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Sen. Scott ‘Deeply Disappointed’ Democrats Walked Away From Police Reform Negotiations

WASHINGTON, DC – SEPTEMBER 14: U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-S.C.) speaks before a Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee oversight hearing on the SEC on September 14, 2021 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Evelyn Hockstein-Pool/Getty Images) A GOP lawmaker has called out Democrats for turning their backs on police reform negotiations. Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) said he’s “deeply disappointed” in his colleagues on the left for repeated calls to defund police. During an interview on Friday, the South Carolina Republican said he refuses to support a bill that “demoralizes” local law enforcement and “destabilizes” communities. The lawmaker also pointed to big liberal cities like Minneapolis, Portland and Seattle, where police reform issues originated under blue leadership. “Everyone knows that change requires resources and what the Democrats wanted to do was tie accreditation to more money or less money,” said Scott. “They literally said if you do not become an accredited department ar

Maricopa County Audit Hearing Takes Place In Ariz.

Cyber Ninjas CEO Doug Logan, center, is flanked by Ben Cotton, left, founder of digital security firm CyFIR, and Randy Pullen, right, the former Chairman of the Arizona Republican Party, prior to the Arizona Senate Republicans hearing review of the 2020 presidential election results in Maricopa County at the Arizona Capitol Friday, Sept. 24, 2021, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) The Arizona legislature gathered to hear results of the Maricopa County election audit. Several speakers presented their findings on Friday as officials noted the reality of the hearing and highlighted it was about making sure every vote counted as well as the security of future elections. Officials found several issues with more than 50,000 ballots, including duplicate ballots and signature issues. The legislature also shared disappointment in the county’s lack of cooperation throughout the process. “So not only did they not cooperate with us, they even went so far as to sue us, to sue the Senate, beca

Fla. Acquires Monoclonal Antibody Doses After Biden Admin. Cuts State’s Shipments

SURFSIDE, FLORIDA – AUGUST 10: Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks during an event to give out bonuses to first responders held at the Grand Beach Hotel Surfside on August 10, 2021 in Surfside, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) Florida has acquired thousands of monoclonal antibody treatments on its own after the Biden administration rationed federal doses. Gov. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) announced on Thursday that the Sunshine State reached a deal for 3,000 doses with pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline. “We’re going to be able to use that sotrovimab to bridge some of the gaps that are going to be developing as a result of the Biden administration dramatically cutting medications to the state of Florida,” explained DeSantis. DeSantis said he was excited when Joe Biden announced the federal government would be increasing shipments of monoclonal antibodies to states by 50 percent. However, the treatments were distributed evenly among all states regardless of demand, resulting in les

Arrest Warrant Issued For Brian Laundrie In Connection With The Death Of Fiancée Gabby Petito

FILE – This Aug. 12, 2021 file photo from video provided by The Moab Police Department shows Brian Laundrie talking to a police officer after police pulled over the van he was traveling in with his girlfriend, Gabrielle “Gabby” Petito, near the entrance to Arches National Park. (The Moab Police Department via AP, File) The U.S. District Court of Wyoming has issued a federal arrest warrant for Brian Laundrie as authorities continue to search for him. In a statement Thursday, the FBI’s Denver field office said the warrant was “issued pursuant to a federal grand jury indictment” related to Laundrie’s activities following the death of 22-year-old Gabby Petito. Laundrie, is being charged with intent to defraud a Capitol One bank card. However, the indictment does not say who the card belongs to. This comes days after Petito’s body was found and authorities ruled her death a homicide. Family members of  Petito have suggested Laundrie is in hiding. They also took aim at he Laundrie family’s a

“Onyedu Mazi Nnamdi Kanu Thanked Millions Of His Supporters For Their Peaceful And Unwavering Solidarity, Declares That They Will See Him Soon In Court” – Bar. Ifeanyi Ejiofor, IPOB Lead Counsel

UPDATE ON TODAY’S (23RD SEPTEMBER 2021) VISIT TO OUR INDEFATIGABLE CLIENT – ONYENDU MAZI NNAMDI KANU: I had an extensive interaction/chat with our indefatigable Client- Onyendu Mazi Nnamdi Kanu during our today’s routine visit to the National Headquarters of the Department of State Security Services (DSS). The strides so far recorded on our part is seemingly impressive though may remain unnoticed to undiscerning minds, and he welcomed every strategy being adopted by our team, as well as the coordinating efforts of all lawyers participating in this case, including those in diaspora. He was also briefed on the inability of the Federal Government (FG) to file response to his Fundamental Rights Suit pending before the Umuahia High Court. An action substantially challenging among others, the unlawful but bloody invasion of his home on the 14th Day of September, 2017 by the Nigerian Security Agencies.

Pentagon in Logahead with Biden over Vaccine Mandate

The  White House  said it "strongly opposes" a provision in the 2022  defense  spending bill that would block the Pentagon from dishonorably discharging a service member who refuses to get the COVID-19 vaccine. A section in the House version of the National Defense Authorization Act would limit military commanders' options for disciplining those who fail to comply with the vaccination mandate, the White House Office of Management and Budget said in a statement of administration policy Wednesday. Section 716 of the NDAA  would prohibit service members who are discharged over vaccine refusal from receiving anything other than an honorable discharge, noting that "many Americans have reservations about taking a vaccine that has only been available for less than a year." The Pentagon has described the vaccine mandate as a "lawful order" that must be obeyed. "To enable a uniformed force to fight with discipline, commanders must have the ability to give