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Biden to Meet With Baby Formula Makers on Easing Shortage

Biden to Meet With Baby Formula Makers on Easing Shortage

President Joe Biden is set to meet with infant formula manufacturers as his administration works to ease nationwide shortages by importing foreign supplies and using the Defense Production Act to speed domestic production. The White House said a third round of formula shipments from overseas will begin next week, this time from producer Kendamil.Read more

Kaepernick Gets Workout with NFL Team

Kaepernick Gets Workout with NFL Team

After six years of being sidelined from the NFL the BLM activist Colin Kaepernick has officially secured an official workout with the Las Vegas Raiders. ESPN reporter Adam Schefter broke the story on Wednesday, tweeting out. “Colin Kaepernick, who last played football in 2016, the same year he started kneeling during the national anthem to protest racial injustice, is scheduled to work out this week for the Las Vegas Raiders, league sources told ESPN.”Read more

Things to Watch in Tonight’s Primary Elections

Things to Watch in Tonight’s Primary Elections

Today voters in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Minnesota and Texas will head to the polls to select their nominees of the upcoming midterm election this Fall. While all eyes will be on the governor’s race in Georgia there are several key races to keep an eye out for today.Read more

Chris Wallace Finds New Home at CNN

Chris Wallace Finds New Home at CNN

After just one month and $300 million dollars spent, Warner Bros. Discovery announced that it would be shutting down operations and closing the door on CNN+, marking the end of their endeavor to create a paid subscription streaming service. The announcement left former Fox News anchor turned face of CNN+ Chris Wallace in a state of limbo with the network. After it was reported that Wallace was having regular breakdowns over the failure of CNN+ to garner an audience anywhere near expectation, it appears he landed a new job with the network.Read more

Head of Disinformation Governance Board Resigns as DHS Pauses Operations

Head of Disinformation Governance Board Resigns as DHS Pauses Operations

After just one week since the Biden Administration announced the formation of their Disinformation Governance Board, the Department of Homeland Security, which oversaw the board, announced it was suspending operations. Following the announcement that the board would be put on hold, Nina Jankowicz, the woman tapped to head the board, formally resigned from her post.Read more

Elon Musk Announces Departure from Democrat Party

Elon Musk Announces Departure from Democrat Party

In an announcement that comes as little surprise to most, Tesla CEO and prospective new owner of Twitter Elon Musk announced that he will be voting for Republican candidates this fall after a lifetime of voting “overwhelming” for democratic candidates.Read more

Headlines from Pennsylvania, North Carolina Primaries

Headlines from Pennsylvania, North Carolina Primaries

Tuesday marked the third slate of primary elections with voters heading to the polls in Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Idaho, Kentucky and Oregon to decide their party’s nominee for this Fall’s general election. While elections were held across the country, all eyes were on the high profile Republican primary election to fill Pennsylvania’s vacant Senate seat.Read more

McDonald’s Shutting its Doors in Russia

McDonald’s Shutting its Doors in Russia

On Monday, worldwide mega-chain McDonald’s announced plans to sell its assets in Russia following the country’s invasion into Ukraine. This marks the end of a more than 30 year business relationship that McDonald’s has had with Russia.Read more

DeSantis Signs into Law Bill Banning Protests in Front of Private Homes

DeSantis Signs into Law Bill Banning Protests in Front of Private Homes

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis is once again leading the charge against the radical left, establishing a precedent in Florida that protests in front of private homes will not be tolerated by state and local officials. Following demonstrations outside the homes of Justices Alito and Kavanaugh homes over the past week in response to leaked reports that the Supreme Court plan to overturn Roe v. Wade, DeSantis is putting his foot down on the potential of similar situations in the Sunshine State.Read more

Twitter Boots Top Execs Amidst Elon Musk Takeover

Twitter Boots Top Execs Amidst Elon Musk Takeover

Twitter announced Thursday that it would be freezing new hiring and rescinding a number of offers amidst Elon Musk’s acquisition of the platform. The decisions were made by current Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal.Read more

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