The Montgomery County Council unanimously passed legislation on Wednesday limiting the police department’s use of force, part of an effort to address local and national concerns about law enforcement brutality in the community.
A police union official on Thursday criticized some of the changes put in place, saying they will make it impossible for officers to do their job. [Read More]
Herman Cain has died at the age of 74 after a monthlong battle with the coronavirus.
Cain, a former pizza business CEO and Republican presidential candidate during the 2012 campaign, died Thursday morning at an Atlanta-area hospital where he had been critically ill and placed on oxygen support for weeks, according to Newsmax. He was admitted to the hospital on July 1.
Cain’s death was announced by Dan Calabrese, who edits the website. [Read More]
No, the election should not be delayed. It’s not the president’s call. But everyone should worry about vote-by-mail count becoming slow-motion disaster in Nov/Dec. Just look at New York CDs. Great potential for chaos/division on national scale.
— Byron York (@ByronYork) July 30, 2020
Inside Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s church in Atlanta on Thursday, the nation’s first Black president — who has acknowledged there was a Black president only because of what John Lewis sacrificed — delivered a eulogy for the civil rights icon and eventual congressman that went well beyond pure remembrance.
In words that were both highly specific and at times more oblique, Obama declared Lewis’ lifelong battle for racial equality to be ongoing and stated explicitly that forces in power today are working to undermine it. [Read More]
RIP Herman Cain.
Here is classic video of him owning President Bill Clinton on “HillaryCare” pic.twitter.com/73pSywp23d
— Daily Caller (@DailyCaller) July 30, 2020