WNC Headlines Edition

What happended at the Council meeting of 6/17/18

If you are actually going to watch the whole meeting, you better get a drink and a snack and be prepared to take a bathroom break.  At six and half hours long, this is one of the longest meeting I ever remember. I watched part of it in real time as it occured and then watched the video. I skipped ahead in the parts where I knew nothing important was happening and watch part of it in double speed. Most of the meeting is devoted to the budget. I am hitting the highlights in this report....
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Trump not making the sale on House immigration bills?

The other bills, that is, not the stopgap effort announced by Paul Ryan and backed by the White House earlier today. The efforts to pass a significant immigration reform effort just four months ahead of a midterm election appear to be foundering, a number of media outlets report. Despite ...

Kamala Harris: Detaining illegal families together is also unacceptable

Child separation was bad policy but ultimately a red herring. It’s always been about open borders. This Executive Order doesn’t fix the crisis. Indefinitely detaining children with their families in camps is inhumane and will not make us safe. — Kamala ...

Tesla sues ex-employee over alleged sabotage

As you probably know already, Tesla has been struggling to meet orders on its Model 3 sedan. Late Sunday night, founder Elon Musk sent an email to employees stating that he had identified one problem contributing to that difficulty: An employee had been sabotaging equipment. From ...

The Honored Dead come home

Despite the criticism coming from various quarters over President Trump’s visit with Kim Jong-un, there was one item of positive news which I certainly hope nobody could argue with. North Korea agreed to begin returning the remains of the Honored Dead of the United States, missing for nearly 70 ...

The Man Who Said Hillary Did Nothing Wrong Using Private Email, Was Also Using It. Such Hypocrits!

Chuck Grassley: I’d Like To Know More About James Comey’s Use Of Private Email JOHN SEXTONPosted at 7:21 pm on June 18, 2018 SHARE ON FACEBOOK SHARE ON TWITTER ...

Trump Orders End of Separating Families Caught Crossing Border Illegally

President Donald Trump speaks at CPAC 2018.Photo Credit: Gage Skidmore President Donald Trump signed an executive order that provides a temporary detention policy for families caught entering the country illegally and gives families a priority with immigration proceed...

Trump Signs Executive Order Addressing Separating Families at Border

President Donald Trump speaks at CPAC 2018.Photo Credit: Gage Skidmore President Donald Trump signed an executive order that provides a temporary detention policy for families caught entering the country illegally and gives families a priority with immigration proceed...

Its All Propaganda!

Child from Anti-Trump Propaganda Found … at Staged Anti-Trump Rally Child From Anti-Trump Propaganda Found… at Staged Anti-Trump Rally   ...

Minnesota Dreamin’: Trump stakes claim on state with longest Dem winning streak

Can Donald Trump strike gold in the Land of 10,000 Lakes? The president will lead a rally in Duluth later this evening, the first Trump rally in a state he lost since the 2016 election. He didn’t lose by much, though, coming within 45,000 votes of Hillary Clinton in a state that last went Republic...

Geraldo blows up at Hannity: “When did we become the party of child abuse?!”

It’s been awhile since we posted a good Geraldo immigration freakout. All I want to know is this: What did this guy think he was getting by supporting Trump? If there’s anyone at Fox News who should have taken a look at Trump’s campaign rhetoric on immigration and decided “nope,&#...

Why Is There All the Hubbub Now About Illegal Immigrant Children When Obama Did Far Worse?

FLASHBACK: The Obama White House Kept Children Together With Parents In ‘Widespread Deplorable Conditions’ … And Cited Holding Women And Children As A ‘Deterrent’ ...

If Strzok Is Not Fired And Then Charged With Malfeasance Of Office

BREAKING: FBI Agent Who Said He Would ‘Stop’ Trump Escorted From FBI Building MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images ...

Unfair play: Central government spending under Turkey’s AK Party

By Melani Cammett, Davide Luca On June 24, Turkey will go to early presidential and parliamentary polls. The snap elections come amidst significant macroeconomic turmoil. In May, inflation climbed more than 12 percent on an annual basis, while the Turkish lira has lost almost 20 percent against the dollar and the euro since the start of the year. International analysts such as Moody’s are significantly reconsidering growth rates forecasts. This macroeconomic deterioration follows a g...

Want To Take A Bet That He Is A Democrat?

Manhunt Underway For Crazed  Man Who Threatened Trump’s Life 06/20/2018  Source: TTN   by: TTN Staff 20 ...

U.S. withdrawal from U.N. Human Rights Council is “America alone”

By Ted Piccone There should be little debate that promoting respect for human rights around the world is in the vital national security interests of the United States. Its greatest threats emanate from places where human rights and democratic governance are weak to none...

No One Seemed To Be Concerned With The "Kids" During Obama Years–Why Now? Answer: Trump Is Enforcing The Law Passed In 1997!

Ben Shapiro Unveils Forgotten Child Detainee Photos from Obama Administration Ben Shapiro Unveils Forgotten Child Detainee Photos from Obama Administration   ...

If This Had Been Done To Obama, Heads Would Have Rolled!

Disgusting: Bratty Intern Attacks Trump in Middle of Capitol Building Disgusting: Bratty Intern Attacks Trump in Middle of Capitol Building   ...

Baltimore finally asks the feds to help them with their murder problem

With the heat of the summer upon us, the murder rate in Baltimore, Maryland is once again climbing back up. Still not as bad as the previous two years, but it was a late spring and the gangs have started making up for lost time. This past weekend five people were killed and seven more injured in various sh...

Melania spox: We’ve reported a violent threat to the Secret Service from … Peter Fonda

Hey, if a visit from the Secret Service is good enough for Kathy Griffin, well … Hollywood’s Peter Fonda, a bygone prince of cool from the lost Age of Aquarius, ...