Dr. Scott Atlas, Dr. Shelby Steele, Dr. Matthew Spalding, Bethany Mandel, Robby Starbuck & Delegate Nick Freitas on The Larry O’Connor Show 09.17.2020

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Barr: A COVID-19 lockdown would be ‘greatest intrusion on civil liberties’ since slavery (NY Post)

US Attorney General William Barr on Wednesday said a nationwide coronavirus lockdown would amount to the “greatest intrusion on civil liberties” besides slavery in US history, according to a CNN report.

Barr reportedly made the remarks during a speech at Hillsdale College in celebration of Constitution Day in response to a question about the “constitutional hurdles” of banning church gatherings during the pandemic. [Read More]

‘Remote learning’ is a disaster, and terrible for children (NY Post)

At every pediatrician appointment for the last several years, I’ve been asked about how much “screen time” my kids are getting. I’m reminded by the doctor that the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends children younger than two avoid digital media other than video chatting. And for children ages 2 to 5, the limit is supposed to be one hour of high-quality children’s programming per day. [Read More]

Freitas, in hometown rally, urges vigilance in GOP fight against Spanberger (Fredericksburg)

Hailed as a hometown hero and cheered by more than 200 mask-free fans during a pandemic who crowded into a barn Saturday in Culpeper County, GOP 7th Congressional District candidate Nick Freitas said his opponent, Democratic incumbent Rep. Abigail Spanberger, is afraid of her own party.

He said he’s offered five debates to Spanberger, with no response. She put out a press release last week saying she had agreed to participate in five events, one of which Freitas said had already been canceled. Several others aren’t open to the public, and don’t qualify as debates, he added.[Read More]

Trump refutes CDC’s Redfield vaccine timeline: ‘I believe he was confused’ (Fox News)

President Trump announced a vaccine distribution plan Wednesday and predicted availability as early as October, directly contradicting a much longer timeline offered earlier in the day by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) director.

Dr. Robert Redfield told a panel of Senate lawmakers not to expect a coronavirus vaccine to become widely available to most of the U.S. population until the summer of 2021 — publicly rebuffing Trump’s repeated assertion that a vaccine might be available before the November election. [Read More]




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