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Wednesday, June 7 – Hour 2 Podcast

 

Trump pitched Republican leaders on a solar-paneled border wall – Axios

Trump said his vision was a wall 40 feet to 50 feet high and covered with solar panels so they’d be “beautiful structures,” the people said. The President said that most walls you hear about are 14 feet or 15 feet tall but this would be nothing like those walls. Trump told the lawmakers they could talk about the solar-paneled wall as long as they said it was his idea. One person cautioned that the President wasn’t presenting the solar-paneled wall as the definite solution.

A listener suggested the same thing a couple months ago.

GOP Proposal Would Sell Green Cards to Pay for Border Wall

Under Rohrabacher’s proposal, the 55,000 Green Cards awarded to randomly-selected foreign nationals would be replaced by a system for those able to pay a $1 million fee.

ISIS Slaughters 163 Civilians Rather Than Let Them Flee | The Daily Caller

The Islamic State slaughtered 163 civilians in just one day last week to prevent them from fleeing from their territory in the city of Mosul, a senior UN official announced Tuesday.

James Comey sued by intelligence contractor Dennis Montgomery over spying on Americans | Circa News – Learn. Think. Do.

A former U.S. intelligence contractor tells Circa he walked away with more than 600 million classified documents on 47 hard drives from the National Security Agency and the CIA, a haul potentially larger than Edward Snowden’s now infamous breach.