Author: Mona Salama

#MonaLog: Insider Reporting of the 2016 Presidential Race

Welcome to the first #MonaLog - a PolitiChick Insider's glimpse into the 2016 Presidential race.

Vegas GOP Debate Showdown: Rubio vs. Cruz & Bush vs. Trump

The GOP debate on CNN ultimately came down to two tag fights: Cruz vs. Rubio and Trump vs. Bush.

Highlights From Republican Jewish Coalition Presidential Forum

13 out of 14 Republican presidential hopefuls took the stage on Thursday at the Jewish Coalition Presidential Forum.

Ted Cruz at RJC Forum: “Our Enemies Are at War With Us”

Speaking at the RJC Forum in D.C., Sen. Ted Cruz had strong words to say about the lack of leadership and strength regarding Islamic terrorism.

Seven Republican Candidates Discuss Faith & National Security Over Thanksgiving Table in Iowa

Seven Republican presidential candidates met at the “Presidential Family Forum” hosted by the Iowa evangelical Christian group The Family Leader.

Hillary Clinton Lays Out Strategy to Defeat ISIS in NYC

In an effort to appear strong on national defense, Hillary Clinton held a press conference in NYC laying out plans to 'defeat ISIS'.

Bobby Jindal Ends His 2016 Presidential Run

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal abruptly ended his long-shot bid for the Republican presidential nomination declaring, “This is not my time."

The Real Reason Rousey Lost Her First Ever UFC Match? It’s Political.

Soon after delving into politics, Ronda Rousey lost her first UFC Match. Could it be she got Bern'd?

FOX Business GOP Debate Was Actually a Debate

Tuesday night's FOX Business GOP Debate was the first that actually allowed viewers to get to know the candidates instead of the moderators.

Quentin Tarantino’s War on Police Officers

Police officers and supporters across America have called for a boycott of Quentin Tarantino. Will he apologize for calling them murderers?

Democrat Lovefest (aka MSNBC Forum)

The only thing missing after the lovefest billed as the MSNBC Democrat Forum was a cigarette.

Donald Trump Debuts New Book ‘Crippled America’

Real Estate mogul Donald Trump is out promoting his new book, “Crippled America,” launching his book tour from his Manhattan skyscraper in New York City.

Mayor DeBlasio Uses NYPD “Sea of Blue” Funeral to Preach Gun Control

For the fourth time in just 11 short months, a sea of Blue gathered to say their final goodbye to yet another NYPD officer.

Biggest Loser of CNBC’s GOP Debate: CNBC

CNBC lost the GOP Debate by a landslide.

Ted Cruz Ramps up Campaign in Iowa with 100 Days left

Ted Cruz crisscrossed Iowa on a five-stop campaign event swing through the state as he continues to build a strong support amongst Republican voters.

NYPD Officer Killed in Line of Duty

Officer Holder is the 4th NYPD officer killed in the line of duty in just ten short months.

Six GOP Hopefuls Hit Texas in Race for White House

The race for the White House came to Texas as six Republican hopefuls made their appeal to thousands of evangelicals at Prestonwood Baptist Church.

The Hillary & Bernie Show (aka The First Democrat Debate)

Hillary went all in & won the pot in Vegas at the first Democrat Presidential Debate.