Bre Payton
Bre Payton
Bre Payton, Staff Writer
Bre Payton is staff writer for The Federalist. She has written on subjects ranging from Kanye West to Supreme Court rulings, to 2016 and breaking news. She has appeared on Fox News, MSNBC, CNN, NPR, BBC World News, among others, and her work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Daily Signal, and WORLD Magazine, to name a few. She previously worked as a reporter for and received her degree in Political Journalism from Patrick Henry College. She is based in Washington, DC and can be contacted at [email protected] Follow her on Twitter at @Bre_Payton.
Former Atlanta Fire Chief Awarded $1.2 Million For Being Fired After Expressing Christian Views Of Marriage

The City of Atlanta will pay its former fire chief Kelvin Cochran $1.2 million for firing him after he wrote a Bible study that expressed the Christian view of marriage as between a man and woman.

Elon Musk Has Reached A Settlement, But Tesla’s Troubles Are Far From Over

Tesla has been plagued with production and delivery delays. Sticker prices are slated to go up when government subsidies dry out. It’s no wonder the company has never turned an annual profit.

Cherokee Nation Blasts Elizabeth Warren For DNA Stunt: ‘Inappropriate And Wrong’

‘Using a DNA test to lay claim to any connection to the Cherokee Nation or any tribal nation, even vaguely, is inappropriate and wrong. . . Warren is undermining tribal interests with her continued claims of tribal heritage.’

Mike Pompeo: U.S. Will Cut Off Aid To Syria Until Iranian-Backed Troops Leave

‘If Syria doesn’t ensure the total withdraw of Iranian-backed troops it will not receive one single dollar from the United States.’

WATCH: Man Steals And Destroys Pro-Life Signs At Indiana University

In a newly released video, a young man is seen destroying and trying to steal pro-life signs at Indiana University.

Eric Holder To Democrats: ‘When They Go Low, We Kick Them’

Barack Obama’s former attorney general Eric Holder told a crowd over the weekend that Democrats should ‘kick’ Republicans.

Melania Trump Speaks Out: Accusers ‘Need To Have Really Hard Evidence’

In an interview with ABC News that airs on Friday, First Lady Melania Trump says women accusing men of sexual assault must have ‘hard evidence’ to prove their claim.

Watch Hillary Clinton Call For Liberals To Abandon Civility Until They Retake Congress

‘You cannot be civil with a political party that wants to destroy what you stand for, what you care about.’

Nikki Haley Resigns As UN Ambassador, Says She’s Not Running In 2020

Nikki Haley has announced she will be stepping down from her role as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations during a sit-down with President Trump. 

How Jane Austen Pulled Off A Feat Of Genius In ‘Northanger Abbey’

In her satirical take on Gothic fiction, Austen pokes fun at some of the overwrought conventions prevalent at the time, but is careful not to condemn the genre as a whole.

14 Completely Insane Reactions To Brett Kavanaugh’s Confirmation

Liberals are losing their minds over Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court on Saturday. Here’s some of the best.

Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed To The Supreme Court

McConnell: ‘This is the chamber in which the politics of intimidation and personal destruction do not win the day.’

One Year In, Me Too Hasn’t Made Me Feel Any Safer Or More Empowered To Speak Out

The way Christine Blasey Ford and other women have been treated demonstrates the Me Too movement is no longer about justice, but about political vengeance. 

Watch This Man Roundhouse Kick A Young, Pro-Life Woman

During a demonstration, a man roundhouse kicked a pro-life woman on Sunday because he didn’t like what she had to say about abortion.

Five-Year-Old Allegedly Sexually Assaulted In School Bathroom Because Of Secret Transgender Policy

When Pascha Thomas complained her five-year-old daughter had been sexually assaulted by a male classmate who identifies as female, she found herself the subject of an investigation.

GOP Senate Candidates Gain Traction In Key States Following Kavanaugh Testimony

Republican candidates in key Senate races are closing in on or beating their Democratic opponents following Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s testimony last Thursday. 

Democrat Congressional Staffer Arrested For Allegedly Doxxing GOP Senators

U.S. Capitol Police arrested a 27-year-old man working as an intern for a Democratic congresswoman, for allegedly doxxing three Republican senators. 

Harvard Poll: 60 Percent Want Kavanaugh Confirmed If FBI Finds No Corroborating Evidence

Sixty percent of Americans support Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court if the FBI finds no additional evidence to support his accuser’s claims.

Poll: Majority Of North Dakota Women, Independents Support Kavanaugh

Fifty percent of women and fifty-one percent of independent voters polled said they support Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court.

Sex-Crimes Prosecutor Details 12 Massive Inconsistencies In Kavanaugh Accuser’s Story

‘I do not think that a reasonable prosecutor would bring this case based on the evidence before the Committee.’