Monday, February 20 – Hour 2 Podcast

Day Without Immigrants: ‘More than 100 workers’ fired over strike – BBC News

More than 100 workers in the US have lost their jobs after taking part in last week’s Day Without Immigrants protest, US media say.

Business owners stand by decision to fire protesters – CNN.com

“I stand by what I believe in. I didn’t do anything wrong,” he said by phone Sunday. “They were warned: ‘If you do this, you’re hurting the company, and if you go against the team, you’re not a member of the team.’”

FLASHBACK: Cashing in: Illegal immigrants get $1,261 more welfare than American families, $5,692 vs. $4,431 | Washington Examiner

Illegal immigrant households receive an average of $5,692 in federal welfare benefits every year, far more than the average “native” American household, at $4,431, according to a new report on the cost of immigration released Monday.

Teacher placed on leave after encouraging people to “report illegal aliens” | Free Article | yakimaherald.com

A Facebook post attributed to a Prosser teacher voiced support for boycotting Thursday’s A Day Without Immigrants protests and provided information on how to contact the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency to “report illegal aliens.”

Is US Air Force X-37B spaceplane to land after 2 years? | Daily Mail Online

One of the most mysterious craft ever to be flown by the US military has been in orbit for almost two years.

The DNC Is Voting on Condemning The Show “Designated Survivor” – Christine Rousselle

The DNC will be voting next week on a resolution condemning the ABC show “Designated Survivor” because the fictional version of the FBI Director on the show was blackmailed into confessing for a crime that he did not commit.