Archive for May 20th, 2020

Powell, Mnuchin split on benefits of easing COVID-19 restrictions

on May 20, 2020, 12:07 PM / in National News

By Sylvan Lane |  The Hill Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin warned Tuesday that the economy could suffer long-term damage without further congressional action on the coronavirus pandemic, but differed over how the country and its leaders should tackle that challenge. During a joint virtual appearance before the Senate Banking Committee, Powell and Mnuchin revealed […]

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Facebook & USA Today FactCheckers Censor Amnesty Warnings About Heroes Act

on May 20, 2020, 12:04 PM / in Announcements

Since 2004, Amnesty supporting politicians and power groups have repeatedly falsely claimed their ‘immigration reform,’ Dream Act, temporary worker, and guest worker legislation designed to give illegal immigrants legal status and jobs in America is not Amnesty because they know the Amnesty label has stopped the legislation numerous times! Now Facebook’s alleged ‘fact-checkers’ and USA Today have joined the chorus […]

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Welcome to the Fourth Reich

Welcome to the Fourth Reich

on May 20, 2020, 9:29 AM / in Opinion

“ARE WE STILL IN AMERICA?” by Cherie Zaslawsky, ©2020, RenewAmerica Shortly after World War II ended, Americans were in shock as the horrors of the Holocaust were revealed. But they also took comfort from the fact that nothing like that could ever happen here. Or could it? The plethora of new and ever-changing dictatorial edicts in many states today strikes me as […]

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I’M LAUGHING MY BUNS OFF!

I’M LAUGHING MY BUNS OFF!

on May 20, 2020, 9:28 AM / in Opinion

So let me get this straight — and with a straight face:  The Trump-hating mob of Democrats and Fake Media are now deeply concerned that President Trump is taking Hydroxychloroquine because it might be bad for his health???!  Aren’t these the same jackasses who would jump for joy if Trump were run over by an eighteen-wheeler in the Oval Office?  […]

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Trump administration extends closure of Canada, Mexico borders

Trump administration extends closure of Canada, Mexico borders

on May 20, 2020, 9:23 AM / in International News

The Trump administration on Tuesday extended the closure of the U.S.-Canada and U.S.-Mexico land borders until June 22. “The president has made it clear that we must continue to keep legitimate, commercial trade flowing while limiting those seeking to enter our country for non-essential purposes,” Chad Wolf, the acting secretary of Homeland Security, said in a statement announcing the decision. […]

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Court says New York can’t cancel Democratic primary

on May 20, 2020, 9:11 AM / in State News

The U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday ruled that New York’s Board of Elections can’t call off the presidential primary scheduled for June 23. The ruling will put former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), and several other Democrats back on the ballot even though all but Biden have suspended their campaigns. The board decided in […]

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Senate panel advances Ratcliffe nomination as intelligence chief

Senate panel advances Ratcliffe nomination as intelligence chief

on May 20, 2020, 9:09 AM / in National News

The Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday advanced President Trump’s nomination of Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) to be the next director of national intelligence. The vote was 8-7, along party lines. Ratcliffe faced bipartisan criticism over his propensity toward right-wing conspiracies last year, and Trump eventually withdrew his nomination. Ratcliffe was more dismissive of so-called “deep state” conspiracies during his nomination […]

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All 50 states now starting to reopen economies

All 50 states now starting to reopen economies

on May 20, 2020, 9:06 AM / in National News

Tweak it one way, then tweak it another All 50 states have started reopening their economies and easing coronavirus lockdowns as of Wednesday. Governors and public health officials caution that areas where restrictions are being lifted are at risk of a new wave of infections, however, because the numbers of cases and deaths in the U.S. continue to rise. As […]

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2 dams fail in Michigan, forcing 10,000 evacuations

on May 20, 2020, 8:58 AM / in State News

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer declared a state of emergency in Midland County after two dams breached following heavy rains. Whitmer warned that downtown Midland, a city of 40,000 and the home of Dow Chemical, could be under 9 feet of water by Wednesday afternoon. “If you have a family member or loved one who lives in another part of the […]

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WHO members agree to review coronavirus response

on May 20, 2020, 8:55 AM / in International News

World Health Organization member nations on Tuesday ignored President Trump’s letter demanding “major, substantive improvements” within 30 days, but agreed to conduct an “impartial, independent” review of the WHO’s coronavirus response. Trump threatened in his Monday letter to permanently cut off U.S. funding to the organization, accusing it of failing to do enough to warn the world about the early […]

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Mnuchin warns some economic damage could be permanent unless states reopen

on May 20, 2020, 8:54 AM / in National News

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday that the U.S. economy might suffer “permanent damage” from the coronavirus crisis if states wait too long to let businesses reopen. He said if people remain unemployed for extended periods their careers might never recover. In a joint appearance, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell warned that the economy could […]

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United Nations Claims It’s Politically-Incorrect To Say “Husband” Or “Wife”

United Nations Claims It’s Politically-Incorrect To Say “Husband” Or “Wife”

on May 20, 2020, 8:53 AM / in International News

Authored by Paul Joseph Watson via Summit News, The United Nations has put out a tweet asserting that people shouldn’t use politically incorrect terms like “boyfriend,” “girlfriend,” “husband” and “wife” in order to “help create a more equal world.” “What you say matters. Help create a more equal world by using gender-neutral language if you’re unsure about someone’s gender or […]

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Home Sweet Home

on May 20, 2020, 8:48 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, May 20, 2020. On this date 158 years ago, a wartime U.S. president signed legislation that was of interest to the men under his command. The statute was the Homestead Act of 1862. Designed to open the American West to settlement, it was tailored specifically to help Union Army veterans get a new start in life […]

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As Coronavirus Testing Ramps Up, Labs Struggle To Keep Up

on May 20, 2020, 8:27 AM / in National News

From New York to California, coronavirus testing is expanding, even as wait times for results last days. But states are aggressively pushing to test even more. For example, New York is starting to test nursing home workers twice weekly. But with results taking up to 72 hours, workers might stay in facilities for days without knowing they have the virus. […]

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Are Mandatory Vaccines Coming? (They’ve Already Begun.)

Are Mandatory Vaccines Coming? (They’ve Already Begun.)

on May 20, 2020, 7:47 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  Rebecca Terrell Big Brother has been calling the shots on school kids for decades. Is the next step a mandate for all? Major media assure us that help is on the way. “There are reasons to be optimistic about a coronavirus vaccine,” declares The Guardian, “but it will take time.” Public health officials give a 12- to 18-month window, though […]

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Why Did Fauci Praise Hillary Clinton’s Benghazi Testimony?

Why Did Fauci Praise Hillary Clinton’s Benghazi Testimony?

on May 20, 2020, 7:39 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  Steve Byas “What difference at this point does it make?” Those were the infamous words used by then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during her January 2013 testimony to the U.S. Senate, in response to Senator Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), when he accused the Obama administration, including Clinton, of misleading the American people about what caused the attack on the U.S. […]

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Trevor Loudon on WYAB Radio

on May 20, 2020, 7:27 AM / in Announcements

By Kyle Brown Today at 4pm central time Trevor Loudon will be a guest on WYAB radio. Trevor has done extensive research on the involvement of the Communist Party USA and their front groups, bringing to light their malicious intent to turn America into the Communist utopia of equal misery! You can visit his website here at https://keywiki.org/Main_Page. He is an […]

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These Nashville attorneys fought for marriage equality at the Supreme Court, in their United Methodist church

on May 20, 2020, 6:58 AM / in Religion, State News

The United Methodist Church has been preyed on from the heretic on the left for years because they were considered weak in their faith at times. Even a few of their own ministers fell from grace over the issue. Why might you ask? We suspect it is because as a church some feel they can save mankind from the depths […]

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Two Brothers

Two Brothers

on May 20, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Once upon a time, two brothers who lived on adjoining farms fell into conflict. It was the first serious rift in 40 years of farming side by side, sharing machinery and trading labor and goods as needed without a hitch. Then the long collaboration fell apart. It began with a small misunderstanding and it grew into a major difference, and […]

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May 20th in History

May 20th in History

on May 20, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

May 20 is the 140th day of the year (141st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 225 days remaining until the end of the year Holidays Christian feast day: Abercius and Helena Alcuin of York Aurea of Ostia Austregisilus Baudilus Bernardino of Siena Ivo of Chartres Lucifer of Cagliari Sanctan May 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Day of […]

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