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  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Sunday 5/31/2020

    05/31/2020 9:47:57 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 2 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 5/31/2020 | Nextrush/Self
    The Supreme Court rules in favor of coronavirus regulations but first...... National Guard mobilization and deployment now underway in numerous states with a major deployment in Los Angeles this morning.... And incidents of violence and vandalism continued across the country late this afternoon and into the evening in Chicago and Philadelphia and other cities...Fires set near the White House with protesters again on the streets....This was the scene outside the White House as reported by Australia's Nine Network just after 7 pm tonight..... Police swooped down and made 150 arrests of protesters in Minneapolis this evening...... Some additional details on...
  • L.A. seeks help from National Guard as lootings, vandalism worsens

    05/30/2020 8:15:52 PM PDT · by Morgana · 48 replies
    Yahoo ^ | May 30, 2020 | Kevin Rector, Alex Wigglesworth, Laura J. Nelson, Dakota Smith, Kevin Baxter, Leila Miller, Emily Ba
    Mayor Eric Garcetti has asked Gov. Gavin Newsom to mobilize the National Guard to help Los Angeles deal with worsening looting, vandalism and violence on the streets. The move comes less than an hour after the mayor expanded expanded a curfew, first set for downtown, to the entire city from 8 p.m. Saturday to 5:30 a.m. Sunday. Sheriff Alex Villanueva said he is also seeking help from the National Guard. The decision came as the situation in the Fairfax District deteriorated, with shops, including Nordstrom and the Apple store, vandalized and looted. A small police kiosk in the mall was...
  • Biden Backs Democrat Declaration Against Independence

    05/29/2020 7:32:36 AM PDT · by SJackson · 7 replies
    FrontPage Magazine ^ | May 29, 2020 | Lloyd Billingsley
    As president, Biden would replicate California’s repressive AB5 law. “Last year California passed AB5 affording gig workers protections and benefits like a minimum wage and overtime pay,” Joe Biden tweeted on Tuesday. “Now, gig economy giants are trying to gut the law and exempt their workers. It’s unacceptable. I urge Californians to vote no on the initiative this November.” The initiative, qualified for the ballot on May 22, establishes criteria for determining whether rideshare drivers are “employees” or “independent contractors.” AB5 also targets freelance writers and independent contractors in dozens of professions, including health care. Joe Biden was all in...
  • Obama, Clinton 9th Circuit Judges Suspend Bill of Rights Until Coronavirus is Cured

    05/25/2020 7:16:13 PM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 82 replies
    FrontPage Magazine ^ | Mon May 25, 2020 | Daniel Greenfield
    They said it. I didn't. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday ruled that Democratic California Gavin Newsom's ban on in-person church services during the coronavirus pandemic can stand.The lawsuit, filed by South Bay United Pentecostal Church in San Diego, prevents that church from reopening, according to the Los Angeles TimesThe "constitutional standards that would normally govern our review of a Free Exercise claim should not be applied," wrote the two judges in the majority opinion."We're dealing here with a highly contagious and often fatal disease for which there presently is no known cure. In the words of...
  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Monday 5/25/2020

    05/25/2020 7:20:36 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 4 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 5/25/2020 | Nextrush/Self
    A police raid on a business operating in spite of a Repbublican governor's emergency orders but first.... "Analysts have long talked about the end of an American-led system and the arrival of an Asian century. This is now happening in front of our eyes. If the 21st century turns out to be an Asian century, as the 20th was an Amercian one, the pandemic may well be remembered as the turning point of this process" The words of the European Union's foreign policy chief Josep Borrell...... In Idaho last Thursday state police raiding the Hardware Brewing Company in Kendrick. The...
  • Hollywood Gobsmacked By California Governor’s Plan To Potentially Reopen Production Soon

    05/25/2020 12:17:25 PM PDT · by EdnaMode · 53 replies
    Deadline ^ | May 20, 2020 | Dominic Patten
    California Gov. Gavin Newsom sees the state as mere days away from new guidelines to further open up from the coronavirus pandemic, but entertainment industry insiders are feeling broadsided by today’s announcement. “WT [Expletive]?” said one top cable executive to Newsom today announcning he would reveal plans on May 25 that could spur shuttered film and TV production back to work sooner rather than later. “Have they talked to the unions, because I don’t think that’s going to jive with them,” the exec added. “We’ll look at the guidelines when they come out on Monday,” a spokesperson for the WGA...
  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Sunday 5/24/2020

    05/24/2020 9:32:47 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 4 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 5/24/2020 | Nextrush/Self
    In San Jose, California today Pastor Mike McClure of Calvary Chapel told worshipers at an outdoor service that the church will reopen for a regular indoor service next Sunday regardless of any local orders..... His comments came hours after a US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that upheld Governor Gavin Newsom's ban on indoor church services..... The Oregon Supreme Court telling a local judge to throw out his injunction against Governor Kate Brown's coronavirus emergency orders or explain why he shouldn't by 5 pm Tuesday...... North Dakota Republican Governor Doug Burgum getting emotional at his Friday media appearance over...
  • Thousands Of Churches Are About To Defy Lockdown Orders. It’s About Time

    05/22/2020 2:17:59 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 40 replies
    The Federalist ^ | May 22, 2020 | John Daniel Davidson
    Churchgoers across the country are reasserting their fundamental rights of conscience—rights that too many political leaders have forgotten or denied. On Friday, President Trump said churches and houses of worship are “essential” and called on governors nationwide to allow them to open this weekend. If they don’t, Trump said he would “override” governors, citing forthcoming guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.In remarks Thursday, the president criticized some governors who have “deemed liquor stores and abortion clinics as essential” but not churches. “It’s not right. So I’m correcting this injustice and calling houses of worship essential.”Trump is right,...
  • California doctors say they've seen more deaths from suicide than coronavirus since lockdowns

    05/21/2020 7:04:35 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 27 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | May 21, 2020 - 8:50 PM | Andrew Mark Miller
    Doctors in Northern California say they have seen more deaths from suicide than they’ve seen from the coronavirus during the pandemic. “The numbers are unprecedented,” Dr. Mike deBoisblanc of John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek, California, told ABC 7 News about the increase of suicide deaths adding that he’s seen a “year’s worth of suicides” in the last four weeks alone.
  • California Rushes to Build an Army of Coronavirus Detectives

    05/21/2020 1:56:21 AM PDT · by Libloather · 25 replies
    Sac Bee via Govtech ^ | 5/20/20 | Tony Bizjak, Alexandra Yoon-Hendricks
    (TNS) -- As California hurries to reopen stores, offices, restaurants and more this week, another rush is on behind-the-scenes. State health officials have launched an unprecedented effort to train thousands of front-line, county-level workers to act as a firewall to stop the coronavirus from roaring back this fall. Gov. Gavin Newsom calls them his “army of disease detectives.” Commonly known in the public health world as communicable-disease “contact tracers,” this ad hoc group will serve as community strike teams in each county, working on tight deadlines to stop individual infections from turning into major outbreaks. When someone tests positive for...
  • 'Human parking spots' descend on SF's Dolores Park to keep people apart

    05/20/2020 4:07:05 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 38 replies ^ | 5/20/20 | Andrew Chamings
    Dolores Park got a polka-dot makeover on Wednesday morning courtesy of the San Francisco Recreation & Parks Department. To aid social distancing as the summer beckons and the region moves into Stage 2 of Gov. Newsom's statewide reopening plan, white chalk circles were painted across the popular two-block park on the western edge of the city's Mission District. The social-distance guidance circles, around six feet in diameter, are designed to help park-goers know when they are getting a little too cozy amid the coronavirus pandemic, and San Franciscans largely welcomed the addition Wednesday afternoon.
  • Pelosi’s HEROES Act Forces Unemployed Americans to Compete With Illegal Aliens

    05/19/2020 3:33:52 PM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 9 replies
    FrontPage Magazine ^ | Mon May 19, 2020 | Daniel
    Pelosi’s HEROES Act Forces Unemployed Americans to Compete With Illegal Aliens While Americans lose their jobs, Democrats keep illegal aliens employed. Tue May 19, 2020 Daniel Greenfield 38 Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is an investigative journalist and writer focusing on the radical Left and Islamic terrorism. Who are Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Heroes? Based on the $3 trillion HEROES Act that House Democrats have just unveiled, the answer is illegal aliens and criminals. While the HEROES Act pretends to be about coronavirus relief, its focus is on immigration. With over 20 million jobs lost in...
  • 'Illegal Aliens' Jam Phone Lines as California Offers $500 Each in Coronavirus it asks fed. taxpayers for help paying for its $54 billion deficit.

    05/19/2020 7:19:44 AM PDT · by caww · 35 replies
    BreitBart ^ | 5/19/2020 | JOEL B. POLLAK
    Within minutes after the phone lines opened, people reported they could not get through, by 10 a.m., an hour after it opened, many of the 'phone lines crashed'. The State of California is offering $500 each to illegal aliens as part of a $75 million coronavirus relief program — even as it asks federal taxpayers for help paying for its $54 billion deficit. The governor, Gavin Newsom, announced in mid-April that the state would provide $75 million in cash assistance to the 150,000 who are selected. Philanthropic organizations and private donors pledged an additional $50 million, for another 100,000 immigrants.
  • The Governor’s Powers Under the Emergency Services Act

    05/18/2020 8:59:20 PM PDT · by artichokegrower · 8 replies
    scocablog ^ | March 19, 2020 | Stephen M. Duvernay and Brandon V. Stracener
    The Emergency Services Act gives California’s governor broad emergency authority. Typically, the state constitution requires policy decisions (what we should do going forward) to be made through the deliberative legislative process.[1] But in a crisis, that authority (what we should do right now) may be consolidated and exercised by one executive.
  • Two Coasts. One Virus. How New York Suffered Nearly 10 Times the Number of Deaths as California. (Cat Fight!)

    05/18/2020 4:06:55 PM PDT · by Diana in Wisconsin · 35 replies
    ProPublica ^ | May 16, 2020 | Joe Sexton
    California’s governor and San Francisco’s mayor worked together to act early in confronting the COVID threat. For Andrew Cuomo and Bill de Blasio, it was a different story, and 27,000 New Yorkers have died so far. By March 14, London Breed, the mayor of San Francisco, had seen enough. For weeks, she and her health officials had looked at data showing the evolving threat of COVID-19. In response, she’d issued a series of orders limiting the size of public gatherings, each one feeling more arbitrary than the last. She’d been persuaded that her city’s considerable and highly regarded health care...
  • Tesla’s Elon Musk says he’ll leave California due to coronavirus shutdown. Who cares? (Sacramento Bee editorial)

    05/10/2020 8:33:51 AM PDT · by rintintin · 75 replies
    Sacramento Bee ^ | May 10 2020 | BY THE SACRAMENTO BEE EDITORIAL BOARD
    Poor Elon Musk. COVID-19 has killed nearly 2,700 Californians so far, but he’s the one who’s truly suffering during the coronavirus pandemic. The Tesla founder and billionaire CEO launched a fresh Twitter tantrum on Saturday. He threatened to move his electric car company out of California as a protest against the state’s coronavirus stay-at-home order. “Frankly, this is the final straw,” wrote Musk on Twitter after health officials in Alameda County declined to let Tesla’s factory re-open this week. “Tesla will now move its HQ and future programs to Texas/Nevada immediately.” Musk also insulted Alameda County’s health officer, calling her...
  • The American Aristocracy's Influence Is Waning

    05/17/2020 6:12:00 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 15 replies
    American ^ | May 17, 2020 | J.B Shurk
    "You will respect my authoritah!" scream Democrat mayors and governors who have taken great pleasure in exercising powers they always knew they should have. Except we don't, and a growing number of Americans are tuning out the tiny tyrants. When Governor Gretchen Whitmer or J.B. Pritzker or Jay Inslee or Gavin Newsom opens his mouth or any of the exhausting municipal Marxists like Bill de Blasio and Lori Lightfoot starts barking orders, more and more Americans only hear "womp, womp, womp." That's a good thing. When elected representatives confuse their "public service" with titles of nobility giving them license to...
  • San Diego Official: Only Six of 194 ‘Virus Deaths’ Caused by COVID Alone

    05/16/2020 10:44:16 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 27 replies
    Liberty Headlines ^ | Claire Russel | May 15, 2020
    ‘I mean, what number are we trying to get to with those odds?’Gavin Newsom/Photo by XPRIZE Foundation (CC) (Claire Russel, Liberty Headlines) San Diego County Supervisor Jim Desmond rejected Gov. Gavin Newsom’s argument that California needs to extend its shelter-in-place order.“We’ve unfortunately had six pure, solely coronavirus deaths—six out of 3.3 million people,” he said in an interview this week, according to the San Diego Tribune.The vast majority of COVID-19 “deaths” — 194 of them attributed to the virus — in San Diego County resulted from underlying conditions that made patients more vulnerable to the virus, Desmond said.It doesn’t make sense to...
  • Judicial Watch Fights in Court on #Coronavirus Cash for Illegal Aliens [Weekly Update]

    05/15/2020 3:35:39 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 12 replies
    Judicial Watch ^ | May 15, 2020 | Tom Fitton
    Clinton Resists Court Order to Produce Memo on Process that Led to Her Mass Email Deletions Judicial Watch Sues to Stop Maryland County Giving $5 Million to Illegal Aliens New Judicial Watch Court Action to Block Newsom from Providing Illegal Cash to Illegal Aliens in California Clinton Resists Court Order to Produce Memo on Process that Led to Her Mass Email Deletions Perhaps Hillary Clinton thinks she can run out the clock on our efforts to get to the bottom of her scandalous email schemes. Recall that she is resisting, through an emergency appeal , a court order to...
  • Woman Dictating LA County Shutdowns Isn’t a Medical Doctor, Paid More than $500K

    05/15/2020 7:58:04 AM PDT · by C19fan · 36 replies
    Red State ^ | May 14, 2020 | Jennifer Van Laar
    Los Angeles County Director of Public Health Dr. Barbara Ferrer made news Tuesday when she told the county’s board of Supervisors that the “Safer at Home” order would almost certainly be extended for three more months when it expired May 15. Outrage ensued, and the Board of Supervisors and Ferrer herself walked back those comments. Turns out that walk-back was just a giant “psych!” because Ferrer announced the new order Wednesday – one with no expiration date. But, give her credit for being literal – it wasn’t a three-month extension. To say that the vast majority of county residents are...