Daily Show Prep: Thursday, November 2


House GOP rolls out long-awaited tax plan – Washington Times

House Republicans unveiled their tax-code rewrite Thursday, delivering a plan that makes good on President Trump’s call to slash corporate rates and aims to deliver relief to people and families at the low-to-middle income levels.

GOP Tax Plan Keeps Retirement Savings | The Daily Caller

Republicans unveiled the most significant tax cut in three decades Thursday without making any changes to the popular retirement savings tax break previously considered for the chopping block.

Inside Hillary Clinton’s Secret Takeover of the DNC – POLITICO Magazine

The Saturday morning after the convention in July, I called Gary Gensler, the chief financial officer of Hillary’s campaign. He wasted no words. He told me the Democratic Party was broke and $2 million in debt.

Hour 2

The Absurd (if Predictable) Suggestion to Transfer Sayfullo Saipov to Longterm Military Custody | Just Security

No one should take these suggestions seriously.  There’s no reason to transfer Saipov to military custody–and it would likely be unlawful, to boot.

This is the guy who authored the memo saying Obama had the legal right to kill US citizens who’d taken up arms as terrorists.

Twitter Hid #DNCLeak, #PodestaEmails Tweets | The Daily Caller

Twitter’s systems hid 48 percent of tweets using the #DNCLeak hashtag and 25 percent of tweets using #PodestaEmails, Twitter general counsel Sean Edgett said in his written testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday.

Navy crews at fault in fatal collisions, investigations find

Two accidents that claimed the lives of 17 sailors and wounded dozens more resulted from complete breakdowns in standard Navy procedures and poor decision-making by officers and sailors on the bridge of the two warships, according to a Navy report obtained by Defense News.

Hour 3

Several states crack down on dog service fraud

Chris Slavin was in an elevator a couple years ago with Earle, her yellow lab service dog, sitting calmly beside her wheelchair. The elevator doors opened and in walked a woman holding a purse. In the purse was a teacup poodle the color of apricots.