Bre Payton
Bre Payton
Bre Payton, Staff Writer

Bre Payton was a staff writer for The Federalist. She wrote on subjects ranging from Kanye West to Supreme Court rulings, to 2016 and breaking news. She appeared on Fox News, MSNBC, CNN, NPR, BBC World News, among others, and her work was featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Daily Signal, and WORLD Magazine, to name a few. She had also worked as a reporter for and received her degree in Political Journalism from Patrick Henry College.

Jeff Sessions Resigns As Attorney General

Jeff Sessions resigned from his role as U.S. attorney general in a letter sent to the White House on Wednesday.

WATCH: Jim Acosta Physically Prevents Female WH Staffer From Giving Microphone To Another Reporter At Presser

Acosta physically prevented a female White House staffer from taking away the microphone after President Trump told him to stop talking.

WATCH: Joy Behar Claims Democrats Lost Senate Races Due To Gerrymandering

Joy Behar said Democrats lost key senate races because of gerrymandering in a segment on ABC’s ‘The View’ Wednesday morning.

Republicans Ron DeSantis, Rick Scott Win Big In Florida

Republican candidate Ron DeSantis has defeated Democrat Andrew Gillum to become the next governor of Florida. 

Republican Josh Hawley To Become U.S. Senator, Beating Claire McCaskill

Republican candidate Josh Hawley defeated Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill to become a U.S. senator for Missouri Tuesday. 

Sen. Joe Manchin Snags Re-Election Victory In West Virginia

Sen. Joe Manchin has snagged a re-election victory in West Virginia, beating Republican Attorney General Patrick Morrisey. 

Before Snapping A Selfie Inside A Voting Booth, Read This To Avoid Legal Trouble

If you can’t control your compulsive desire to virtue signal to others on the Internet, here’s what you need to know before snapping that selfie. 

This Battered Women’s Shelter Is Being Investigated For Turning Away A Drunk, Injured Man

A battered women’s shelter in Anchorage, Alaska, is being investigated because it didn’t allow a drunk man to sleep in the same room as women. 

Priyanka Chopra’s Dress Controversy Shows Why Me Too Is Out Of Control

Actress Priyanka Chopra’s upcoming nuptials to Nick Jonas have taken up a lot of column inches lately. To her bridal shower, she wore a dress designed by Harvey Weinstein’s estranged wife, and the Internet lost it. 

More Voters Blame Media Than Trump For Political Division

More Americans think members of the news media are to blame for political divisions than President Donald Trump is, according to a new poll.

Political Hack Alert: Former FBI Head James Comey Is Donating To Democrats

When he’s not busy posting angsty photos on Instagram or hawking his self-serving memoir, former FBI director James Comey has been giving money to Democrats running for Congress. 

Jon Stewart: Trump Exploits Journalists’ Narcissism To Play Them For Fools

‘I think that journalists have taken it personally. … He baits them. And they dive in.’

CNN Anchor Don Lemon: Stop Demonizing People, And Also White Men Are Terrorists

‘There is no travel ban on them. There is no white guy ban. So what do we do about that?’

Georgia’s Democratic Candidate For Governor Calls For Banning AR-15s

‘I do not believe like weapons of mass destruction like the AR-15 belong in civilian hands.’

Left-Wing Actor Vows ‘Blood In The Streets’ If Democrats Lose Midterms

At an awards show Sunday night, character actor James Cromwell said there will be ‘blood in the streets’ if Democrats don’t stop President Trump.

Hillary Clinton: Yes, I Might Run For President Again In 2020

During a Q&A at an event over the weekend, former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton wouldn’t rule out running for president again in 2020.

What We Know About The Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting So Far

A gunman killed 11 people attending services at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburg on Saturday. 

What We Know About The Suspected Package Bomb Sender So Far

Relatives and co-workers describe the suspect, a former male stripper, as a ‘lost soul’ who ‘lived like a gypsy.’

$2 Million Art Above Homeless Tent Encampment Highlights DC’s Problems

Washington D.C. taxpayers are footing the bill for a $2 million light installation under bridges where sidewalks are lined with tents. 

Michael Avenatti: Dem Nominee In 2020 Needs To Be A White Male Because Their Arguments ‘Carry More Weight’

‘When you have a white male making the arguments, they carry more weight.’