October 20, 2021
00:00 Washington State Coach Fired for Refusing Vax
The Washington State Cougars have suffered a big loss. Their coach and several others were pink-slipped for refusing to get vaccinated against COVID-19.
02:51 Biden Nominee Fails to Turn in Thesis on Marx
President Joe Biden’s nominee for the nation’s top banking regulator is refusing to give the U.S. Senate her thesis on Karl Marx, according to Republican lawmakers who are concerned about her attitude toward Marxism. But the nominee claims she’s being discriminated against due to her ethnicity.
04:45 DHS Sec. Mayorkas Tests Positive for Covid-19
Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas tested positive for COVID-19
05:06 Southwest Won’t Put Unvaxed on Unpaid Leave
Southwest says it won’t put unvaccinated workers on unpaid leave if they are waiting for a vaccine exemption.
05:40 Dems. Manchin, Tester Oppose Carbon Tax
President Biden’s energy reform agenda might need to be adjusted despite progressives pushing for an all-or-nothing deal on climate. Two Democratic senators say they oppose the carbon tax.
06:19 17 State Ags Urge DOJ Stop Targeting Parents
Seventeen state attorneys general are defending parent participation and dissent at school board meetings. They sent a letter to the Department of Justice after the DOJ directed the FBI to address an alleged spike in threats against school staff.