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Kimberly Guilfoyle's RNC speech 'a memorable moment'
"And incumbent president using the White House for his backdrop to deliver addresses during the Republican National Convention. Bob Constantini notes. There were different tones throughout the first night at the convention two times. President Trump appeared in the convention programming last night, presenting a softer side with no criticism of Joe Biden and Democrats. One segment was with first responders. Fighting what he called the China virus. Doctors, nurses of fireman policemen We want to thank you while you have been incredible. The other theme of the broadcast presented an apocalyptic view of what life would be like with Democrats. They want to control what you see and think on, believed so that they can control how you live. Kimberly Guilfoyle of Campaign finance leader and Donald Trump Junior's girlfriend. Delivering a stem Winder address. Bob Costantini
Trump admits he is undermining USPS to make it harder to vote
"Keep getting bills by the mill and Bob Constantini notes that's actually a topic of the discussions keeping the parties apart. It has been a largely unspoken issue dividing the White House and the Democrats in the negotiations money for the post office. It is a standoff with Democrats wanting to spending items to be part of a new Corona virus relief package as Americans complain about slowed mail delivery in an interview with Fox Business General President Trump making clear His opposition to the expenditures is about his claim. Voter fraud could be widespread. Now they need that money in order to have the post office work so it could take all of these millions and millions of ballots. But if they don't get those two items, that means you can't have universal mail in voting, you seem interview Mr Trump called the Biden choice of running mate Kamala Harris as insulting two men. A Bronx
"bob constantini" Discussed on WLS-AM 890
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"bob constantini" Discussed on KGO 810
"Bob Constantini reporter president has been using the Supreme Court ruling to not end the deferred action for childhood arrivals program, even though it went against his administration has a signed executive orders can be bold and sweeping. The program was created by an Obama order. And with that in mind, senior administration officials say the president will order changes to how so called dreamers are given renewals one year instead of two and no new applications for the program, which protects persons Into the US illegally as Children from deportation for 2.5 years, President Trump has been trying to end DACA, hoping Democrats would agree to a compromise by spending more money on a border wall. Costantini Washington officials across the USA Senate Republicans proposed slashing of a federally funded boost in unemployment benefits could delay payments for weeks or even months. Democrats of pushing back, arguing that cutting the extra payments to 200 from $600 is a bad policy that's hard to implement. The Texas Department of State Health Services is changing the way it reports covert 19 related death. The State Health Department now using death certificate information to keep track of Corona virus deaths. Before this week, the state used fatality data from local health departments. Officials say that process was too slow by state law. Death certificates are required to be filed within 10 days of a person's death. The state Reported. Death is being caused by Corona virus. If that's the listed cause on a death certificate, the death toll won't include deads were a person had covert 19 but died of something else. Clayton Nevel Dallas will has decided that most of its 200,000 employees and contractors should work from home until July 2021 that prolonged lock down of Google's officers could influence other major companies. Take similar precautions. I 1,000,000 Francis introducing Peacock new free streaming service from NBC Universal. It's hit movies, current shows and live sports. News clips, training bits and Thomas. It's It's Kim and Kourtney, Seth and.
Trump Again Casts Doubt On Fauci As COVID-19 Cases Surge
"Trump and his team have launched a campaign to discredit Anthony Fauci. Bob Constantini, with Maury attempt to discredit bounty comes from the top is President. Trump said the most trusted expert on Corona virus was against wearing masks and blocking travelers from China early in the pandemic. He reiterated those points while denying their friction. A good relationship with Dr Fatty I've had for A long time, right from the beginning. I find to be a very nice person. I don't always agree with him.
President Donald Trump commutes Roger Stone's prison sentence in Russia probe
"Sentence commuted. President Trump has commuted the sentence of his longtime friend and political confident Roger Stone. He says You should understand that a pardon would be fun would be final on that in accepting a pardon. You are exceptionally accepting guilt. And I would rather see you fight this out. Which is why I'm commuting your sentence in Washington are Bob Constantini reports, the White House argued that Stone's conviction was part of what they called a Russia hoax. Stone was convicted of lying about his workers a go between for the Trump campaign to Wikileaks in 2016 But he was also found guilty of witness tampering for telling an associate to pull of Frank Pentangelo. It's a reference to a godfather to movie character who suddenly can't testify against his boss. Any congressional hearing. Stone recently has claimed it would be dangerous for him to be in prison being susceptible to Corona virus. Stone was supposed to report to prison next Tuesday.
Trump criticizes Redskins, Indians for weighing name changes
"Donald Trump Tweets about attempts to change controversial sport team names Bob Constantini reports not only taking on NASCAR for banning the Confederate flag, but the president commenting on football and baseball team names with this tweet They named teams out of strength, not weakness. But now the Washington Redskins in Cleveland Indians to fabled sports franchises look like they're going to be changing their names in order to be politically correct. Indians like Elizabeth Warren must be very angry right now
Coronavirus: Trump says US reopening 'vaccine or no vaccine'
"President trump announcing new leaders for operation warp speed the race for a corona virus vaccine it may be successful but if it isn't the president thinks the American people will be ready to accept that here's Bob Constantini while talking up his belief that the vaccine will be ready by year's end president trump gambling that what's known as herd immunity will eventually protect Americans you fight through it and people sometimes I guess we don't know exactly yet but it looks like they become immune or at least very short while it may be for life but you fight through it the president making clear in a rose garden statement that even if there is no vaccine by the end of the year the nation will not turn back to restrictions that have locked down the economy he praised the work of pharmaceutical companies and university labs announcing that fourteen vaccine candidates show some promise to meet his
Trump says he won't pardon Roger Stone... for now
"Months in prison for Roger stone stone that that is is the the decision decision from from federal federal judge judge Amy Amy Berman Berman Jackson Jackson stone stone is is close close to to the the president president but but it it is is a a pardon pardon in in the the works works of of the the sometimes sometimes political political confidante confidante of of Mr Mr trump trump correspondent Bob Constantini has more on the president's reaction to president responding mirroring his tweet that stone deserves a new trial and I'm following this very closely and I want to see it play out to its fullest because Roger has a very good chance of exoneration in my opinion interestingly Mr trump was at an event in Las Vegas celebrating sentencing in prison reforms he signed into law his back pocket the possibility of a pardon at some point I'll make a determination but Roger stone and everybody has to be treated fairly and this has not been a fair process stone was convicted for lying to Congress and threatening a witness Bob Constantini
Bloomberg calls Trump a 'carnival barking clown' after president labels him a 'tiny version' of Jeb Bush
"Calls me little Mike and the answer is Donald's where I come from we measure your height from the neck up Bloomberg also tweeted that Mr trump is a carnival barking clown one trump tweeted get into a debate on the issue of the former New York mayor is having to face comments about having more police in minority communities and how lenders letting someone those communities get state mortgages contributed to the two thousand eight Great Recession Bob Constantini the White House one side note former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg turns seventy eight
Buttigieg and Klobuchar soar after N.H., Yang drops out
"Almost almost all all of of the the vote vote has has been been counted counted in New Hampshire and it appears the top three are Bernie Sanders he booted Jagga judge and there's apparently some clementa him with any clover shar bursting out of the pack to come in at number three let us begin with Bob Constantini covering Sanders the centrist took the stage here to claim victory after a couple of TV networks declared him the winner the people of the hand so for a great victory tonight with instructables counted at least to Hampshire was nothing like the drawn out Iowa caucus controversy even a small margin win is a win something the Sanders couldn't quite claim out of Iowa we will see Donald Trump Bernie Sanders was expected to win here but it was much closer than anticipated after Nevada and South Carolina it's on to super Tuesday this is a movement from close to call the results could be a mixed bag for Bernie Sanders listen to me reporting from Manchester New Hampshire meanwhile Steve cast and bombs in Nashua with P. bourgeois ge Michael a few weeks ago many of the people in this gymnasium at national community college never would've imagined they'd be in this position just was among them thank you everyone who gave him a chance so many of you turned out are Democrats independents unwilling to stay on the sidewalk on the sidelines and even some newly former Republican pres Sanders and said he had admired the center since he was a teenager he kept up with the hits on the local favorite vulnerable Americans do not have the luxury of pursuing ideological purity over an inclusive Victor he did repeat what is becoming a common slogan on the democratic campaign trail vote blue no matter who his supporters were ecstatic the ideas the it'll I value to bring us all together to start dropping on the solution it's an argument that seem to pay off Michael all right thanks Steve Steve Kassebaum reporting for first light Steve will be back with us later on this morning to give us more detail closer up look at what happened yesterday and last night in New Hampshire of course the rise of senator any clover shar leapfrogging over Elizabeth Warren and Joe Biden to come in at a solid third place apparently riding a fresh wave of enthusiasm after strong debate performance last Friday night Andrew Yang and senator Michael Bennet say they are dropping out of the race
2020 State of the Union Address
"And welcome to live coverage of president trump state of the union address I'm Evan handing along with White House correspondent Bob Constantini and Capitol Hill correspondent Linda Kenya and Bob this is an address being given by an impeach president expected to be acquitted tomorrow he's heading into an election he faces a sharply divided electorate and Congress and apparently trump made some surprising remarks to news people a private lunch this afternoon any indication as to how Donald Trump is going to address some of the issues before him tonight well certainly of what we're going to have according to the excerpts from the White House that have been released the president will open up with comments about what he's calling the great American comeback Evan and shattering the mentality of decline Phil takes waves that president Obama with us some statistics talk up trade agreements fossil fuel energy production and spending over two trillion dollars on the military there will be a tax on socialism sort of a repeat of what we heard from last year more talk of wall building on the border with Mexico and taking action against terrorism in the Middle East and of course first and foremost the president will be playing up of the economy almost no question about that event the plane up to the hilt the exerts have no mention of impeachment and we may not hear that from the president we understand what Linda has for the mood in the chamber several Democrats say they're not even going to attend tonight's speech that's right they say that they do not wish to honor this president's through the house Democrats impeach and the Senate is the most likely as you say going to acquit tomorrow when they voted for clock eastern time there are ten right now and they include al green of Texas Alexander because you're Cortez of New York on a on a Presley Maxine waters Bennie Thompson Bobby rush Steve Cohen Earl Blumenauer Hank Johnson and Federico we Wilson some of these have personally tangled with president trump and have a have no love lost for the president the United States others also boycotted by the way previous state of the union addresses six house Democrats boycotted last year fourteen boycotted in two thousand eighteen so there's a fair number of people today who will not be there for this speech are any of the senators running for the democratic nomination going to miss this so they were up late last night and then took off straight to New Hampshire I have not heard any of them looking to miss tonight's speech but I guess we're about to find out I can see the president is standing in the doorway right now and he's about to walk into the chamber all rights the president is about to enter and we hear the gavel the president of the United States applause and now the handshake you the long trip to the podium where the president change hands in perhaps points to some of the crowd getting a few pats on the back First Lady Milan your truck is applauding she's sitting next to Rush Limbaugh he has been diagnosed with lung cancer president trump says he will give him the presidential medal of freedom within a few months but he is invited to be at tonight's address well yes you can be there tonight publicize Russell involved well the most prominent danced obviously sitting right next to the First Lady of it a deputy chief of the border patrol and the sister of a man found in field in California nine illegal alien will highlight the president's efforts to build more wall along the southern frontier a little and son of an Army fighter killed by a roadside bomb in your walk with the the White House in the technology for that bomb supplied the militants buy can seem silly money the Iranian general order this estimated by president trump Wally log in to your old Ellie Snyder from Kansas city will be with her mom to highlight her story of being born just be on twenty one with a station in living at the night of course to pro life voters we also have been told the Venezuelan opposition leader one why Joe is going to be there tonight and another of Venezuelan mayor
Impeachment trial: Bolton revelations fuel new calls for testimony
"Democrats want to call former national security adviser John Bolton as a witness during president trump's impeachment trial following the disclosure made in a New York times report the newspaper says John Bolton's upcoming book manuscript includes pages devoted to president trump's desire to have Ukraine investigate Joan hunter Biden was holding military aid to Ukraine as leverage the book manuscript has been submitted to the White House for review according to the times giving aids there an idea what Bolton might say if called as a witness president trump it eighty would claim executive privilege to prevent pulled him from testifying should would this be called Bob Constantini
Bolton draft book manuscript says Trump tied Ukraine aid freeze to political investigations
"Democrats want to call former national security adviser John Bolton as a witness during president trump's impeachment trial following the disclosure made in a New York times report the newspaper says John Bolton's upcoming book manuscript includes pages devoted to president trump's desire to have Ukraine investigate Joan hunter Biden was holding military aid to Ukraine as leverage the book manuscript has been submitted to the White House for review according to the times giving aids there an idea what Bolton might say if called as a witness president trump and Haiti would claim executive privilege to prevent pulled him from testifying should would this be called Bob Constantini
"bob constantini" Discussed on KYW Newsradio 1060
"Bob Constantini has more from Washington for Mar a Lago president trump tweeted out a picture of the American flag the Pentagon has issued a statement confirming reports from Baghdad quote at the direction of the president the US military has taken decisive defensive action to protect US personnel abroad by killing Qasim fully money the head of Iran's could force which has been supporting malicious throughout the region was the target of the Baghdad airport bombing it also killed a pro Iranian Iraqi leader according to reports from there it's the latest escalation of tensions between the US and Iran threatening to split your rock again into a civil war the Pentagon statement says general Soleimani was in a rock to plan attacks on American targets of Costantini Washington president Francois reelection campaign or raised for than forty six million dollars in the fourth quarter of last year force formed it or let signs runs on the leading fund raisers among Democrats seeking the White House leading the pack is Bernie Sanders he announced raising a massive thirty four point five million dollars in the last quarter of twenty nineteen he's really in a league of his own in large part power by that small dollar a base of donors that he has with also learned today that Joe Biden raised to twenty two point seven million which is a bit of a rebound from what was a sluggish third fund raising quarter Sanders has received more than five million individual contributions the most ever at this point the US presidential election well the trump administration has a plan to handle vaping that's coming up on K. Y. W. sports posted by stepped up up all night well with twenty plus routes that run twenty four hours so we stepped up learn more I set the Philly dot com here still it was another day on the practice field for the eagles as they get ready to face the sea hawk Sunday at Lincoln financial field and chasing Kelsey says the offense continues to evolve and flowers the reason why we are where we are right now our office is to the to the coaches and everybody to really work with the new pieces and find a way to integrate everything and you know the guys have done a great job they've executed they made a lot of great plays so I'm really happy with where our offices were to use all right now and the defense Malcolm Jenkins says is really coming together as well I think we're fine and I will do well things wasn't in a good job of calling the friends that complement will do well guys making plays we've been used to try to fill up spots with going into last week we were trying to figure out packages to get everybody you know one feel the same time because because if I well so with the eagles closing the regular season with four straight wins it they will host the Seahawks kicking off at four forty on Sunday you can hear it on ninety four W. I. P. college basketball to locals in action in two lost big was sell what losing.
Trump says U.S.-China trade deal will be signed on January 15
"Of hand the US and China have reached the first stage of a trade deal having halted the plans terrified in the middle of December president trump ratcheting down the trade war announcing on Twitter I will be signing our very large and comprehensive phase one trade deal with China on January fifteenth the ceremony will take place at the White House high level representatives of China will be present the president has kept hopes that a full comprehensive agreement could be signed with China's Shizhen paying face to face but it seems unlikely to happen before the presidential election Bob Constantini
Sen. Lisa Murkowski breaks with GOP colleagues
"Democrats Democrats recording recording them them the the White White House House worries worries about about them them they they are are Republican Republican senators senators who who may may not not be be totally totally on on the the trump trump bandwagon bandwagon when when it it comes comes to to making making up up their their minds minds on impeachment Bob Constantini spots lights one who is using the holiday break to weigh in on what her constituents want Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer can take some comfort in knowing a few Republican senators may not be thrilled with a simple quick impeachment trial for president Donald Trump not always a supporter of the president Lisa Makowski tells her home state of Alaska's Katie you you she was disheartened to hear Majority Leader Mitch McConnell saying he's coordinating with the White House and in fairness when I heard that I was disturbed to me it means that we have to take that step back from being hand in glove with the defense four Republican senators will have to vote for witnesses to make a majority assuming all Democrats would do like wise after initially wanting witnesses including hunter Biden Adam Schiff and Nancy Pelosi effectively putting Democrats on trial president trump is ready to let McConnell handle things even if it means no witnesses what he wants very smart guy very good guy very soon yeah just in case there was any doubt here's an audio collage of what Senate leader Mitch McConnell told fox news on Monday will be working through this process hopefully in a fairly short period of time in total coordination with the White House counsel's office and the people representing the president I'm going to coordinate with the president's lawyers so they won't meet a difference between us on how to do this I'm gonna take my cues from the from the president's lawyers Lisa Murkowski is the first Republican to openly question how that works with the impartiality all senators are supposed to swear to carry out in the trial I heard what a leader McConnell had said I happen to think that that has further confused the
Trump's Impeachment Trial: A crack begins to show in the GOP
"A crack may be opening in the solid Republican line against having witnesses testify at the Senate impeachment trial of president trump as we hear from correspondent Bob Costantini in Washington Democrats are hoping a handful will be uncomfortable enough to agree to call witnesses just in case there is any doubt here's what the Senate leader Mitch McConnell told fox news on Monday we'll be working through this process may in total coordination with the White House counsel's office and the people representing the prize that I'm going to coordinate with the president's lawyers so there won't be any difference between us on how to do this Alaska senator Lisa Murkowski is the first Republican to openly question how that works with the impartiality all senators are supposed to swear to carry out in the trial I heard what leader McConnell had said I happen to think that that has further confused the process Bob Constantini
Schumer cites "explosive" email to call for impeachment witnesses
"Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer is citing an explosive email in this call for witnesses at the Senate impeachment trial correspondent Bob Constantini as more on why Democrats believe this email is so important the center for public integrity obtained one hundred forty six pages of White House emails focusing on the office of management and budget Mike Duffy who worked in the area of national security funding wrote the Pentagon asking officials there to hold off on sending military aid to Ukraine just
Aid withheld 91 minutes after Trump call with Ukraine president
"Democrats a newly obtained White House emails provide more insight into president trump's dealings with Ukraine the White House communications show the order to withhold military aid came minutes after president trump and the Ukrainian president hung up the phone in July ABC Serena Marshall reports from Washington just in ninety one minutes after the now infamous phone call between president trump and Ukraine's president Michael Duffy a senior official with the office of management and budget email the Pentagon to please hold off on that funding to Ukraine requesting they keep it quiet Duffy is one of the four witnesses to Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer has said he wants to hear from during the Senate trial the one hundred and forty six pages of heavily redacted emails were obtained by the center for public integrity following a federal judge's ruling a US service members serving in Afghanistan has been killed in action the Taliban claimed responsibility saying US and Afghan forces were ambushed the US military reports that a US service member was killed in Afghanistan on Monday but no details are available about the circumstances of the service member's death twenty Americans have been killed in combat in Afghanistan this year making two thousand nineteen the deadliest year for U. S. troops in that country since two thousand and fourteen president trump is considering reducing the number of American troops in Afghanistan from thirteen thousand to eight thousand six hundred though no decision has been made we Martinez ABC news Washington our our Chinese president she's in pain welcome south Korean president merging into Beijing today for meetings on the freeway summer with Japanese prime minister Shinzo Ave SO three Asian powers are expected to discuss regional tensions running trade security in North Korea and new satellite image of a factory where North Korea makes military equipment used to launch a long range missile shows the construction of a new structure and just reported this hour Saudi state TV says the kingdom is handed down five death sentences and the death of columnist this is ABC news from Kelly Blair with the top local stores from from the the the como como como twenty twenty twenty four four four seven seven seven news news news center center center of of of rail rail rail service service service between between between Seattle Seattle Seattle and and and Portland Portland Portland won't won't won't be be be resuming resuming until until today today it it was was shut shut down down on on Friday Friday after after much much like like cover cover the the tracks tracks south south of Tacoma contract plan to resume service by Sunday afternoon but that was changed to Monday the land side left mud that was fifty feet wide and three to four feet deep on the track the crash that left one person dead shut down I five for several hours and troopers believe racing on the freeway led up to that crash the state patrol says around two thirty Sunday morning a car crashed on northbound five a two thirty six and not like terrorism went up in flames investigators say twenty eight year old Randy better ten was speeding when he side swiped another car and slammed into a concrete bridge he said he died in the crash and wasn't wearing a seatbelt and a fun it's been set up for fall in Pierce county deputy Cooper Dyson who died in a car accident on his way to help fellow deputies Friday night donations can be made online using a credit card or PayPal ATP crime stoppers dot com here's your triple a traffic at the Smith in the como traffic center we have some road work going on overnight overnight on on highway highway ninety ninety nine nine this this is is in in both both directions directions between between away away notice notice street street and and one one forty forty fifteen fifteen expect expect to to see see up up to to two two lanes lanes in in each each direction direction closed closed through through that that stretch stretch meanwhile meanwhile working working us us weather weather closures closures West West Valley Valley high high we we still still closed closed in in Pacific Pacific between between third third and and alleys alleys and and and and also also in in the the highways highways and and closed closed between between older older cut cut off off road road and and one one six six one eight due to a landslide haven't Smith couple twenty four seven traffic primarily cloudy skies expected across western Washington overnight into your Monday early this morning Los tumble to the upper thirties and low forties highs on Monday range in the low to mid forties certainly keep the jacket with use you're asking about in the lowland rain is expected to be one still dealing with potentially with a little bit about extra features of winter white probably over the past a county the couple at the center for the first time in seven tries the Seahawks lost to the Arizona Cardinals in Seattle failing twenty seven to thirteen shop now let it for but can still win the NFC west tied up next week if the forty Niners that came flexed his Sunday night for the division championship customers basketball the dam and classical repair St eighty five to sixty four G. 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S. Christmas gift and follow those remarks with more tests at its missile sites which satellite photos show our being expanded correspondent will Ripley does not necessarily expect leader Kim to order any aggressive action right now so my source says of the north Koreans are going to do they're going to kind of take a step back take a wait and see approach continue to remind the world that they have this nuclear capability and I wouldn't rule out a launch by the way in twenty twenty they've already gotten the effect that they want around Christmas time which is lots of western media talking about the possibility of the of a large why would they need to go through with it now when they can maybe save it for an even more vulnerable time closer US election perhaps John Bolton told ACSI owes he doesn't think the White House really means it when president trump pledges to haul dictator Kim Jong own from nuclear weapons development or it would be pursuing a different course boat we are now nearly three years into the administration with no visible progress toward getting North Korea to make the strategic decision to stop pursuing deliverable nuclear weapons close quote time is on the side of the proliferator Bolton told ACSI owes the more time there is the more time there is to develop test and refine both the nuclear component and the ballistic missile components of the program still the senior military commanders say the US is ready for whatever Pyongyang might do Evan hating reporting for first light by the way we will be going live to Seoul South Korea later this morning for a closer look at what the north is up to it's nine minutes past the hour now and they are heavily redacted but newly released emails give more of a time line about the White House efforts to hold back hundreds of millions of dollars in military funds to Ukraine last summer Bob Costantini reports Democrats would like to hear from one of the key participants in those email chains Michael as you might expect the trump White House is urging Americans to not read too much it these newly disclosed emails the center for public integrity obtained one hundred forty six pages of White House emails focusing on the office of management and budget Mike Duffy who worked in the area of national security funding wrote the Pentagon asking officials there to hold off on sending military aid to Ukraine just ninety minutes after president trump had the impeachment focus phone call with Ukraine's voluminous landscape the transcript as Mr trump asking for a favor mentioning Joan hunter Biden and theories about Ukraine helping Hillary Clinton in twenty sixteen Duffy also mention to the withholding of the two hundred fifty million dollars be kept quiet quote given the sensitive nature of the request Mike Duffy is one of four witnesses Democrats want to call it a Senate impeachment trial the new email disclosures prompting Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer urge even just a handful of Republicans to think about what he believes the nation needs to hear the questions Democrats want answered there's nothing wrong with withholding the eight why didn't Mr Duffy want anyone to know about what he was doing it this is a perfect conversation why are they trying to hush it up the only be spokeswoman calls focusing on one line of the email without context misleading and inaccurate speaker of the house Nancy Pelosi is withholding the articles of impeachment from the Senate demanding to know how the trial will proceed president trump speaking into Saturday conservative students meeting near is more like a home with a new nickname crazy so now he says you know she has no okay so let's not submitted she sings about witnesses are stalled and on hold for the holidays our thanks to Bob Constantini reporting from the White House it is now eleven past the hour and coming up a devore cast only a parent could love the latest on the NFL playoff picture heading into the final week of the season I'm 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Pelosi threatens to delay Senate impeachment trial
"Now president trump says he doesn't feel like he's being impeached but is upset that speaker Nancy Pelosi's holding on to articles of impeachment we get more from Bob Constantini at the White House president trump live tweeting this comments during speaker policies news conference hello she feels her phony impeachment oaks is so pathetic she is afraid to present it to the Senate which can set a date and put this whole scam into default if they refused to show up in afternoon four to one president trump confirming that once the Senate decides on how to proceed with the trial his White House counsel will be the lead lawyer representing him it looks like that yep that said Belloni we have a couple of others that we're gonna put in but it's been fantastic as White House counsel the others on the team include former Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi we've been meeting with Republican senators to coordinate strategies with GOP members who are supposed to judge the president and the Senate is very very a capable we have five great senators Republican senators this is just a better fit for me New Jersey representative Jeff Andrew in the oval office with president trump announcing his switch to the Republican Party this is who I am who I always was but there was more tolerance of moderate Democrats been through is a freshman from a district Mr trump carried in twenty sixteen minority leader Kevin McCarthy was on hand for the announcement and owner of a presidential shout out it's a big deal so there is a deal because he's going from the majority of the minority in normally doesn't go that way because you know it's just not going to be the minority for long then drew was one of three Democrats who voted no on the
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"Bob Constantini Washington nine passed the house of representatives votes on whether to impeach president trump on abuse of power and obstruction of Congress following his dealings with Ukraine correspondent Linda Kenyan has the latest from Capitol Hill the issue comes before the full house after a lengthy hearing Tuesday in the house rules committee democratic chairman Jim McGovern began by saying the facts surrounding the president's dealings in Ukraine are indisputable this is about president trump using his office to try and rig the next election the committee's top Republican said practically speaking the outcome of the vote in the house is already known and representative Tom Cole added why put the country through all this the votes to convict and remove the president from office simply aren't there speaking on behalf of the democratic majority in the house Judiciary Committee representative Jamie Raskin testified it's clear the president committed impeachable lax it's also clear he said the trump sees nothing wrong with his actions the president is completely on repentance and to finally declares his behavior here perfect the top Republican on the house Judiciary Committee Doug Collins testified that the majority Democrats rushed through the impeachment hearings and what he described as a highly partisan process there will be a day of reckoning once the house casts its vote on impeachment it appears all but certain the Senate will pick up the baton and carry out the constitutionally prescribe requirement of conducting an impeachment trial in preparation for their trial which would likely occur in early January Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called the houses impeachment process a slapdash work product he also said don't expect the Republican controlled Senate to fix it the house shows road is their duty to investigate that means as McConnell he will not support the initial request by the democratic minority to call witnesses that's got the sun a job a leap into the breach and search desperately for ways to get together minority leader Chuck Schumer wanted to call four witnesses including former national security adviser John Bolton and acting White House chief of staff Mack mold Rainey what is leader McConnell afraid what is president trump afraid of the truth ultimately says leader McConnell the issue about whether witnesses will be allowed to testify in the Senate trial could be up to the full Senate to decide one of two directions either going in the direction the witnesses are going in the direction of voting on articles of impeachment but McConnell says let there be no doubt about what this process really is I would anticipate we will have a largely partisan outcome in the Senate I'm not impartial about this at all that just made senator Schumer angry do you want someone who proudly says they are not impartial to be on a jury but McConnell reiterates this is not about impartiality impeachment he says is about politics I think we're going to get an almost entirely partisan impeachment I would anticipate on almost entirely partisan outcome in the Senate as well Linda Kenya on Capitol Hill it's now twelve past peach meant impeachment that is side the house and Senate yesterday did get some legislation passed John Laurence says that despite the ongoing impeachment saga Republicans and Democrats have had other matters on their agendas democratic rep Katherine Clarke their commitment to the American people was to keep government open and to make every bit of progress that we cut on Tuesday the house approved a one point four trillion dollars spending package that funds the government through fiscal year twenty twenty.
"bob constantini" Discussed on WMAL 630AM
"Bob Constantini reports trump says he'll be okay with a short trial but seems to prefer one where witnesses are call many Senate Republicans are leery of a circus atmosphere especially with what the White House and some house Republicans want calling hunter Biden Adam Schiff and other targets which would effectively put Democrats on trial top presidential adviser kellyanne Conway saying one goal is paramount to present witnesses and evidence to challenge witnesses and evidence subject to actually present the case so that the president is fully exonerated not just not removed snows stretches from North Dakota into Kansas as well as many other spots and meteorologist Allison chin char reports a lot of heavy snow is still expected overnight and into Sunday then we move on to the next system this is Sunday really through Tuesday the upcoming week the snow stretching all the way from Colorado over towards Connecticut rain mainly the focus on the southern end but the northern edge of this really is where the big concern not just for snow ice in the one hundred twenty of army navy game the midshipmen beat the black knights thirty one to seven but correspondent Serra westward reports winning wasn't the only thing on the players minds this afternoon three navy sailors who were killed at the Naval Air Station in Pensacola at that shooting earlier this month honored at this game today not only by their fellow navy military service members but also by players on the navy team and the twenty nineteen Heisman Trophy has gone to LSU quarterback Joe burrow I'm Evan handing one online physician consultation are only available in the position to turn to restrictions appropriate subscription required too much like a full details and information Hey guys good news the outrageously expensive a little blue pill is now generic which means you can get the prescription medication.
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"ABC news live locally it's five o'clock on the show Bala allowing a deadline to lapse in leaving the defense of the president to Republicans the trump White House has decided it will not participate in the latest round of impeachment hearing White House counsel passable own rights to house Judiciary Committee chairman Jerry Nadler as you know your impeachment inquiry is completely baseless and has violated basic principles of due process and fundamental fairness house Democrats have wasted enough of America's time with this charade you should in this inquiry now so below does not come out and say the White House will not cooperate or send a lawyer to participate in hearings next week when he quotes a presidential suite to do it now meaning impeachment so we can have a fair trial in the Senate Bob Constantini the White House to follow the hearings just go to K. A. B. C. dot com and click on stream to multiple people were killed and others wounded after shooter opened fire at the Naval Air Station in Pensacola Florida and to law enforcement sources say the shooter who was killed has been identified as Saudi Arabian national Mohammed al sham runny correspondent Natasha chan is on the scene with the latest we've seen on the naval air stations Facebook page that more residents are able to go home on base via the west and main gates and just talking to at least one member of a family member of someone on base she said it was very scary this morning particularly because this happened right next to a library and many March she says places where people would have been getting breakfast families getting gas for example when this happened so the community is definitely shaken from this a wounded survivor of the April synagogue shooting in Poway is suing the house of worship all not permits claims that your bottom pow way did not use a hundred and fifty thousand dollars in federal funds designed for security upgrades one person was killed and several others were injured in the shooting prosecutors accuse John earnest of the attack he goes on trial in June the LA times reports press as lawsuit also names the suspect and the gun store that sold him the rifle the synagogue has not commented on the suit Kevin trip Cabey see news talk radio seven ninety KABC sports the Lakers visit Portland tonight the clippers are in Milwaukee the kings in Edmonton and the ducks will be hosting.
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"Time that Americans are expected to live continues to drop as we hear from correspondent John Johnson a new study blames overdoses suicides alcohol and obesity authors of a study in Gemma say the U. S. once made steady progress in boosting newborns expectations of living toward age eighty or beyond but then a reversal while the rest of the world continues to notch improvements the west started seeing an erosion of those expectations and even though Americans spend more per person on healthcare than any other country three consecutive years of drop spring the average down to seventy eight point six years on Jan Johnson well two turkeys are getting to live longer part of a presidential pardon a tradition that dates back to Abraham Lincoln bread and butter were before him but only one could win the ultimate presidential pardon president from getting in a joke regarding the impeachment matter thankfully a bread and butter have been specially raised by the Jacksons to remain calm under any condition which will be very important because they've already received subpoenas to appear it Adam ships basement on Thursday well both turkeys would avoid the thanksgiving table Mr trump pardon but our first no response from house intelligence committee chairman Adam Schiff Bob Constantini Washington increasing clouds overnight and some fog developing density spot spotty drizzle and windy conditions no money news on came by W. Bloomberg's Larry it's beginning to look a lot like thanksgiving on Wall Street trading is likely to slow as investors head out for the holiday the major averages today at all time highs after posting modest gains yesterday initial markets in the US will be closed tomorrow we'll take the pulse of consumer spending ahead of the holiday season today economists surveyed by Bloomberg expect the government to report of three tenths of one percent gain in spending last month incomes are also seen rising three tents also coming up the government's weekly tally of first time jobless claims analysts are forecasting a decline of six thousand two hundred twenty one thousand of dollars Nuveen investment management says C. E. O.'s he's talked to tell him workers are harder and harder to find a common reflect frame these days is I can't find workers a year ago as I can't find skilled workers of the report's due today include pending home sales and the fed's latest beige book economic survey with money news from Bloomberg on K. Y. W. I'm Larry Kaski K. Y. W. A. Y. W. H. T. M. W. I. T. FM HD two Philadelphia running a.
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"Bob Constantini has this silent footage from a drone over the site shows US forces attack on the compound in Syria where Abu Bakar al Baghdadi was cornered indict there's even a moment when air missile seem to wipe out places shooters general Kenneth mackenzie leader of US Central Command and once established inside the compound US forces discovered Baghdadi hiding install would capture the hands of US forces was imminent Baghdadi detonated a bomb he wore killing himself and two young children within mackenzie could not describe all big Daddy's whimpering and crying and screaming in fear the way president trump did on Sunday the general revealed that American special forces pre staged inside Syria president trump's decision to remove US military personnel out of Syria may have forced the decision to move ahead with the rescue mission and even Republicans like Mike McCall of the house foreign relations committee are still wishing the president would reconsider I can think of nothing more dangerous than withdrawing all of our troops from Syria there is a concern that the US was a stabilizing force in Syria now allowing Turkey to establish his own where it's trying to remove all Kurds the same ethnic group that did much of the ground fighting against ISIS general mackenzie says there is some merit in the worries but the thought of ISIS reconstituting its caliphate might be overblown we'll see a bloodless future because unfortunately this ideology is gonna be out there but we think there's a way to get to a point where it's going to be less and less effective over time for his part president trump continues to play up the military dog who was injured in the tunnel where al Baghdadi died he tweeted out a doctored picture with the dog's face for placing a previous him medal of honor winner as Mr trump puts the metal around the dog's neck but Costantini Washington sports the Washington nationals have their first World Series title after victory over the Astros six two in the NBA Stephan curry broke his left wrist on a hard fall during the Golden State Warriors one twenty one one ten loss to the Phoenix Suns.
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"Fantastic Bob Constantini Washington it's now nine past former overstock CEO Patrick Byrne says the F. B. I. directed him in the summer before the twenty sixteen election to pursue a romantic relationship with Maria boot not the Russian woman who was accused of seeking to win influence and powerful Republican circles at the behest of our country's government July first or so they came back to me and said for what a mistake we made Russia you're right there's this Russia Russia Russia this gal Maria all my gosh highest national priority and they said and the very honorable men and women the men in black they said we want to be clear this never happens in our states we're the good guys all we're not we don't work like the bad guys but we need to ask you to re kindle romantic relationship Patrick Byrne the claims made yesterday came the same day the burn resigned from his company overstock democratic candidates in the run for the White House have a little less competition going into this weekend as we hear from our Linda Kenya on the crowded field of democratic presidential hopefuls has gotten a little less crowded this week as Washington state governor Jay Inslee announced he will no longer seek the nomination it's become clear that I'm not going to be carrying the ball I'm not going to be the president's on withdrawing that tonight from the race governor initially made his announcement Wednesday night on the Rachel Maddow show on MSNBC on Thursday morning he announced his next move I'm going to be standing for to be governor in the November twenty twenty during the democratic debate in Detroit last month Ensley explained why climate change was is key issue the time is up our house is.
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"Bob Constantini Washington that trades decision have sparked a rally on Wall Street the Dow Jones industrial average rose by triple digits closing at three hundred seventy three points the S. and P. five hundred gained forty three the nasdaq closed up one hundred fifty three points IBM Kate's W. I. mail news at ten OO to online here president trump announcing today he will delay some terrace in trade war with China will that have an impact on our area the impact you can have on the economy is is significant but continued Maryland's director of the bureau of revenue estimates economist Andrew Shaw awful says in part because Maryland's economy is strong we're expecting very low growth and employment you know we're almost at full employment as a country and as a state that's awful is concerned about the uncertainty in the trade negotiations or any sort of create in packs and the uncertainty that their calls and could be a potential trigger the lights the fire for the next recession barber brit WMAL and WMAL dot com a Maryland man has been sentenced to forty years in federal prison for sexually abusing children to reduce child **** well he was working overseas at the state department foreign service officer US attorney Robert hers office said in a statement that a federal judge on Tuesday also sentenced fifty two year old Stephen Hadley hacen from Frederick to lifetime supervised release after his prison term he also must register as a sex offender hers office says hasn't played guilty to sexually abusing a girl and government housing in the Philippines and South.
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"Same as better Rourke Bob Constantini the White House the Dow closing down ninety eight nasdaq down one oh seven S. and P. down twenty one mess empires of Pittsburgh yanks at home to the red Sox forecast on the ram you Mazda weather center tonight cloudy lows in the low seventies tomorrow partly sunny warm chance of a shower or thunderstorm highs in the mid eighties the rams Mazda weather center eighty two in Central Park it's anyone in Millburn the seventy seven W. ABC news dascom Bob around next update at eight thirty twenty four seven coverage of the all new W. ABC radio dot com seventy seven W. ABC sex in the city Candace Bushnell is now back with the is their skills in the city listen to campus on the Joan Hamburg shall one o'clock Saturday be the First Lady of New York radio season one PM talk radio seventy seven hi I'm Jay Farner CEO of quicken loans thirty percent of Americans who are planning home improvements of five thousand dollars or more will pay for those renovations with a high interest credit card that may not be a great idea a better idea maybe to take cash out of your home with the quicken loans thirty year fixed rate mortgage the rate today in our thirty year fixed rate mortgage is four point one two five percent APR four point two two percent call us today at eight hundred quicken or go to rocket mortgage dot com rates of change it because if you receive a discount rate cut across information intelligence because when it wasn't enough to states and one hundred thirty sprung monuments is a third generation family business sprung monuments has for branded locations in the New York metropolitan area along with seven other sprung branded locations throughout New York and New Jersey not only other monuments manufactured with the utmost quality but the granite is sourced in a wide range of colors green and texture from quarries worldwide sprung monuments allows you to receive a total protection certificate a one hundred percent unconditional guarantee for an appointment go to spring monuments dot com or call six three one nine five seven zero seven hundred seventy seven W. A. B. C. traffic and transit couple problems on the ally E. there's an accident westbound at utopia parkway we've got slow traffic last from little neck parkway out to utopia parkway.
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"And not to mention the dropped us bob constantini washington dc corresponded on his way to work but he's got more information on what is in this senate house compromise on the tax overhaul bob i know you're online live with bay specifically what do we know about the tax deductions for your state taxes what's the number bob in new york combined recording through what we heard uh negotiators decided that a combined ten thousand dollars of state and local income and were property character uh will be deductible on that's what they've decided on this is a way to try to win over some of the uh republicans from high tax and high a real estate uh uh property values areas to try to win them over so that they can uh these are republicans and how he actually but they're trying to win over to win them over with that bob it's nothing it's piddly 10 grand between my property taxes my car taxes my stated are you kidding me i need likes the ridiculous three times what timezone out well words you and you're one of those people remain under the bear older well with the the legislation uh but the the you know is that your current situation i'm of but people get over there fight for me people from republican areas or generally uh states would lower cactus or are going to perhaps uh do a little bit better with these income taxes we do know corporations and business businesses and the wealthier will be doing better there's no question about if even republicans aren't even trying to uh the hike ula some of that so right now um the corporate tax rate was down to twenty one percent apparently under this compromise and the top earners in the country would see the top tax rate go down thirty nine point six percent to thirty seven percent gene car i'll let you go go to work get on the train thanks bob costantini that we catch bob wherever you sometimes coming to go on on the train chased down the.
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"Let the gift recipients make changes before their gifts or even shipped sears hopes to entice shoppers by bringing back its print catalogue the luxury apparel maker canada goose selling more of its products directly to consumers ceo danny reese we've gone from zero to twenty eight point five percent of resolving directed consumer both through a website in through to retail further for currently have and brought him five more thors it's all about giving consumers what they want according to fashion icon tommy hill figure we do tell me now see now by no fashion shows because the consumer wants immediate gratification and they want experiences and to be successful retailers will have to keep changing its people aren't with the program now catching up is going to be very difficult i'm geoff and your bloomberg business on wbz newsradio 1030 and wbz news time eight thirty nine house republicans were recently revealed their tax cut proposal go into the weekend were the hope they'll have enough votes to get approval by thanksgiving doors bonded bob constantini points out the deal rather be key sticking points remained reduced reductions four local taxes and mortgage interest through republicans in the house believe there will be some but not enough defections from high state and local tax gop members generally and blue states to derail the tax cuts and reform proposals kevin brady from texas is chair of the ways and means committee that drafted the legislation he argues the tax cuts will outweigh would are technically tax increase as for some in blue states we double standard from and we increase week family credit to help every family in america keep more what they earn when you do that you make sure that whether you're a new york where year in kansas no you keep more of what you earn bob costantini washington homeowners in hightech states.
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"The night teeth of july in i'm rick worthington on six seventy kboi the us senate majority leader mitch mcconnell says he has no plans to give up on a repeal of obamacare while president trump is now invited senate republicans to the white house the talk about ways to move forward the latest now for bob constantini the republican plan see in the senate in outright repeal and worry about replacement down the road was immediately shot down when three female senators openly said they won't go along other moderates are wavering as well coming on the heels of the need to scrap plan b president trump extremely disappointed seven years i've been hearing repeal and replace from congress and i've been hearing a loud and strong and then when we finally get a chance to repeal and replace they don't take advantage asia that so that's disappointing he blamed democrats for the most part but also the republicans who were not willing to accept what was the replacement measure effectively killed monday night though some of his rank and file say they don't want what mitch mcconnell has planned next to repeal only measure the republican leader is steadfast sometime in the near future will have a vote on repealing obamacare its aim would be to give president trump something to sign and celebrate at the white house though the president has a different idea in the face of legislative defeat we're not going to own it i'm not going on it i can tell you the republicans are not good audit will let obamacare fail invent the democrats are gonna come to us and they're going to say how do we fix it democrats are willing to join the effort they say so long as patches or made not repeal they want to keep the individual mandate in place and medicaid wellfunded so perhaps with a message to the president senate democratic leader chuck schumer offering his plans see the door to buy cars and ship is open right now not with repeal but with an effort to improve the existing system president trump has a couple of times tweeted of getting democrats to help with replacement to fixing obamacare including monday night when the gop plan b went down in flames bob costantini the white house and that is a closer look i'm rick worthington six seventy kboi.
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"The affordable care act covering it all on capitol hill correspondent bob constantini club good to have you back oh senator ondemand in a stalled analysis natural wide congressional budget office has delayed get through view analysis of of the latest senate version for replacing obamacare but of course but everyone's been waiting for that key number steve that number that will determine how many people would be left without health insurance coverage under this latest senate proposal and the combination it would be a combination of people who would opt out of getting healthcare coverage in the individual marketplace because there wouldn't be a mandate and also any number of people who would be a buck priced out of the healthcare coverage market up so we're not sure why that spend delay but of course we do know that with no votes to spare senate majority leader mitch mcconnell has decided to put off the vote that he planned this week on this legislation and that the john mccain uh being in the hospital four of surgery to remove a bloodclot it may take even longer than the week he's expected to recover in the arizona hospital huh so the delay you can look at it either way may help or hurt the chances of wasn't fees correspondent bob constantini joining us on reporters round is always thank thank you once the four seasons hotel swings of doors open atop the new comcast howard going up in center city a man with local roots who started his career at the old four seasons location on movin swear will be running it one is for that story on reporters round of kyw steve towers steve looks like quite a resume well it's an exciting homecoming steve for bed schenk who will be the general manager of the new four seasons hotel philadelphia comcast center it's replacing the former four seasons at one logan square on the parkway which closed in 2015 that's where he got his feet wet in the hospitality industry sixteen years ago at the found restaurant very first job with four seasons was a bus yasser an outdoor cafe that we had since then he's worked his way up the ranks at iconic four seasons properties in new york san diego mile we in orlando the.
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"And humid with a week atalie's starting off saturday's high that he four 88 sunday from this stormcenter a catalan tv i'm brian carstens what do you need when the weather gets bad of flashlight fresh batteries amoussou empires weather radio kelo newstalk 1320 1079 seventeen i'm evan haning glad to have you along on today in our close up president trump's choice to replace james comey as fbi director was grilled about ethics on capitol hill diane gallagher has details on that president trump has more to say about russia as he visits france for best deal day we'll hear from bob constantini we've got the accu weather forecast as the week on spools brian thomson as in for de tom busby business tells us why the dow surged on wednesday robber workman has baseball and the two top seeds will not be included in wimbledon's men's semifinals and entertainment editor chuck rich checks out the journey it seven minutes past the hour ethics and political connections were on lawmakers minds as the senate judiciary committee grilled christopher ray at his confirmation hearing to add the fbi and here's diane gallagher the through the whole truth christopher ray president trump's pick to leave the fbi after the firing of james comey faith think senators today if i am given the honour of leading this agency i will never allow the fbi's work to be driven by anything other than the facts law and the impartial pursuit of justice period full stop the russian firestorm engulfing washington dominated question from both democrats and republicans do you believe that the russians were involved and trying to influence the 2016 election i have no reason to doubt the intelligence committees assessment including questions about the recently disclosed emails from the.
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"Seven minutes after the hour big loss for democrats after voters in georgia went to the polls yesterday republicans win another seats in the us house of representatives are lead story from bob constantini he was not even his closest polls and pundits predicted republican karen handel took georgia's sixth district house seat by nearly thirteen thousand votes a more than five percent margin handle thanked president trump and others for coming to our aid in the face of a tough democratic opponent i said to everyone one that this was going to be a very very tight raith it was going to be contentious and it was going to require all hands on deck and that's exactly what we had the nation's most expensive house race in history saw jon ossoff try to crack traditional republican territory in light of president trump's low approval rating things in the end ossoff did not do as well as hillary clinton last november this is not the outcome any of us were hoping for but this is the beginning of something much bigger than us but democrats will have to think hard about spending more than twenty five million dollars on a house seat contest that is nothing more than a moral victory karen handel will serve out the rest of the term of tom price the president's health and human services secretary he he hit easily won reelection in november by bashing obama care republicans can take solace that even if president trump popularity flights further so far it's not affected a few house races bob costantini washington it's night after the hour portions of the gulf coast region waking this morning to news of a storm increasing and making preparations for the arrival of tropical storm cindy the system gaining named status late yesterday alan sky is following details from the lonestar.