Shawn Fleetwood
Shawn Fleetwood
Shawn Fleetwood

Shawn Fleetwood is an intern at The Federalist and a student at the University of Mary Washington, where he plans to major in Political Science and minor in Journalism. He also serves as a state content writer for Convention of States Action. Follow him on Twitter @ShawnFleetwood

Washington Post Reporter Pushes False Info About Gov. Ron DeSantis’s Response To Surfside Collapse

Washington Post reporter Hannah Dreier published a series of inaccurate tweets accusing Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis of fumbling the state’s response to the recent building collapse in the town of Surfside.

Joe Biden Conflates Tuskegee Airman With Tuskegee Syphilis Study

‘The reason why it’s been harder to get African Americans, initially, to get vaccinated because they are used to being experimented on — the Tuskegee Airmen and others,’ Biden said.

Pennsylvania House Republicans Advance Bill To Ban Vaccine Passports

Republicans in the Pennsylvania House cleared a bill Wednesday seeking to outlaw the use of COVID-19 vaccine passports by state public entities.

Beijing ‘Foreign Collusion’ Crackdown Puts Hong Kong’s Last Pro-Freedom Newspaper On Brink Of Collapse

Hong Kong’s last pro-democracy newspaper, Apple Daily, may close later this week following a crackdown on press freedoms by the city’s Beijing-appointed government.

Democrats Try to Blame LGBT Parade Death On Ron DeSantis And Fail Miserably

Left-wing activists and reporters were quick to blame Gov. Ron DeSantis for an automobile accident as an act of anti-LGBT ‘terrorism’ before the facts came out.

Joe Rogan: Emily Jashinsky Was ‘Really Good’ As ‘Rising’ Co-Host

Federalist culture editor Emily Jashinksy got a shoutout from Joe Rogan, who praised her recent work as co-host of The Hill’s daily news show ‘Rising.’

217 House Democrats Torpedo Bill Prohibiting Corporate Cooperation With Chinese Slave Labor

The legislation rejected by Democrats also sought to apply sanctions to businesses involved with the creation or providing of technology or assistance for mass surveillance in Xinjiang.

Gov. Doug Ducey Bans Arizona Universities From Forcing COVID Vaccines On Students

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey issued an executive order Tuesday that would prohibit public universities from requiring students to receive a COVID-19 vaccine or punishing students for not taking it.

China Sends Dozens Of Fighter Jets Into Taiwan’s Airspace

The Chinese military sent a record number of military aircraft into Taiwan’s air defense zone on Tuesday, making it the largest show of force by the communist nation to date.

New Polling Shows Virginia Governor’s Race Is A Dead Heat

New polling on the Virginia gubernatorial race shows Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin locked in virtual tie.

North Carolina Legislature Passes Bill To Ban Down Syndrome Abortions

The bill now heads to the desk of Gov. Roy Cooper, a Democrat who is expected to veto the measure, according to the Associated Press.

New Watchdog Report Shatters The Left’s ‘Photo Op’ Lie About Trump Clearing Rioters In Lafayette Park

Park Police did not learn of Trump’s interest in surveying the area until hours after the agency had already made plans to clear the area to put up new fencing.

Biden Revokes Trump-Era Bans On Chinese-Owned Tiktok, WeChat

Biden on Wednesday revoked a series of Trump-era executive orders that sought to ban Chinese-owned apps such as TikTok and WeChat.

Iowa Latest State to Ban Critical Race Theory in Public Schools

Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds signed legislation Tuesday that would ban the teaching of critical race theory (CRT) in Iowa public schools and universities.

Sen. Rick Scott Introduces Bill To Ban Vaccine Passports For Domestic Flights

‘The federal government has no business requiring travelers to turn over their personal medical information to catch a flight,’ said Sen. Rick Scott.

Historian Falsely Claims The Second Amendment Was Created To Protect Slavery

The goal isn’t merely to just falsify our history, but to do so in a way that breeds further division within the country.

Fauci Colluded With Mark Zuckerberg On Facebook COVID-19 ‘Information Hub,’ Emails Show

Dr. Anthony Fauci colluded with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on distributing government-approved information on COVID-19 across the social media platform. In a series of March 2020 Read Full Article >

The Teachers Union Keeping Schools Shut Down Is Funding Virginia’s Democrat Candidate For Governor

Terry McAuliffe accepted $25,000 from the American Federation of Teachers, a union that lobbied throughout the pandemic to keep schools closed.

China’s ‘Vaccine Diplomacy’ Is Aimed At Crippling Taiwan

China is using its access to COVID-19 vaccines as a political tool to coerce several Latin American countries into cutting off official diplomatic ties with Taiwan.

Senate Committee Just Advanced A Biden Intelligence Nominee Who Worked For CCP Lapdog Huawei

Christopher Fonzone, who previously worked in the Obama administration, has admitted to conducting legal work on behalf of Chinese tech giant Huawei.