Tristan Justice
Tristan Justice
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Tristan Justice is a staff writer at The Federalist focusing on the 2020 presidential campaigns. He has also written for The Washington Examiner and The Daily Signal. Tristan graduated from George Washington University where he majored in political science and minored in journalism. Follow him on Twitter at @JusticeTristan or contact him at [email protected]
Kamala Harris Unveils Criminal Justice Plan That Reverses Her Record On Crime

The plan unveiled on Monday is a sharp reversal from what Sen. Kamala Harris has previously stood for as an aggressive prosecutor.

Mark Sanford Announces Primary Challenge Against Trump

Former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford officially entered the 2020 presidential race Sunday, while President Trump holds between a 80-90 percent support level among Republican voters in primary states.

What San Francisco’s Declaration Of The NRA As A Terrorist Group Says About America Today

In declaring the NRA a ‘domestic terrorist group,’ San Francisco’s leaders have shed further light on where extreme politics have taken the country.

Pete Buttigieg: Life Begins At Breath

Pete Buttigieg claimed Friday that human life begins at breath, warranting abortion of a child at anytime prior to a newborn baby taking its first inhale.

Marianne Williamson Gets It Right — Stop Mocking Thoughts And Prayers

While Democrats mock the “thoughts and prayers” offered in the aftermath of the latest mass shooting in Texas, Marianne Williamson stands out from the crowd, criticizing elitist “mockery” of sincerely held religious beliefs.

Why Marianne Williamson’s Message Of Love And Unity Is What America Needs

2020 Democratic White House hopeful and self-help author Marianne Williamson has a point: America needs more love, now more than ever.

Harris Joins Anti-Fracking Crowd In 2020 Field During CNN Climate Change Town Hall

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) endorsed a federal ban on hydraulic fracturing during CNN’s seven-hour town hall event on climate change Wednesday.

Trump Appointee Reinstated After False Accusation Of Anti-Semitism

Leif Olson, a senior official in the U.S. Department of Labor who resigned last week after being wrongfully accused of anti-Semitism by Bloomberg News, was reinstated Wednesday.

By Executive Order, Michigan Becomes First State To Ban Flavored Electronic Cigarettes

Michigan’s Democrat Gov. Gretchen Whitmer invoked her executive authority Wednesday to make her state the first to ban sales of flavored e-cigarettes.

Ron Wyden: Mark Zuckerberg Should Face Prison Time For Privacy Lapses

U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) suggested that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg should face jail time for his company’s mishandling of user data.

Bloomberg Reporter Who Attacked Trump Appointee Over Facebook Sarcasm Made Racial Joke On Twitter

In 2013, Bloomberg’s Ben Penn tweeted that a Popeye’s-themed birthday cake made for a black man was not racist unless watermelon was featured as a side.

Under Media, Democrat Pressure, Walmart To Pull Handguns And Ammunition From Stores

Several Democratic presidential candidates have called for Walmart to end gun sales altogether in the wake of the El Paso shooting.

Bloomberg Attacks Trump Official For Mocking Anti-Semite

Bloomberg News said Leif Olson, policy adviser at the Department of Labor, made antisemitic comments, when, in fact, he was mocking antisemitic views.

In His Crusade For Gun Control, Beto O’Rourke Gets The Facts Wrong About Shootings

While endorsing federal gun confiscation on the trail, O’Rourke has made several major mischaracterizations about guns in America.

Mark Sanford Delays Announcement On Possible Presidential Run

Former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford, who had said he would decide whether to run by Labor Day, told the Post and Courier that he is focused on Hurricane Dorian at the moment.

The Biden Gaffe Machine: A Running List Of Joe Biden’s Best Slip-Ups

Biden has done little to shake doubts about his sharpness and age after the first set of Democratic debates in June, during which he appeared forgetful and frail. Some things never change.

Republican Primary Challengers To Trump Circulate, Mostly On Twitter

Mark Sanford is traveling in Iowa this week for a possible presidential run, joining two other candidates challenging the president in the GOP primary.

Grassley: Comey’s ‘Self-Serving Abuses Of Power’ Did ‘Great Harm’ To FBI

‘This behavior is especially unbecoming of public servants who cultivate an appearance of honesty, integrity and transparency,’ Grassley said of revelations inside a new inspector general report.

The September Debate Is Set To Be A Discussion Of Who Can Hand Out The Most Free Stuff

In a race where progressives have dominated the top-tier field of candidates, few moderates qualified for the September debate.

Kirsten Gillibrand Ended Her Presidential Candidacy Today

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) announced she is ending her presidential campaign after failing to qualify for the third Democratic debate.