Julie Kelly

About Julie Kelly

Julie Kelly is a senior contributor to American Greatness.

James and the Giant Impeachment

For those concerned that former FBI Director James Comey is suffering from early dementia, have no fear: His memory returned with a vengeance during a Sunday night interview with MSNBC host Nicolle Wallace. On Friday, under questioning by House Judiciary Committee members, Comey answered, “I don’t know,” “I don’t recall,” or “I don’t

By | 2018-12-12T09:26:44+00:00 December 11th, 2018|

Will the Leakers in the Flynn Case Escape Justice?

Two years ago this month, the set-up of Lt. General Michael Flynn began. And now that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has recommended the lightest sentence possible for Flynn’s crime of lying to the FBI in 2017, Americans are reminded that the real criminals—top officials at our nation's most trusted agencies—have yet to be

By | 2018-12-09T22:04:51+00:00 December 9th, 2018|

NeverTrump Groups Profit from Left-Wing Philanthropist’s Cash

Just in time for the holidays, a group of philanthropic leaders released a joint statement urging Americans to support what they view as one the country’s most urgent needs: The need to protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller. “In the United States of America, the rule of law is paramount,” they write. “No one

By | 2018-12-04T23:20:39+00:00 December 3rd, 2018|

The Incorrigible Mr. Comey

As I wrote last week, the Republican Congress largely has failed to hold accountable the masterminds behind the biggest political scandal in U.S. history: The unprecedented weaponization of our law enforcement and intelligence apparatus to spy on a presidential campaign and sabotage an incoming administration.The man primarily responsible for executing the scheme, former FBI

By | 2018-11-28T22:28:32+00:00 November 29th, 2018|

Conservatives, Don’t Quit Twitter

If you are someone on the political Right who might quit Twitter because it just banned Jesse Kelly, here’s my plea: Don’t. After the shocking news spread Sunday night that Twitter had deplatormed the conservative influencer for unknown reasons, some conservatives are threatening to leave the social media site. Glenn Reynolds, a.k.a. Instapundit,

By | 2018-11-27T22:16:42+00:00 November 26th, 2018|

There Is No ‘Surge’ in White Supremacy

This has been a particularly violent year for Republicans across the country. Candidates were assaulted and Republican campaign offices were vandalized. U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and his wife were chased out of a restaurant; Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) and his family were harassed by Democratic activists and reporters up until Election Day.

By | 2018-11-18T17:21:37+00:00 November 19th, 2018|

NeverTrump’s Billionaire Leftist Benefactors

Just hours after Jeff Sessions resigned as attorney general last Wednesday at the president’s behest, #TheResistance found its newest target for destruction: Sessions’ interim replacement, Matthew Whitaker.Negative coverage about the acting attorney general has dominated national publications and cable news outlets. Reporters have portrayed Whitaker as a Trump lackey, a crackpot, and an “attack

By | 2018-11-14T01:11:32+00:00 November 14th, 2018|

Democrats Will Investigate, Not Legislate

In a column published the day after the election, former Pennsylvania governor Ed Rendell warned his fellow Democrats to proceed cautiously after winning the House of Representatives. “Our most fervent supporters hope that we will use our newly found control to investigate almost everything that the Trump administration has done,” he wrote. “Though

By | 2018-11-08T22:09:58+00:00 November 9th, 2018|

Nunes Wins, Democrats Lose a Top-Tier Grudge Race

There were a handful of prolific Republicans who the Left really wanted to defeat on Tuesday: Senator Ted Cruz (they didn't), Rep. Ron DeSantis (they didn't), Rep. Steve King (they didn't) and Rep. Devin Nunes (they didn't). Nunes became a target of the Left and some anti-Trump Republicans for his unwavering leadership in exposing the

By | 2018-11-07T09:52:53+00:00 November 7th, 2018|