Despite the challenges it poses to her business, Kubla said she supports the steps the city is taking to try to curtail the virus. She and her fellow stylists are taking COVID-19 seriously inside the salon and in their personal lives, choosing to keep their kids out of school this year and have their groceries delivered, she said. … [Read more...] about Denver moves to second-highest level of COVID-19 restrictions, forcing most businesses to operate at 25% capacity
Forces for joining
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds said she’s confident that people in her state will work together to reduce the spread of the virus. She’s refusing to start mandating masks statewide despite a recommendation from the White House coronavirus task force that “mask mandates across the state must be in place to decrease transmission,” the Des Moines Register reported. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus mask mandates in Iowa cities spark questions over enforcement
This would also reverse the recent progress the federal government has made on immigration reform and border security. The Trump administration has sought to rescind the unconstitutional DACA program created by President Obama. Customs and Border Protection has quickly built approximately 400 miles of a new border wall system to stop the coyotes from smuggling illegal immigrants and prevent the drug cartels from bringing deadly drugs across our southern border. … [Read more...] about Does the US owe amnesty to future illegal immigrants?
Biggs linked to a Sept. 7 Fox News op-ed in which he made the case for removing Pelosi -- though the op-ed does not acknowledge the nearly nonexistent chance of success such a motion would have. Every Republican could vote for it, as well as double-digit Democrats in a campaign stunt that McCarthy says could help them in moderate districts, and Pelosi would still hold onto the speaker's gavel. … [Read more...] about Freedom Caucus pushing McCarthy to back long-shot effort to remove Pelosi as House speaker
This has corresponded with the ascension of Scott Atlas, who was described by one White House official as the “anti-Fauci.” A neuroradiologist and fellow at the conservative Hoover Institution who joined the White House in August as a top Trump adviser, Atlas got the job in large part because the president saw him on Fox News and was drawn to his optimistic take about the trajectory of the pandemic. However, Atlas’s views and policy prescriptions are considered by his critics and by many scientists to be so scientifically unsound that even some Fox shows don’t want to book him anymore. And his presence at the White House has brought an added layer of internal feuding and drama to the task force. … [Read more...] about Trump Fumes at Fauci, Believes He’s Auditioning for CNN Gig