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Thursday, July 20 – Hour 2 Podcast

 

USPS May Have Broken the Law for Letting Employees Take Time Off to Campaign for Clinton – Christine Rousselle

The United States Postal Service is accused of violating the Hatch Act when it permitted employees to take time off to campaign for Hillary Clinton. The workers took unpaid time off to volunteer for the Clinton campaign, but were paid for their work by the National Association of Letter Carriers’ PAC, the Letter Carrier Political Fund. The NALC endorsed Clinton.

Albuquerque Tea Party granted tax-exempt status after 8 years | Fox News

exempt status after 8 years Published July 20, 2017 Fox News NOW PLAYING Tea Party groups still seek justice for IRS scandal It’s taken nearly eight years, but the Internal Revenue Service finally granted tax-exempt status to a Tea Party group in what lawyers representing the group on Wednesday called a “major victory for free speech.”

CNN Covers Trump-Putin Dinner 3x More Than Ob | The Daily Caller

 covered President Trump’s dinner with Vladimir Putin three times as much as they covered Obama’s promise of “flexibility” after his reelection, according to a new study by the Media Research Center.

Kremlin Slams “Schizophrenic” Report Of “Secret” Putin-Trump Meeting | Zero Hedge

The Kremlin responded to media reports that President Donald Trump held a second “secret” meeting with Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit, saying it has prompted “astonishment” in Moscow and displays a “lack of understanding” while confirming the two did chat informally over dinner.  “The use of such notion as “undisclosed” or “secret” meeting causes absolute astonishment and lack of understanding” Kremlin spokesman  told Russian state TV, Channel One.

WINNING: Five Pentagon Successes Under President Trump – Breitbart

President Trump has placed a high priority on rebuilding the U.S. military and allowing his commanders to make more calls. So far, in the administration’s first six months, successes have been piling up.

U.S. Military: Afghanistan Airstrikes in 2017 Already Exceed Last Two Years – Breitbart

According to newly released U.S. Air Force figures, U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) had dropped 1,634 munitions in Afghanistan as of June 30, marking a dramatic increase from the same period in 2015 (298) and the following year (545).

Trump Ends CIA Arming Syrian Rebels | The Daily Caller

President Donald Trump has ended the covert CIA program to arm Syrian rebels, which had the aim of bringing down the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Fake News: CNN Anchor Falsely Claims ‘NO ONE’ Is Claiming Second Trump/Putin Meeting Was Secret – The Burning Truth

CNN’s  falsely claimed that ‘NO ONE’ was saying the  second Trump/Putin ‘meeting’ was ‘secret.’ It’s so laughably absurd that it is should be an example of how not to do research in journalism classes.