Mollie Hemingway
Mollie Hemingway
Mollie Hemingway, Senior Editor
Mollie Ziegler Hemingway is a senior editor at The Federalist. A longtime journalist, her work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, the Guardian, the Washington Post, CNN, National Review, GetReligion, Ricochet, Christianity Today, Federal Times, Radio & Records and many other publications. Mollie was a 2004 recipient of a Phillips Foundation Journalism Fellowship. Reach her at [email protected]
10 Takeaways From Glenn Simpson’s Fusion GPS Senate Testimony

Sen. Dianne Feinstein released a semi-redacted transcript of testimony Fusion GPS co-founder Glenn Simpson gave to the Senate Judiciary Committee on August 22, 2017.

Treat ‘Mental Health’ Talk Against Trump Like The Coup Attempt It Is

‘Many lawyer groups have actually volunteered, on their own, to file for a court paper to ensure that the security staff will cooperate with us. But we have declined, since this will really look like a coup…’

Federal Judge Obliterates Fusion GPS’ Attempt To Hide Info From Investigators

In Fusion GPS’ vague telling, they’ve been nothing but forthright with congressional investigative committees, which came as news to those committees.

Media Fail To Cover GOP Oversight Of FBI, Claim They’re Acting In Secret

Media need to pay better attention to reality instead of getting routinely duped by multiple sources peddling false information.

8 Worst Defenses Of FBI Agent’s Anti-Trump ‘Insurance Policy’ Texts

How do the media handle dramatic updates that counter their narrative? This week, text messages sent by Peter Strzok, a chief investigator of the Clinton and Russia collusion probes, were released to Congress.

Trump Admin To Remove Climate Change From List Of National Security Threats

The National Security Strategy to be released on Monday will emphasize the importance of balancing energy security with economic development and environmental protection.

18 Questions CNN Needs To Answer After Getting Busted For Fake News

CNN promoted its latest breathless report purporting to show collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. CNN has been extremely invested in the narrative of collusion for the last year.

Calling Pence A Liar While Protecting Warren Is Why People Hate Media

So Mike Pence is a lying liar for saying a totally anodyne true thing. But when Elizabeth Warren says a thing there’s no evidence for and no one can prove, media rushes to justify and obfuscate.

Media Are Wrong To Say Trump’s ‘Pocahontas’ Insult Of Warren Is Racist

These are not insults of Native Americans, but of people falsely claiming to be Native Americans. And one need not be that smart to understand that.

This Year’s Starbucks Christmas Cup Controversy Is The Most Fake Yet

This year, the entirety of the evidence for this New York Times article appears to be — and I’m completely serious — a single tweet by someone with 16 followers as of press time.

5 Takeaways On Virginia’s Election Sweep For Democrats

The amount of effort that went into this is huge. Everything went Democrats’ way in the 2017 election in Virginia.

Politico Hides Fusion GPS Employment Of Key Source

There’s just one approach you have to take if you’re a member of the media: undying fealty to Robert Mueller, no questions asked. Democracy dies in darkness, as we all know.

7 Takeaways From Mueller’s Charges In Russia Collusion Probe

Are the indictments against Paul Manafort and Rick Gates a huge deal? Is Trump on course to be impeached? It depends on who you ask and may take some time to determine.

Here Are The 10 Most Important Reported Claims About The Steele Dossier On Russia

There’s a lot of misinformation swirling about that shoddy dossier on Trump and Russia compiled by Christopher Steele. Here’s what’s actually been reported on the matter.

Russia-Obsessed Media Shocked To Discover Facts About Russia Stories That Discredit Their Narrative

Journalists can’t push a Russia collusion narrative for a year then go silent because it turns out Russians paid a shady opposition research firm that happens to employ a bunch of their close friends.

Mitch McConnell’s Case For Controlling Republican Nominees Is Either Clueless Or Disingenuous

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he’s backing establishment politicos because that’s how to keep ‘a governing majority.’ What good has that been?

Trump Renders Media Blind To All But Chaos

Before you accept the supposed consensus amplified by a compliant media about chaos and disaster, consider whether the White House’s week was really one of failure or success.

Rep. Steve Scalise Survives Assassination Attempt To Destroy Chuck Todd

Chuck Todd had a hard time accepting that Rep. Steve Scalise is unwilling to abandon his principles after being shot on a baseball field for holding those principles.

New York Times Joins Campaign Against Catholic Judicial Nominee

The New York Times attempts to exculpate the senators who grilled Seventh Circuit juicial nominee Amy Coney Barrett by blaming Barrett for their questions.

5 Quick Takeaways From The Alabama Republican Primary

While this race may not have been much of a referendum on President Trump, there was a bit of a referendum on Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and what he represents to the Republican voter.