FROM Neil Patel
RNC in Hot Water over Saucy Club Expenses A group called the "Young Eagles" spent $2000 of Republican Party money at Voyeur, a nightclub in West Hollywood, California. Turns out that was the wrong place to recruit a new generation of voters. Neil Patel, former chief policy advisor to Vice President Dick Cheney, is publisher of The Daily Caller , the Republican answer to The Huffington Post.
Mixed Messages from US diplomats on the new hard line on Syria Since President Trump's surprise retaliation against Syria's use of chemical weapons, Bashar al-Assad has used the same airport to launch conventional attacks on his own people. It's not clear what the US, its allies — or Vladimir Putin's Russia -- plan to do now.