Post New Article

Leftie James Murdoch Resigns from News
Corporation, the Parent Company of FOX
News Over “Differences in Editorial Content”

Original Article

Posted By: Imright, 7/31/2020 8:51:10 PM

James Murdoch tendered his resignation from the Board of Directors of News Corporation, the parent company of FOX News. Rubert Murdoch stepped down as the CEO of FOX in June 2011 and handed the reins over to his son James. James Murdoch’s wife Kathryn Murdoch is an outspoken leftist who works for the Clinton Climate Initiative. The resignation went into effect today. (Copy of Resignation Letter) has more on the resignation. In a filing to US regulators, he said he also disagreed with

Post Reply

Reply 1 - Posted by: voxpopuli 7/31/2020 9:01:20 PM (No. 496204)
23 people like this.

Reply 2 - Posted by: JL80863 7/31/2020 9:05:16 PM (No. 496207)
Don't let the door....
72 people like this.

Reply 3 - Posted by: John C 7/31/2020 9:07:18 PM (No. 496209)
Is he the one that gave Biden 1.2 million? Hope it wasn't corporate money.
52 people like this.

Reply 4 - Posted by: stablemoney 7/31/2020 9:12:31 PM (No. 496212)
James wanted fair and balanced to become leftist and biased.
106 people like this.

Reply 5 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 7/31/2020 9:25:59 PM (No. 496217)
Let's hope he takes Paul Ryan, Chris Wallace, Juan Williams, and that Harf babe with him.
180 people like this.

Reply 6 - Posted by: scottj 7/31/2020 9:31:48 PM (No. 496222)
Good riddance to that liberal whelp. Very happy to see him go.
92 people like this.

Reply 7 - Posted by: janjan 7/31/2020 9:32:23 PM (No. 496223)
When your highest rated shows (Tucker and Hannity) are hosted by committed conservatives it doesn’t make financial sense to flip them all to liberal babble. James may be a liberal but he still likes money. This is actually good news.
81 people like this.

Reply 8 - Posted by: Tet Vet 68 7/31/2020 9:37:16 PM (No. 496227)
55 people like this.

Reply 9 - Posted by: Mauigirl 7/31/2020 9:46:40 PM (No. 496228)
Well put #8. It's not about bowling
37 people like this.

Reply 10 - Posted by: RuckusTom 7/31/2020 10:05:58 PM (No. 496244)
He'll just waltz over to a job at CNN or MSNBC.
16 people like this.

Reply 11 - Posted by: bighambone 7/31/2020 10:11:20 PM (No. 496247)
Maybe leaving the door open to hire Barack Obama to run the Fox News Channel?
20 people like this.

Reply 12 - Posted by: BarryNo 7/31/2020 10:46:40 PM (No. 496273)
What we need to find out, is what is taking his place. Could you imagine Obana or Soros in his place? Or Winnie the Pooh, from Chinaland?
18 people like this.

Reply 13 - Posted by: Omen55 8/1/2020 12:07:21 AM (No. 496288)
James: What do you mean FOX wants to make $$$ when we can all get woke! FOX: Go broke somewhere else.
22 people like this.

Reply 14 - Posted by: 24tea@Mag 8/1/2020 12:31:17 AM (No. 496299)
No great loss. Take your 1 billion, the Clintons, Al Gore, the Obama’s, and the Hollywood crowd to China or beyond and clean up their country. Seems the US is making great strides in cleaning up our climate. Hope the Clinton Climate Initiative works better than the help the Clintons gave Haiti years ago.
29 people like this.

Reply 15 - Posted by: Faldo 8/1/2020 2:26:40 AM (No. 496328)
Where would Honest James be without Preet and Diet...?
6 people like this.

Reply 16 - Posted by: Donna M 8/1/2020 7:41:15 AM (No. 496414)
Makes little PW Jimmy look good to his lefty friends. Meanwhile he still has the shares and can control who goes on the board. He can also sell shares, get loans against them, or use dividends if paid to fund lefty causes. Another rumor around is that he will use his wealth to fund lefty media. You change the card deck packaging but still same cards inside.
14 people like this.

Reply 17 - Posted by: Daisymay 8/1/2020 8:16:51 AM (No. 496444)
Since he was the top guy at FOX, I would think the only thing that could make him walk away would be a huge drop in Viewers that has finally been noticed! Also, I would like to #5's list with Donna Brazile and Harold Ford Jr. Two more Democrats we don't need on FOX!
32 people like this.

Reply 18 - Posted by: Jebediah 8/1/2020 8:22:44 AM (No. 496456)
Father Rupert and eldest son Lachlan are basically Conservatives but there are FOUR Murdoch children and the great fear is what will happen after the father evidently dies---which I hope is a long time from now. The Progressives have been at the Gates of Fox News, for example, trying to get rid of Tucker Carlson, and "young reporting staff" have been after the Wall Street Journal to back off on its very balanced Opinion pages..........the Journal said "we are not the New York Times" but the very fact that this was attempted is sort of scary.
17 people like this.

Reply 19 - Posted by: Are You Serious 8/1/2020 8:23:03 AM (No. 496458)
Murdoch was upset that the latest editorial did not brand Trump as a Communist, Fascist, Nazi pedophile, while starting a petition to elevate Joe Biden to sainthood.
15 people like this.

Reply 20 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 8/1/2020 8:36:39 AM (No. 496485)
Good riddance to bad rubbish.
23 people like this.

Reply 21 - Posted by: doctorfixit 8/1/2020 9:09:37 AM (No. 496530)
Get rid of all the Prog-Libs who destroyed Fox and I might start watching again. That means Wallace, Cavuto, Williams, Harf-Barf, Brazile, the female with the horrible nasal voice, etc. All of them.
23 people like this.

Reply 22 - Posted by: petrichor 8/1/2020 9:25:55 AM (No. 496539)
...horrible nasal voice. Would that be Jessica Tarlov? The sore that won't go away?
25 people like this.

Reply 23 - Posted by: starboard 8/1/2020 9:35:19 AM (No. 496549)
This is what happens when you try to fix something that isn't broken. Moreover, when you start losing market share to a new cable network.
15 people like this.

Reply 24 - Posted by: polarbear2 8/1/2020 10:19:40 AM (No. 496599)
#5 Please don't use Her and babe in the same sentence. there's no evidence of babe in that dufus.
11 people like this.

Reply 25 - Posted by: snichols 8/1/2020 12:15:12 PM (No. 496738)
James older brother is the bigger lib lover in the family, and the co-chairman of the Fox board. James seems to have integrity by resigning his seat.
2 people like this.

Reply 26 - Posted by: Lawsy0 8/1/2020 12:25:24 PM (No. 496749)
Cue the music: It's Such a Happy Day, with the Jackie Gleason orchestra.
3 people like this.

Reply 27 - Posted by: NotaBene 8/1/2020 12:37:09 PM (No. 496762)
Subscribing to OANN through the KlowdTV app was surprisingly easy. I took the $58 option for one year but one can also pay $5 per month. Still depend on Fox Business Channel for my daily dose of the great Lou Dobbs.
5 people like this.

Reply 28 - Posted by: rochow 8/1/2020 12:40:23 PM (No. 496766)
Just another Ted Wheeler, ditto the wife. It's amazing when accumulating the gazillions won't do it any longer. The day they give their money to those who need help, and I mean all of it, and they get an honest job on their own, I might even listen to the gibberish they are spouting. Everything they have, do, and whatever school they got into was only because of their parents bank accounts. So shut up, put your money where your mouth is, other than that have a good summer in the Hamptons , let the sun burn out what little brains all of you lefties have!
5 people like this.

Reply 29 - Posted by: Mike6 8/1/2020 12:49:33 PM (No. 496775)
Fox News is they only decent, conservative News Station on TV. We don't need James Murdoch transforming FOX into a second vile Communist CNN New Outlet.
3 people like this.

Reply 30 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 8/1/2020 1:14:20 PM (No. 496795)
Clinton climate initiative? How about the Clinton PRISON initiative? AMF indeed!
4 people like this.

Reply 31 - Posted by: Donna M 8/1/2020 1:26:52 PM (No. 496806)
Mike #29, I would say that Fox is the only one with national and international scope and impact, which is why we the viewers can't let it go full left. Love OANN and Newsmax but they cannot compete. Has anyone here sampled FoxNation, their paid content channel? The impression I get is that it is more conservative.
3 people like this.

Reply 32 - Posted by: kono 8/1/2020 1:57:27 PM (No. 496837)
Does 29 mean "was"? Fox's left-turn experiment may have run just long enough to leave them without a home, no longer embraced on the right and not yet embraced by the left.
3 people like this.

Reply 33 - Posted by: Zigrid 8/1/2020 5:41:51 PM (No. 496979)
Let's wait and see....chris wallace and juan williams will be no loss... I click off both of them.... and neil...what's his name... cavoto I think....
3 people like this.

Reply 34 - Posted by: DVC 8/1/2020 6:58:19 PM (No. 497050)
This is REALLY excellent news. Getting these leftists out of control of Fox News is fantastic. Of course, still Paul Ryan and Lachlan Murdoch wreaking havoc at Fox.
2 people like this.

Reply 35 - Posted by: XCenturion 8/1/2020 8:43:06 PM (No. 497108)
What #5 said.
1 person likes this.

Below, you will find ...
Most Recent Articles posted by "Imright"
Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)
Most Recent Articles posted by Imright"
Democrats Sure Love A Funeral 1 reply
Posted by Imright 8/2/2020 1:21:01 PM Post Reply
Political rallies are a thing of the past, at least this year. Conventions are not happening, not in any recognizable way at least. But this reality hasn’t stopped Democrats from having a slice of both, only it comes with a side of death. More accurately, death comes with an opportunity to have a rally or a convention-esque speech. It’s pretty sick, actually. There are states that have allowed their entire population fewer funerals with fewer attendees than either George Floyd or John Lewis had. Nothing against either man. I’m sure their families miss them dearly, but there are
‘Don’t Act Like A Clown’: Mike Ditka Rips
Kneeling Players, Says They Would Have
Been Benched On His Teams
4 replies
Posted by Imright 8/2/2020 12:29:52 PM Post Reply
Former Chicago Bears coach Mike Ditka said he would have benched players who refused to stand during the national anthem while he was coach.As professional sports players across the country continue to kneel during the national anthem in support of Black Lives Matter and ongoing protests, Ditka drew fire for telling TMZ in a recent interview that players should “get the hell out of the country” if they “can’t respect our national anthem.”“Oh, they wouldn’t have played for us,” Ditka told Fox News host Jesse Watters on Saturday night’s “Watters’ World” when asked what he would have done if one of his Bears players had refused to stand
Bought Referee: Chuck Todd Argues
Only Dems Have 'Met This Moment'
3 replies
Posted by Imright 8/2/2020 12:25:44 PM Post Reply
With the coronavirus relief benefits expiring last Friday, and Democrats and Republicans still in negotiations over what the next round of aid would look like, self-described political referee and NBC political director Chuck Todd showed what a bought off rules enforcer could do during his routine appearance on NBC’s Sunday Today.In their report about the relief package negotiations just before Todd spoke, White House correspondent Kelly O’Donnell portrayed Democratic leaders as ones leading the charge to help struggling Americans:
Death of free speech in the US: How a
terrifying revolution sweeping newsrooms sees
journalists who deviate from the new liberal
orthodoxy hounded out - while 62 per cent
of ordinary Americans are too frightened
to speak their mind
4 replies
Posted by Imright 8/2/2020 10:55:29 AM Post Reply
You might never have come across Bon Appetit, a glossy monthly magazine which serves up a cosy mix of gourmet recipes, wine reviews and lifestyle tips to its 1.5 million readers. It is hard to imagine a less controversial publication, or one that's more quintessentially American with its aspirational blend of self-improvement and conspicuous consumption – and it has been attracting record digital subscriptions thanks to lockdown tips for banana bread and avocado toast.But popularity counted for nothing when a picture appeared online showing its editor of ten years, Adam Rapoport, dressed as a Puerto Rican at a Halloween fancy dress party.
Historic NASA-Manned SpaceX Capsule
Departs, Prepares For Splash Landing
0 replies
Posted by Imright 8/2/2020 10:37:14 AM Post Reply
Dragon Capsule, the NASA-manned SpaceX capsule launched back in May, departed from the International Space Station (ISS) for Earth on Saturday evening, ushering in the final phase of a historic mission that sent astronauts into space on a privately built craft.Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley, the two astronauts on board the Dragon Capsule, will spend about 19 hours in-flight before splashing down in the Gulf of Mexico, south of Pensacola and out of the path of Tropical Storm Isaias, which could reportedly strengthen into a hurricane and make landfall on the East Coast.“It will be very busy,
The Choice Before Us 5 replies
Posted by Imright 8/2/2020 8:51:36 AM Post Reply
Somehow, news that the Antifa-Black Lives Matter nexus burned a stack of Bibles in front of the Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse in Portland the other night put me in mind of President Trump’s magisterial speech in Krasinski Square, Warsaw, just over three years ago. A short digression: has any other modern president delivered so many brilliant speeches? The Warsaw speech was tip-top, but then so was his 2020 State of the Union speech and, just last month, his magnificent speech at Mount Rushmore. And let’s not forget his speech before both Houses of Congress in 2017 or his speech at the General Assembly of the United Nations
“I’m Not Going to Be Silenced!” – Houston
Doctor Stella Immanuel Doubles Down –
When Was the Last Time Fauci Saw a
Patient? (Video)
21 replies
Posted by Imright 8/2/2020 8:14:40 AM Post Reply
Dr. Stella Immanuel M.D. from Houston is a courageous woman in an insane world. Earlier this week Dr. Immanuel joined several other front line doctors in Washington DC at the “White Coat Summit” to announce the amazing success they were having treating coronavirus patients on the front line using hydroxychloroquine.Dr. Stella Immanuel bravely came out on Monday and said that she has personally treated over 350 patients suffering from COVID-19 with Hydroxychloroquine, Zinc, and Zithromax
Panicked CNN Analyst Suggests Joe Biden
Should Refuse To Debate President Trump
22 replies
Posted by Imright 8/2/2020 3:41:03 AM Post Reply
Joe Biden’s mind is not what it used to be and everyone knows it.Over at CNN, analyst Joe Lockhart, who used to be Bill Clinton’s press secretary, is now arguing that Joe Biden should skip the debates with Trump. It’s obvious why he is saying this.Like all Democrats, he is terrified that the public is going to see Biden melt down in real time. From Newsweek: Democratic strategists and supporters of Vice President Joe Biden are urging him not to debate President Donald Trump in the lead-up to Election Day, citing Trump’s publicity stunts and disregard for the rules in 2016.
By Suppressing Medical Debate, It Is
Twitter that Endangers Americans
3 replies
Posted by Imright 8/2/2020 3:36:51 AM Post Reply
Twitter has once again acted as judge, juro, and executioner. For four days, Twitter prevented the @BreitbartNews twitter account from posting, only restoring its permissions earlier today. This is in no small part because Twitter dragged its feet on Breitbart News’s appealTwitter initially locked Breitbart News’s account because it posted a video of a press conference featuring Rep. Ralph Norman (R-SC) and licensed doctors sharing their views and opinions on coronavirus and the medical response to the pandemic. The event was held by the organization America’s Frontline Doctors and organized by the Tea Party Patriots. In short, Twitter has punished a news organization for posting a video of
Trump to accept GOP nomination
without press, RNC official says
7 replies
Posted by Imright 8/1/2020 11:16:15 PM Post Reply
WASHINGTON — The vote to renominate President Donald Trump is set to be conducted in private later this month, without members of the press present, said a spokeswoman for the Republican National Convention, citing the coronavirus.While Trump called off the public components of the convention in Florida last month, citing spiking cases of the virus across the country, 336 delegates are scheduled to gather in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Aug. 24 to formally vote to make Trump the GOP standard-bearer once more.Nominating conventions are traditionally meant to be media bonanzas, as political parties seek to leverage the attention the events draw to spread their message to as many voters
Chicago homicides increase 50 percent in
2020, 139 percent in July alone, data shows
19 replies
Posted by Imright 8/1/2020 11:07:03 PM Post Reply
Chicago saw a dramatic increase in homicides and shootings in the first seven months of 2020 and a particularly remarkable increase in July, reflecting a growing trend in the U.S. that raised questions about potential police reform in major cities.Data released on Saturday showed that Chicago saw 440 homicides between January 2020 through the end of June, a 52 percent increase from the same time period last year (which saw 290 homicides). Shooting victims similarly increased by 51 percent (1,480 to 2,240) and shooting incidents themselves rose 47 percent (from 1,210 to 1,783).Crime tends to increase during summers, but recent events have fueled unrest in the U.S.
'We're not close': Nancy Pelosi, Chuck
Schumer and Trump officials fail to agree
on a coronavirus stimulus deal that could
send $3,400 to desperate American families -
and decide to restart talks on Monday
21 replies
Posted by Imright 8/1/2020 5:41:30 PM Post Reply
The top Democrats in Congress are not close to a deal with the White House to pump more money into the U.S. economy to ease the coronavirus' heavy toll, both sides said on Saturday, after an essential lifeline for millions of unemployed Americans expired.U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer had met with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows for three hours at the Capitol on Saturday morning.But they failed to make a deal and will now meet again on Monday, Schumer said - but their staff will meet tomorrow. The meeting came after $600 unemployment boosts brought
Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)
Watch: Every Player and Coach Takes
a Knee During National Anthem
Before NBA Restart
70 replies
Posted by Imright 8/1/2020 2:00:52 AM Post Reply
The NBA promised a social justice message when they restarted their season, and they delivered. On Thursday night, every player and coach for the Jazz and Pelicans took a knee during the national anthem.In addition, every player wore a Black Lives Matter shirt. WATCH: (Tweet/Video) The NBA also endorsed the players’ protest by tweeting out video of the demonstration from the league’s official account.(Tweet/Video) Nearly every player wore a social justice message on their jerseys where their names usually go. Some messages read, “Freedom,” some said “Equality.”“Black Lives Matter” was emblazoned at the top of the court, directly above the NBA logo.
Key witness in Trump's impeachment Lt. Col.
Alexander Vindman says speaking out ended his
21-year military career following 'a campaign
of bullying, intimidation and retaliation' from
the White House
64 replies
Posted by zephyrgirl 8/1/2020 4:46:41 PM Post Reply
One of the key figures in the impeachment of Donald Trump has described being forced into retirement by 'a campaign of bullying, intimidation and retaliation', and likened the current government of the United States to the dictatorship of the Soviet Union. Lt Colonel Alexander Vindman, 45, wrote a scathing op ed in The Washington Post on Saturday - the first day of his retirement. 'At no point in my career or life have I felt our nation's values under greater threat and in more peril than at this moment,' said the Ukrainian-born lieutenant colonel.
As They Turn To Burning Bibles, Portland
Rioters Show Their True Colors
39 replies
Posted by MissMolly 8/2/2020 4:15:22 AM Post Reply
While rioters previously attacked federal buildings, businesses, and even officers, this weekend, they found a new target: Bibles. A video posted to Twitter on Saturday shows rioters holding Black Lives Matter signs tossing Bibles into a fire. Bystanders stood and watched as the flames licked away at the pages of the books. “Left-wing activists bring a stack of Bibles to burn in front of the federal courthouse in Portland,” wrote the Twitter user, Ian Cheong, who posted the video.
Breaking: Evidence Shows FBI Tried to Tie
Citizen Trump to Epstein Case But with No
34 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 8/1/2020 1:17:53 AM Post Reply
During the investigation of Jeffrey Epstein citizen Donald Trump’s name came up. The FBI attempted over and over to tie the famous New York developer to misconduct, but to no avail. Per a review of documents released last night in the Jeffrey Epstein case, the FBI tried to tie the now deceased pedophile to citizen Donald Trump but were unable to do so. The FBI failed to drag Trump into the Epstein mess. But they sure tried. One of the abused victims mentioned that Donald Trump was a good friend of Epstein’s.
Nearly Half Of Young Americans Say It’s
Okay To Fire People Who Support Trump
32 replies
Posted by earlybird 8/1/2020 10:49:06 AM Post Reply
The Cato Institute just released a new report showing that 62 percent of Americans are inclined to self-censor what they say politically “because others might find them offensive.” (Snip) The “very conservative” have been pushed deepest in the closet: they are most likely to refrain from saying what they think politically, at nearly twice the rate of the “very liberal.”(Snip)Across all age ranges, 78 percent said it would be wrong to fire an executive for making a personal donation to Biden, while only 69 percent believe it’s wrong to fire one simply for being a Trump donor.
75 Years On, Remember Hiroshima
And Nagasaki. But Remember Toyama Too
30 replies
Posted by StormCnter 8/2/2020 8:18:01 AM Post Reply
On Aug. 1, 1945, 12-year-old Hideko Sudo went to bed fully clothed and full of worry. For days, air raid alerts had left the coastal city of Toyama on edge, prompting her school's closure. More alarmingly, earlier that day, American planes had rained down leaflets warning of an imminent attack. Hideko's fears proved well-founded. Despite a sophisticated alert system and a decade of air defense drills, the arrival just after midnight of a wave of B-29 bombers plunged Toyama into chaos. Superfortresses — 173 of them — encountered only sparse antiaircraft fire as they released around 1,500 tons of incendiaries onto the city's center.
CNN Redefines Women As
‘Individuals With A Cervix’
30 replies
Posted by MissMolly 8/1/2020 4:40:36 AM Post Reply
CNN redefined women as “individuals with a cervix” in a tweet reporting on updated recommendations for cervical cancer screenings from the American Cancer Society Friday. “Individuals with a cervix are now recommended to start cervical cancers screening at 25 and continue through age 65, with HPV testing every five years as the preferred method of testing, according to a new guidelines released by the American Cancer Society,” CNN published.
Huge Development: 51 Global Studies Find HCQ
Effective in Treating COVID-19 — 16 Find HCQ
Not Effective — But 10 of Those Are Late
Treatment Studies!
28 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 8/1/2020 1:28:01 AM Post Reply
How many tens of thousands of Americans must die because of Dr. Fauci’s mistakes? It is becoming more and more apparent with each new day and as more information is accumulated that Dr. Fauci and Dr. Birx, the CDC and the FDA failed in their response to the China Coronavirus. Dr. Fauci and Dr. Birx pushed a completely fraudulent Imperial College study to lockdown and destroy the greatest economy in US history. Dr. Anthony Fauci has made at least 15 critical mistakes and contradictions since the start of the pandemic in March. Perhaps Dr. Fauci’s most deadly mistake is his response to hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) treatments for the disease.
Barack Obama’s half-brother
rips ‘cold and ruthless’ ex-president
26 replies
Posted by AltaD 8/1/2020 3:42:19 PM Post Reply
A “cold and ruthless” President Obama abandoned his Kenyan family in their greatest hours of need, according to a new tell-all by estranged half brother Malik Obama. “He got rich and became a snob,” Malik, 62, told The Post via Skype from his home in the Kenyan village of Nyang’oma Kogelo. “What I saw was he was the kind of person that wants people to worship him. He needs to be worshiped and I don’t do that. I am his older brother so I don’t do that.” The book, “Big Bad Brother From Kenya,” a self-published memoir which Malik Obama spent 22 years writing, hit Amazon with little fanfare on July 11.
Why Is Bob Ross Still So Popular? 26 replies
Posted by MissMolly 8/1/2020 4:29:18 AM Post Reply
“Every day’s a good day when you paint.” —Bob Ross (1942–1995) Staring at the empty canvas on the easel in front of me, I couldn’t understand how this—nothing—might somehow transform into even a rough approximation of the Bob Ross painting we were using as a model. That painting was classic Bob Ross: a snowy landscape bursting with color, a world of glimmering trees and vibrant shrubs around a slick, icy pond. Gazing at it evoked that feeling you get sitting by a fire on a crisp, cold night. No way I could make anything like that. I was in a room on the side of a big-box craft store
Susan Rice's 'Benghazi baggage,'
F-bombs would make her 'lightning rod'
as Biden VP pick, writer claims
24 replies
Posted by MissMolly 8/2/2020 4:02:27 AM Post Reply
Former national security adviser Susan Rice would be a “human lightning rod” if selected to be Democrat Joe Biden’s running mate, a Washington Post columnist wrote Friday. Rice, who is reported to be among shrinking list of Biden vice presidential contenders, has the advantage of a longstanding close relationship with Biden, unlike any of the other names on the list. But Biden's want for “familiarity and comfort” are luxuries the nation doesn’t have time for in this singular time of crisis, Post columnist Dana Milbank writes. Despite Rice’s impressive resume -- Rhodes scholar, Oxford, U.N ambassador, national security adviser -- she has serious Benghazi baggage
Second stimulus check updates:
Negotiators report progress as Trump,
Republicans soften on opposition
to $600 unemployment bump
24 replies
Posted by poster 8/1/2020 8:05:15 PM Post Reply
Lawmakers reported progress on a huge coronavirus relief bill Saturday, as political pressure mounts to restore an expired $600-per-week supplemental unemployment benefit and send funding to help schools reopen. “This was the longest meeting we’ve had and it was more productive than the other meetings,” said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., who was part of the rare weekend session. “We’re not close yet, but it was a productive discussion — now each side knows where they’re at.” (snip) The Democratic leaders are eager for an expansive agreement, as are President Donald Trump and top Republicans like Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky.
Post New Article