News Roundup & Comment
Series Crosstalk America
The "Round-Up" program is back from its holiday break. Here's a brief list of news stories noted by Jim:
--The Supreme Court heard oral arguments this morning concerning OSHA's mandate on businesses of 100 or more as well the mandate on hospitals and their workers that would be recipients of either Medicaid or Medicare funding.
--Hyperbole and overreach are two words that came to mind when thinking about how Democrats talked about the January 6, 2021, "insurrection".
--VP Kamala Harris compared the Capitol breach of January 6th, 2021, to the attack on Pearl Harbor and to 9-11.
--During an interview in May of 2020, Dr. Anthony Fauci began to refer to Chinese Commu..., only to backtrack and call them "...scientists." Was this a Freudian slip?
--President Biden maintained that COVID-19 is an illness of those who refuse the vaccine, stating that those who have not received shots should be alarmed by the highly transmissible Omicron variant even as it rampages through the unvaccinated population.
--The phrase "fully vaccinated" is being replaced by "keeping your vaccinations up to date" according to Dr. Anthony Fauci.
--Mayo Clinic confirms they've fired some 700 employees that would not comply with their policy to get vaccinated against COVID-19 by Monday.
--A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction on Monday stopping the Department of Defense and the Biden Administration from punishing U.S. Navy Seals who objected to getting COVID vaccines on the grounds of religion.
|Jan 7, 2022