Trump announces emergency authorization of ‘breakthrough’ coronavirus treatment
Speaking to reporters from the White House Sunday, Trump said the FDA has “issued an emergency use authorization… for a treatment known as convalescent plasma.”
Not Many Watched the Democrat Convention
Say what you will about the fiasco that was the 1968 Democrat Convention – people at least seemed to care about it. Not so for 2020. Drooling Joe Biden and the Californian vulture on his shoulder are generating about as much energy as discount solar panels in the middle of Winter.
Even the media cartel flagships like CNN and USAToday had to admit it was a total bust – down 28% from 2016, which wasn’t exactly a million-man march. If we just look at the cable propaganda outlets, we’re looking at a 42% drop in viewership.
President Trump is Considering Pardoning Intelligence Leaker Edward Snowden
President Donald Trump told reporters he is considering pardoning former NSA contractor Edward Snowden for leaking a stockpile of classified files to several news organizations in 2013.
“There are a lot of people that think that he is not being treated fairly,” Trump said in an interview Thursday. “Many people are on his side.”
GOP Senator Tests Positive for COVID
United States Senator Bill Cassidy (R-LA) tested positive for COVID-19.
The Senator, who was also a physician prior to his tenure in politics, contacted his doctor to get tested after being exposed to someone with coronavirus.
Former Virginia Lt. Governor Dies
John Hager, who overcame contracting polio as an adult to serve as Virginia’s lieutenant governor, and hold other state and national positions, died Sunday, at age 83.
Hager, a moderate Republican, was part of the party’s first sweep, in 1997, when Hager was elected lieutenant governor, along with Gov. Jim Gilmore and Attorney General Mark Early.
The Soft Bigotry of Mass-Mail-In Ballots
When the U.S. Civil Rights Commission meets on Friday, it will welcome its newest member. J. Christian Adams is a Justice Department veteran and seasoned ballot-integrity litigant and activist. President Donald J. Trump wisely named Adams to the Commission, to guide it toward sensible work and restrain the far-Left tendencies of its Democrat members and staff.