May 21, 2022

‘Doesn’t Really Add Up’: MPs Grill Public Safety Minister on Use of Emergencies Act

MPs grilled Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino on Feb. 25 at a House committee hearing to examine the public order emergency declared by the government, with some focusing on whether the threshold had been met to call a national emergency, and others looking to find out why the Ottawa occupation lasted so long…

Venice Beach residents blast Los Angeles officials over crime, homeless encampment safety concerns

A group of Venice Beach, California, residents warned city leadership they could be liable for multimillion-dollar lawsuit payouts for not enforcing laws banning overnight homeless encampments.   An attorney for the Venice Stakeholders Association sent a letter to several City of Los Angeles offices last week on behalf of residents concerned that “transient-related fires” could […]

Australia Commences New Online Safety Laws to Protect Aussies From ‘Vicious’ Online Abuse

Australia’s new online safety measures came into force on Sunday, which could mean social media platforms are now able to be forced to take down offending posts and, in some cases, unmask the identity of anonymous posters. The wide-ranging Online Safety Act, which passed in 2021…

Alec Baldwin was given prop gun by crew member who had a previous safety complaint against them

The “Rust” crew member who reportedly gave Alec Baldwin a prop gun that killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was previously the subject of a safety complaint.  Crew member Maggie Goll said in a statement to The Associated Press that she filed an internal complaint with the executive producers of Hulu’s “Into the Dark” series in 2019 […]

LeBron James Enters NBA Virus ‘Health and Safety Protocols,’ Skips Tuesday Night Game

Fans hoping to see LeBron James face off against the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday were left wanting when the NBA announced the star Laker had entered “health and safety protocols.” Several sources told ESPN that James will “miss several games” with the Los Angeles Lakers due to the protocols, which may or may not have…

Cotton: The IOC Is Acting as the CCP’s ‘Frontman’ and We Can’t Ensure Safety of Olympic Competitors in China

On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “America’s Newsroom,” Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) stated that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is acting as the Chinese Communist Party’s “frontman” in the case of Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai and argued that the U.S. should totally boycott the 2022 Winter Olympics because we can’t guarantee the safety…

TX Dept. of Public Safety Lt.: Border Situation ‘Out of Control’ – We’ll See ‘Historic Numbers Month in and Month out’ Without Stiffer Policies

During an interview on the Fox News Channel on Monday, Texas Department of Public Safety Lt. Christopher Olivarez said that the situation on the border is “out of control” and without “stiffer policies” from the Biden administration, “we’re going to continue to see these historic numbers month in and month out.” Olivarez said, “[T]hese human…

Former Police Lt. Warns ‘Public Safety Crisis’ Coming as Officers Begin Exodus from Law Enforcement

Appearing Monday on the Fox News Channel, former Las Vegas Police Lt. Randy Sutton warned that a “public safety crisis” is coming as police officers leave the force in record numbers across the United States. A transcript is as follows:  HARRIS FAULKNER: A retired NYPD sergeant warned this morning on the impact of anti-police sentiment. Here’s…

Psaki: Biden Will Push to Make Some Social Safety Net Provisions of COVID Bill Permanent

On Wednesday’s “CNN Tonight,” White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki stated that President Joe Biden will argue that some of the social safety net measures of the coronavirus relief bill should be made permanent. Host Don Lemon asked, “There’s provisions like expanding the child tax credit and increased subsidies for health insurance. Those expire, though,…

FACT CHECK: Viral Image Claims To Show Nancy Pelosi Violating COVID-19 Safety Guidelines For Social Gatherings

An image shared on Facebook claims to show House Speaker Nancy Pelosi violating coronavirus safety guidelines by attending a party and not wearing a mask. Verdict: False The image was taken in January 2020, over a week before the U.S. confirmed its first COVID-19 case. Fact Check: Under phase two coronavirus restrictions put in place…

Ex-Washington safety D.J. Swearinger calls out Jay Gruden over alleged text: ‘They all need to be exposed’

Former Washington safety D.J. Swearinger spoke out on Friday about his experience while playing for his former team, saying “they all need to be exposed.”Swearinger, who now plays for the New Orleans Saints, shared a screenshot on social media of an aggressive conversation he says he had with former head coach Jay Gruden following a blowout…

Here’s a Rundown of President Trump’s School Safety Plan.

The White House has released details of President Trump’s plan to harden America’s schools and to prevent future school shootings. According to officials, a number of approaches will be taken to address the issue. The President addressed the issue on Twitter Monday morning. Very strong improvement and strengthening of background checks will be fully backed […]

Gov. Rick Scott Pushes Firearm Confiscation Orders, Opposes Arming Teachers for School Safety

Gov. Rick Scott (R) is pushing firearm confiscation orders and stands opposed to the suggestion that teachers should be armed for school safety. CNN reports that Scott is pushing a “Violent Threat Restraining Order,” which are similar to California’s Gun Violence Restraining Orders in that they a designed to secure court orders to confiscate firearms […]

Trump On Executive Order Appeal: ‘We’ll Win. For The Safety Of Our Country, We’ll Win’

President Donald Trump traveled to Mar-a-Lago for the weekend, where he attended the 60th annual Red Cross Ball. The press pool asked him about the appeal his administration filed against the ruling rendered by federal district court judge James Robart of Washington state on Friday. Robart stayed the travel provisions in Trump’s executive order on […]

TRUMP ACCEPTS GOP NOMINATION AND PROMISES TO RESTORE SAFETY

7/21/16 Updated.  Donald Trump promises to protect the country from foreign and domestic threats and by putting “America First” in his address Thursday evening formally accepting the GOP nomination for president. “Americans watching this address tonight have seen the recent images of violence in our streets and the chaos in our communities,” Trump will say, […]

Supreme Court Gives Abortion Industry ‘A Free Pass’ on Women’s Health and Safety, Pro-Lifers Say

Monday’s Supreme Court decision striking down a Texas law that requires abortion clinics to have sterilized surgical facilities and abortionists to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals is a sign that the abortion industry is getting a “free pass” on critical medical safety standards, prominent pro-life activists are saying. In Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, […]

Dems Put ‘Partisan Loyalty’ Over Americans’ Safety, Vote Down SANCTUARY CITY Bill

Bill O’Reilly called it. This weekend on Fox News, “The O’Reilly Factor” host said the Stop Sanctuary Cities Act would not get very far, thanks to politics. Democrats successfully blocked the measure in a vote of 54-45 Tuesday, preventing the bill from reaching the 60-vote threshold. Sen. Ted Cruz, who cosponsored the bill, said his fight against […]

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