April 4, 2020

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Poll: Voters Increasingly Support Universal Basic Income for U.S. Citizens

Support for Universal Basic Income (UBI), businessman Andrew Yang’s signature policy position, is growing among American voters, a new poll reveals. A Rasmussen Reports survey finds that, in the midst of the Chinese coronavirus crisis, more American voters support UBI — whereby each U.S. citizen would receive $1,000 a month — than they did almost…

Trump Shuts Down Reporter for ‘Gotcha Question’ on Jared Kushner

President Donald Trump shut down a question from a reporter on Friday, dismissing what he described as a “gotcha question” about his son-in-law, Jared Kushner. CBS reporter Weijia Jiang questioned why Kushner said “our” stockpile while referring to the federal stockpile of medical supplies versus state stockpiles. Trump was not amused. “So what are you asking…

Josh Hawley: Bring U.S. Manufacturing Back to Facilitate ‘American Comeback’

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) proposed his phase four coronavirus plan on Friday that would put Americans back to work and bring back American manufacturing to the United States. Hawley released a proposal that would serve as the outline for a phase four coronavirus bill that would halt the economic damage of the coronavirus outbreak and…

Cotton: U.S. Does Not Need More Foreign Labor with Record Joblessness

The United States does not need any more foreign labor imported for businesses during record joblessness as a result of the Chinese coronavirus crisis, Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) says. This week, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) officials announced they were halting a plan to bring in an additional 35,000 H-2B foreign visa workers “due to…

George Soros Groups Pushing Democrat Scheme for Mail-In Voting

Progressive organizations, many backed by billionaire activist George Soros, are at the front lines of a campaign advocating for a “vote by mail” system in the upcoming presidential election, citing fears that the Chinese coronavirus pandemic makes it too dangerous to vote in person. President Donald Trump warned that voting by mail would hurt the…

Videos Show Fired USS Theodore Roosevelt Captain Cheered by Crew

Videos from sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt showed the crew cheering their commander as he walked off his ship after he was fired on Thursday. The videos showed the crew chanting “Captain Crozier!” as he disembarked. All hands aboard the TR Shows their support As Captin Brett “Hero” Crozier departs the USS…

Chinese State Media Capitalizing on Captain Crozier Chaos

A Chinese state media outlet on Friday appeared to be capitalizing on public anger over the U.S. Navy’s dismissal of the commander of the USS Theodore Roosevelt, Capt. Brett Crozier, saying it was wrong to fire him. The Global Times published an op-ed Friday headlined, “US wrong to relieve captain who raised alarm about COVID-19.” “Has Crozier…

Thad McCotter: China’s Lies Cost Us 10 Million Jobs in Two Weeks

The Chinese government’s dishonesty regarding the coronavirus outbreak led to the loss of ten million jobs over a two-week period, said former Rep. Thad McCotter (R-MI), offering his remarks on Thursday’s edition of SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight with host Rebecca Mansour and special guest host Ed Martin. McCotter remarked, “Ten million people in two weeks,…

Florida Director Of Emergency Management To Tucker: 3M Is Allowing Sale Of Masks To Foreign Countries Over Americans

April 02, 2020 9:35 PM ET Jared Moskowitz, Florida’s director of emergency management, ripped 3M for allowing foreign countries ahead of U.S. states when it comes to purchasing much-needed face masks. Moskowitz made news Monday by declaring himself 3M’s “new troll” on Twitter as he lamented “empty warehouses” and vainly tried to get the company…

Tucker Questions Severity Of Shutdown Strategy: What If ‘We’d Adopted A More Conventional Response To This Epidemic?’

April 02, 2020 10:28 PM ET Fox News host Tucker Carlson wondered what would have happened had the United States employed “a more conventional response” to the coronavirus pandemic than the economically costly shutdowns Americans are currently experiencing during his Thursday night monologue on “Tucker Carlson Tonight.” The Fox News host lamented the historically unsurpassed…

These States Say Abortions Are Essential During The Coronavirus Crisis

April 02, 2020 8:36 PM ET As the United States grapples with obtaining enough personal protective equipment (PPE) to fight coronavirus, some states declared that abortion procedures are to be considered essential. Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Indiana, New Jersey, Illinois, Oregon, Hawaii and Virginia deemed abortions essential during the outbreak. “Terminating a pregnancy is not considered…

EXCLUSIVE: Coronavirus Expert Says Virus Could Have Leaked From Wuhan Lab

April 02, 2020 8:28 PM ET Richard H. Ebright, a molecular biologist who has been quoted as a coronavirus expert by The Washington Post and MSNBC, said Thursday that it’s possible that COVID-19 leaked from a Wuhan lab. Shi Zhengli, China’s leading virologist on bat-borne viruses, said in March that she lost sleep worrying that the…

Media Attacked Trump For Touting ‘Unproven Drugs,’ But At Least One Is Now Reporting A Study That Shows It Could Help With Coronavirus

April 02, 2020 9:44 PM ET Despite coming on the heels of promising research, President Donald Trump’s hope that hydroxychloroquine would prove effective against coronavirus was met with jeers from national media. But now, the New York Times itself is walking back that criticism. Trump said during a press briefing that the drug, which is…

Fauci: All States Should Have Stay at Home Orders, Won’t Get Into Federalism Issue on National Order

During a town hall on CNN on Thursday, Dr. Anthony Fauci stated that he doesn’t understand why some states don’t have stay at home orders, and stated that he didn’t want to get into the federalism issue with regards to a national order. Host Anderson Cooper asked, “Knowing the science, does it make sense to…

Trump Invokes the Defense Production Act Against 3M for Medical Masks

President Donald Trump on Thursday invoked the Defense Production Act against 3M to acquire more medical masks to fight the coronavirus. The president responded to the news reported by Fox News host Tucker Carlson that 3M was sending masks to foreign countries instead of shipping them to the United States. “We hit 3M hard today…

Birx: Because of China, ‘We Didn’t Know How Contagious’ Coronavirus Is

During a town hall on the Fox News Channel on Thursday, Dr. Deborah Birx stated that due to holes in the data reported by China, “we didn’t know how contagious” coronavirus was. Birx said, “At the time, when this virus stuck…I was working very intently on HIV at the time, and was overseas in sub-Saharan…

Gillibrand: Trump’s Unwillingness to Act and Lead Has ‘Put Us Behind by Months’

Thursday on MSNBC, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said President Donald Trump had put America “behind by months in preparation” on the coronavirus pandemic because of his unwillingness to act and lead. Gillibrand said, “President Trump would do better to put experts in charge of this pandemic. President Trump has made poor decisions from the very beginning.…

How to Get Small Business Coronavirus Loans – Breitbart

NEW YORK (AP) — Millions of small business owners will be turning to the government, seeking help for an individual and nationwide cataclysm, the economic devastation caused by the coronavirus outbreak. The government says it will begin disbursing loan money to company owners and freelancers Friday under the Paycheck Protection Program, part of the $2…

Donald Trump Trashes Nancy Pelosi Coronavirus ‘Witch Hunt’

President Donald Trump ripped House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday for creating a new select investigative committee to look into his handling of the coronavirus. “This is not the time for politics. Endless, partisan investigations, here we go again,” Trump said at the White House press briefing. Democrats announced Thursday that they would create a…

Over 3.4 Million Poured into the U.S. as Coronavirus Outbreak Began

Over 3.4 million people — including 759,493 traveling from China — poured into the United States as the coronavirus began to gain a grip on the world, according to an ABC News investigation. Millions of travelers entered the U.S. during the early months of the coronavirus outbreak — December, January, and February —  before the general…

Donald Trump Again Tests Negative for Coronavirus

President Donald Trump on Thursday announced at the White House that he had taken a second coronavirus test that came back negative. The White House released a letter from the president’s physician announcing the test. “This morning the president was tested again for COVID-19, utilizing a new, rapid point-of-care test capability,” the letter read. “He…

Axios Founder Blames Trump, Fox News And Rush Limbaugh For ‘Spreading Nonsense’ About COVID-19

April 02, 2020 12:00 PM ET Axios founder Jim VandeHei blamed President Donald Trump and conservative “news pollution” Thursday for Republican states reacting slowly to the coronavirus crisis. He suggested that Republican states have resisted emergency measures to combat the coronavirus and told MSNBC’s “Morning Joe’ that the delay was due to “information inequality.” “Why…

DHS Suspends Increase In Guest Worker Visas After Tucker’s Segment

April 02, 2020 4:44 PM ET DHS announced it’s suspending an increase in H-2B guest worker visas, just hours after Fox News host Tucker Carlson ripped the department for importing foreign nationals amid an economic crisis. Carlson devoted a segment of his show Wednesday night to criticize the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for releasing…

PAC-12 Has Emergency Fund Of At Least $22.5 Million

April 02, 2020 9:04 AM ET The PAC-12 is sitting on a solid pile of cash amid the coronavirus crisis. According to The Mercury News, the conference sent out a memo claiming to have a minimum of $22.5 million in emergency reserve funds. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)…

Maria Bartiromo Was Accused Of ‘Misinformation’ By Salon For March 5 Prediction Of ‘Hundreds Of Thousands’ Of US Coronavirus Cases

April 02, 2020 8:17 AM ET Fox News and Fox Business anchor Maria Bartiromo was criticized for spreading “misinformation” by Salon in early March for predicting that there would be “hundreds of thousands” of coronavirus cases in the U.S. “I think you have to expect constant volatility,” Bartiromo told Fox News anchor Bill Hemmer on…

Official Denies Claims The U.S. ‘Hijacked’ Chinese-Made Mask Order From France

April 02, 2020 6:07 PM ET The U.S. government is denying accusations that it “hijacked” an order of Chinese-made masks at the last minute as they were prepared for delivery to France, Fox News reported Thursday. French officials accused the U.S. of buying an order of Chinese-made masks as they were on the tarmac being…

Out of Work: Jobless Claims Jump to 6.6 Million

More than 6.6 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week. The record 6,648,000 seasonally adjusted claims figure comes after 3.3 million sought benefits two weeks ago. Claims have skyrocketed after large segments of the U.S. economy shut down in response to government orders aimed at combating the coronavirus pandemic. Economists had expected claims to…

Mike Pence Thanks Truckers and Workers at Walmart Distribution Center

Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday thanked food supply workers and truck drivers for keeping America running during the coronavirus crisis. He delivered his thanks personally during a visit to a massive Walmart distribution warehouse center in Gordonsville, Virginia. During the stop, he spoke for several minutes with Earnest Allen, a delivery truck driver for Walmart…

Catholic Cardinal: China Has ‘Primary Responsibility’ for COVID-19 Crisis

The president of the Federation of Asian Bishops’ Conferences said Thursday that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has “primary responsibility” for the global coronavirus pandemic and owes the world “compensation for the destruction it has caused.” There is “one government that has primary responsibility for what it has done and what it has failed to…

Italian Governor: I Was Called ‘Racist’ for Wanting to Test China Travelers

The governor of the Italian region most devastated by the Chinese coronavirus said he was called “racist” by his colleagues in government for wanting coronavirus tests for travellers coming into Italy from China in early February. Lombardy Governor Attilio Fontana said he was “mocked with insolent words” and called “racist” by his colleagues in February…

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