Host Jason Whitely takes a look at the big headlines this week: talking about taxes, the state of Texas and a possible new Second Amendment sanctuary.
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Roaming Charges: Mutiny of the Bounties!
If I recall, there were serious discussions inside the White House about turning the Afghan War into a bounty hunting operation led by mercenaries on contract with Erik Prince. I’m pretty sure many el ...
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issues sweeping mask requirement
Gov. Greg Abbott issued a mask requirement for almost all Texans and limited mass gatherings Thursday as he contends with an explosion of COVID-19 cases. The Republican said residents must wear a ...
Mink worries, rumor patrol, paused reopenings: News from around our 50 states
Las Vegas: Casinos that were closed through May due to the coronavirus pandemic yielded nearly no tax revenue for Nevada, state regulators ... the coronavirus in Texas. Abbott has pinpointed ...
Massachusetts reports zero new covid-related deaths while infections soar in South and West
Massachusetts on Tuesday reported zero coronavirus-related deaths and only 114 new cases, according to data tracked by The Washington Post, as infections continued to soar in states like Arizona, ...
Growing: The Second Amendment voting bloc
“The record-breaking gun sales during the coronavirus pandemic could bolster candidates that support the Second Amendment ... alter the political landscape at the local, state, and national ...
Father of man killed by state police will file suit
The praecipe, filed against Pennsylvania State Police Corporal Jason Rasmis ... the store’s escalator violently sped up. It is the second such suit filed against the store since October.
3 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Luzerne County; 1 more death
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania lawmakers voted Wednesday to delay the state’s primary election by ... s escalator violently sped up. It is the second such suit filed against the store since October.
As New Lockdowns Loom, How Did We Get Here Again So Quickly?
"As I said from the start, if the positivity rate rose above 10%, the State of Texas would take further action to mitigate the spread of COVID-19," Abbott ... has become a political issue for ...
Unwanted masks, homeless count, pork processor cleared: News from around our 50 states
The education funding initiative seeks to raise $170 million for K-12 education by raising Idaho’s corporate tax ... State Lawerence Denney, also a Republican, said that violated the First ...
Pence calls concerns about coronavirus spike ‘overblown’ as cases surge in a dozen states
Low doses of dexamethasone, a generic drug used to lower inflammation for other illnesses, decreased death rates by nearly a third in patients on ventilators and by and one-fifth in other patients ...
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