Jason Howerton
Dallas, TX

Jason Howerton is the senior editor for IJR and is based out of Dallas, Texas. He joined the company in 2016 after serving as the managing editor at TheBlaze. He is obsessed with telling unique stories that resonate with small town Americans that are...more

Broward Deputy Caught Sleeping on the Job Outside Parkland High School — And It Gets Worse
By - 3 days ago
A Broward County sheriff’s deputy has been suspended indefinitely after he was allegedly caught sleeping in his patrol car outside Mar...
Pissed Off Parents Tear Into 'Near-Silent' School Board After Students Are Suspended for Gun Photo
By - 4 days ago
Parents packed into the Lacey Board of Education meeting in Lacey Township, New Jersey, on Monday to confront board members after thre...
Ex-Obama Campaign Director: It's 'Unfair' Facebook Let Us 'Ingest Entire Social Network of US'
By - 5 days ago
A former Obama campaign official lit up the internet on Monday after claiming that Facebook allowed them to mine massive amounts of Fa...
Ex-Obama Campaign Director Drops Bombshell Claim on Facebook: 'They Were on Our Side'
By - 5 days ago
A former Obama campaign official is claiming that Facebook knowingly allowed them to mine massive amounts of Facebook data — more than...
EMS Responds to Two More Reported Explosions in Austin After 3 Previous Blasts
By - 5 days ago
Officials in Austin, Texas, responded to two more reported explosions on Sunday night.Austin-Travis County EMS confirmed “two pati...
Police Confiscate Man's Firearms, Ammo for First Time Under Florida's New Gun Control Laws
By - 5 days ago
Police in Broward County, Florida, seized a man’s firearms and ammunition under Florida’s new gun control laws that permit gun confisc...
County Sues Texas Man for Challenging Their Gun Ban — It Just Backfired on Them
By - 5 days ago
A Texas man found himself in a legal battle with Waller County, Texas, after he challenged a local gun ban that he claimed was unconst...
Read Jaw-Dropping Statement Ex-FBI No. 2 Andrew McCabe Released After He Was Fired
By - 7 days ago
Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe released a blistering statement on Friday night after he was fired by Attorney General Jeff S...
AG Jeff Sessions Fires Ex-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe Just Days Before He Retires
By - 7 days ago
Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced on Friday that he has fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe — just days before he was set t...
HS Students Punished for Posting Photo of Themselves Shooting Legal Guns at Gun Range
By - 8 days ago
Two high school students in Lacey Township, New Jersey, say they were punished for “disrupting the school climate” after they posted a...
Ohio Student Suspended for Refusing to Leave Classroom During Gun Control Walkout
By - 8 days ago
A high school student in Hilliard, Ohio, didn’t want to pick sides in the contentious gun debate surrounding Wednesday’s “National Wal...
Student With Anti-NRA Sign Goes Viral — Because of Painfully Ironic Message on Her Sweatshirt
By - 8 days ago
A photo of a student supposedly protesting the NRA during Wednesday’s so-called “National Walkout” was going viral — but only because...
New Video of Parkland Shooting Shows Actions of Deputy Accused of Being a 'Coward'
By - 9 days ago
Surveillance video captured outside of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School during the Parkland massacre was released on Thursday, off...
Sheriff Finally Releases Video Captured Outside School During Parkland Massacre
By - 9 days ago
On Thursday, the Broward County Sheriff's Office released the unedited surveillance video captured outside of Marjory Stoneman Douglas...
Student Leaves Class for 'National Walkout Day' — Looks Around and Realizes He's All Alone
By - 9 days ago
A high school student in Wilson, North Carolina, decided to leave class on Wednesday to take part in the so-called “National Walkout D...
Armed Thugs Jump From Second Story to Escape Would-Be Victim: 'I Shot Him...Then I Got My Other Gun'
By - 10 days ago
A man in Jacksonville, Florida, found himself in a deadly serious scenario when two armed men forced their way into his home and put a...
World Renowned Physicist Stephen Hawking Dead at Age 76
By - 10 days ago
World famous physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76.Hawking’s children confirmed his death and it was reported that h...
Second Explosion Rocks Austin Hours After Deadly Blast Killed Teenager — Third in Past Two Weeks
By - 12 days ago
Police responded to reports of a second explosion in Austin, Texas, on Monday and are trying to determine if the incidents are connect...
Country Star Tim McGraw Collapses Onstage During Concert in Ireland
By - 12 days ago
Country music superstar Tim McGraw collapsed onstage Sunday night during a concert in Dublin, Ireland, leaving fans terrified.McGr...
Trump Made a Big Promise to Israeli PM Netanyahu in Private Meeting — It Just Leaked
By - 12 days ago
President Donald Trump reportedly promised Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that he will withdraw the U.S. from the controver...
Trump Says He Really Wants to 'Beat' Oprah in 2020: 'I Know Her Weakness'
By - 12 days ago
President Donald Trump said he really hopes Oprah runs against him in 2020 because he knows her “weakness.”Trump made the comments...
Obama's Intel Chief Gave 'Clearly Erroneous' Testimony to Congress — He's About to Get Away With It
By - 12 days ago
In March 2013, then-intelligence chief James Clapper provided “clearly erroneous” testimony to Congress about mass surveillance. On Mo...
Parkland Student Creates Armbands to Push Gun Control, Sparking Controversial Nazi Comparisons
By - 13 days ago
In the aftermath of the Parkland, Florida, high school massacre, several students have become gun control activists with the goal of i...
Police Officers Pulled From NYC Schools After Parkland Massacre — And Parents Are Pissed
By - 13 days ago
Less than a month after a gunman opened fire on a high school in Parkland, Florida, New York City has reportedly removed the remaining...