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Judge orders halt to Texas mask mandate ban in schools
"A federal judge in Texas rules Republican governor Greg Abbott broke a federal disability law by banning masks in schools U. S. district judge Lee Yeakel in Austin Texas side with the disability rights group ruling that Republican governor Greg Abbott violated the Americans with disabilities act which protects disabled students access to public education he will also prohibited state Attorney General Ken Paxton from suing local school districts the ignored the governor's Bana masks in schools the nonprofit disabled rights Texas argued that Abbott's panda mask prohibited accommodation for disabled children particularly vulnerable to covert nineteen messages seeking comments from habits in Paxton's office were not immediately returned on Wednesday I'm
Mainstream Media Ignores Massive Migrant Caravan Heading to US Border
"Right now there is a multi thousand person caravan heading straight for our country, right to the southern border. Between all the mainstream activist networks ABC, NBC CBS CNN MSNBC, zero, mentions on their morning show. This morning that there is a multi thousand person caravan heading for the southern border. Let's go to cut 40 build illusion reporting on how migrants are hiding in cars on trains on their way to San Antonio high cut 40. What you're looking at are Texas state troopers finding 19 illegal immigrants hiding inside of brand new cars that were inside of a train being shipped to the San Antonio area. You can see the troopers looking at those migrants panning up and down Texas DPS pulled 5 other single adult males off of this train arrested them as well. They are all going to jail as well. Again, they are not being handed over to border patrol. And now cut 25, Fox shows how many Texas has deployed the state National Guard as caravans gather in Mexico, heading for Texas, play cut 25. What you're looking at is the Texas National Guard deploying to the area in and around the Del Rio international bridge. Why are they doing this? Because they've seen that migrant caravan that's on the way to the United States as we speak. Texas governor Greg Abbott says he is not going to allow another Del Rio situation to happen like we saw with the Haitians last month. He is pre deploying resources out there as a Shoal force to say if the federal government isn't going to secure that area, the state of Texas will step up. We will fill that void, and they are sending a message to that caravan saying, you will not be allowed to enter Texas. Texas is learning from their lesson of the last lesson I should say are their mistake where they allowed Haitians just to walk right into the state of Texas with almost no one stopping
Texas lawmakers pass new congressional maps that bolster the GOP
"Hi Mike Ross you're reporting Texas lawmakers passed new congressional maps bolstering the G. O. P. Republican lawmakers in Texas approved redrawn U. S. house maps Monday overhauling how the Lone Star state's thirty million residents are sorted into political districts and decreasing political representation for minority communities Texas governor Greg Abbott a Republican is expected to sign off on the changes which must reach his desk by Tuesday the Mexican American legal defense and education fund filed the lawsuit even before lawmakers had completed their work the lawsuit alleges Republican mapmakers polluted the political strength of minority voters by not drawing any new districts were Latino residents hold a majority hi
The Latest: Fauci dismayed by Texas' move to ban mandates
"Doctors calling Texas governor Greg Abbott's moves to ban vaccine mandates in his state really unfortunate appearing on fox news Sunday with Chris Wallace Dr Anthony Fauci says governor Greg Abbott's decision to block Texas businesses from requiring employees get vaccinated against covert nineteen could damage public health I can understand perhaps what the governor is trying to do but I think when you're in a public health crisis sometimes unusual situations require unusual actions and in this case it's things like mandating beat a mask or vaccinations the president's chief medical adviser says some sixty six million Americans currently eligible are not vaccinated and that leaves more room for the virus to circulate we're not living in a vacuum as individuals we're living in a society and
Texas Governor Greg Abbott Bans 'Any Entity' From Enforcing a COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate
"Breaking last night, and this is a good thing by him, and I think we've been tough, we've been pretty tough on him. The governor of the state that we're in right now, governor Greg Abbott issued an executive order, saying that no one can mandate vaccines. No one. Executive order. Good for you, governor Abbott. That companies can not and governments can not. Now, that's going to be interesting for Southwest Airlines now, headquartered in the state of Texas. So is American Airlines, right? And AT&T and now Tesla. I would love to see all these liberal companies that are headquartered in Texas. Now pay their employees to go leave the state. Because they are worried that people are not being mandated to take a vaccine that the CDC even says does not prevent you from getting the virus itself.
Gov. Greg Abbott Bars Vaccine Mandates in Texas
"The White House is blasting to GOP governors over their moves to ban coronavirus vaccine mandates on Monday Texas governor Greg Abbott issued an executive order banning any entities from enforcing a vaccine mandate he's urging lawmakers to pass a ban into law like Florida did last month governor Rhonda Santos's government has now issued its first fine to a county for violating the law this is become a political issue White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki agrees putting politics ahead of public health saying both de Santis and Abbott have an obligation to help save their people's lives and their opposition to vaccine mandates does the opposite Sager mag ani
Governor Greg Abbott Bars Vaccine Mandates in Texas
"Texas governor Greg Abbott yesterday issued another executive order cracking down on COVID-19 vaccine mandates. This time banning any Texas entity, including private businesses from requiring vaccinations for employees or customers. Abbott called on the legislature to pass a law with the same effect. I'll bet the Texas legislature will pass it. The American people are not standing for vaccine mandates. In the private sector.
Texas governor orders ban on private company vaccine mandate
"Hi Mike Rossi a reporting the governor of Texas prohibits a vaccine mandate by private companies Texas governor Greg Abbott has issued an executive order barring any entity of the state including private businesses from enforcing a covert nineteen vaccine mandate on workers in his order Abbott said no entity in Texas can compel receipt of a covert nineteen vaccine by any individual including an employee or consumer Abbott who was vaccinated that later tested positive for Colby nineteen also said in his order that vaccines are strongly encouraged for those eligible to receive one the
Judge orders Texas to suspend new law banning most abortions
"A federal judge in Austin Texas orders a state to suspend its controversial abortion law federal district judge Robert Pitman calls a Texas law that bans most abortions in the state an unprecedented statutory scheme to deprive women of their constitutional right to an abortion Bittman adding that the moment the law went into effect last month women were unlawfully prevented from exercising control over their lives the law known as SB eight side by Republican governor Greg Abbott prohibits abortions once cardiac activity is detected which is usually around six weeks before some women even know they're pregnant it also deputise as private citizens to sue abortion providers with the promise of at least ten thousand dollars in damages if successful it's one of several GOP sponsored state laws that are part of the strongest challenge to abortion rights in decades habits
Why Isn't Governor Abbot Deploying the Texas National Guard to Defend the Southern Border?
"Is betty lou in south texas. I'm a third generation texan Thank you for all you're doing. I am disgusted by the deplorable hans. Fly of illegal immigration into our mighty state and wants to great one nation under god. I'd like to hear more about governor abbott and other governors. What are they doing to forestall this horrible mind stress on fly. Thank you take care. God bless god. Bless thank you betty lou. She makes a great point. It's a great question. In fact tucker. Carlson asked that question last night and has apparently repeatedly invited governor abbott on his show. Evidently governor abbott has declined because tucker keeps asking the texas governor. Why are you not deploying the texas national guard. Why are you standing up to the incompetent. Inept utterly failed biden harris administration on this issue. Here's a. Tucker carlson said last night we opened the show with horrifying pictures. What's happened at our southern border. Which is completely open in. This country is being invaded. No that's not an overstatement more than a million people this year expected by the rest of the world. It's been going on for months. And we've asked texas governor greg abbott many times to come on this show to explain why he hasn't called the national guard to seal the texas border and protect the rest of us from this invasion. Greg abbott has refused to come on repeatedly so pretty soon possibly tomorrow we plan to invite his primary opponents on this show to describe what they would do if they ran texas. That might be an interesting conversation. Governor abbot one. More chance to come on sincerely. Please come on and tell us how you plan to save the rest of us. What is happening in your state. Isn't that a reasonable request. What is what is texas gonna do texas it roll over. I lived there. I love that state. I know the texas spirit. It's not acquiescence
US Nears Plan for Widescale Expulsions of Haitian Migrants
"The Biden administration is working on plans this weekend to send many of the thousands of Haitian immigrants who have gathered in a Texas border city back to their homeland it's a swift response to a huge influx of patients across the border from Mexico and our camping out around a bridge in del Rio and bathing in the river some there for as long as a week details of the plan to fly them back to Haiti were yet to be finalized but would likely involves several flights per day starting as early as Sunday according to officials who spoke to the Associated Press on condition of anonymity meanwhile Republican Texas governor Greg Abbott signed legislation Friday committing nearly two billion dollars to secure the state's borders these phones are needed because the bonds of ministrations open border policies have opened the floodgates I'm Julie Walker
Biden Regulary Targets Republican States, Passes on Democratic States With Low Vaccinations
"Neither President Biden or pass sake have been critical of Illinois, Michigan, Nevada and North Carolina or their Democratic governors, for quote lowered vaccination rates. On the other hand, just sent this in Texas Governor Greg Abbott has sparred with the president a number of issues but especially in the subject of Covid and how best to balance the public health challenge It represents. Whether the priorities let me make this as clear as I know how I don't know. The single governor in this state is anti vax. As I've said over and over again, you can be pro vaccine and anti tyranny. The Republican governors, most of them with the exception of the governor of Massachusetts, in Maryland, I guess Our anti tyranny, Pro vaccine anti tyranny. In Florida is a massive state. Texas is a massive state. And they're actually doing very, very well. It's also notable national review that vaccines have proven resilient and preventing hospitalization and death amidst the Delta variant outbreak. Breakthrough cases have been far more common since it supplanted the original viral strain is the most common in the U. S and a press conference. Yesterday, the Santas noted. That at Broward County site where anti body doses are being distributed 52% of the patients and a whopping 69% of the patients over the age of 60. Have been
Nicholas strengthens to hurricane ahead of Texas landfall
"Hurricane Nicholas made landfall in Texas before returning to a tropical storm but it's still doing a lot of damage to buildings bringing flooding to the area and widespread power outages wind gusts along the coast reached ninety five miles per hour just before Nicholas made landfall and now are around seventy five with sustained winds at forty cents camper Hosko meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Texas multiple trees down all along in these coastal counties we've had some gas stations with the awnings been blown over some groups have lost some of the metal sheeting on some of the smaller buildings next to it and extensive power outages from all of the the wind he's as dangerous storm surge and heavy rain is causing flooding which governor Greg Abbott warns about your life is the most important thing that you have be cautious forecasters now expect up to twelve inches of rainfall before Nicolas moves into Louisiana early tomorrow I'm Julie Walker
Texas Down to 270 ICU Beds Amid Covid Surge
"Beds at hospitals in texas has dipped to a new low. Texas public radio's paul. Flab has more on how the state is dealing with the kovic search that began in early july. At two hundred and seventy there are now less than one staffed. Icu bed for every one hundred thousand. Texans doctors have warned about tough decisions around. Care coming governor greg. Abbott has continued about a local government and school districts over there prevention efforts thursday abbott attacked president joe biden over new federal rules requiring businesses with more than one hundred employees testing regimen or mandate. Vaccinations calling it an assault on private businesses. Abbott has himself imposed requirements on businesses banning. Them from asking people for proof of vaccination meanwhile the state has been near historic hospitalizations for two weeks. I'm paul flavin. San antonio
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on AP News
"Governor Greg Abbott maintains the law will make it easier to vote in Texas. Providing more time for early voting and more flexibility on election day, But he does expect it to be challenged in court and upheld no one who is eligible to vote will be denied the opportunity to vote. It does, however, make it harder for cheaters to cast an illegal ballot. Those are the kinds principles that the courts will uphold. White House press secretary Jen Psaki says President Biden stands with Texans who have already begun filing lawsuits in federal court. I'm Ben Thomas, A Colorado judge. Orders of mental health evaluation for the man accused of killing 10 people at a Boulder supermarket in March to determine whether Ahmed Ali Alessa is able to understand corporate seedings and to help his lawyers and his defense. It's separate from a not guilty by reason of insanity plea, which hinges on whether someone's mental health prevented them from knowing right from wrong when a crime was being committed. This is a P news. An Idaho man involved in the attack on the U. S. Capitol pleads guilty to assaulting a police officer and obstructing an official proceeding. 67 year old Duke Edward Wilson entered a guilty plea to one count of assaulting officers and one count of obstruction. Admitting to striking at least one capital police officer with his fist and striking at least one with a pole. Charging documents include videos that show Wilson grabbing a PVC pipe and jabbing at officers. He's also accused Of helping to push two officers to the ground and take a shield away from one as he and other Donald Trump supporters worked to breach the U. S Capitol January 6th. Wilson could face up to 28 years in prison and $500,000 and finds he remains free. Pending sentencing. Jackie Quinn. Washington Britney Spears father James Spears files a petition to end his conservatorship of her life and money. I'm Tim Maguire. AP News Thank you for listening to the AP Radio.
Texas Governor Defends Abortion Law With No Rape Exceptions
"Today. Texas governor greg. Abbott signed a new law that will eliminate some forms of voting in texas like drive thru voting and twenty four hour voting practices. That have made it easier to vote during the cove nineteen pandemic which is still going on in texas and the rest of the country. This comes after governor. Abbott signed the legislation that made it effectively impossible to receive abortion services in texas because anyone involved in providing any abortion services to anyone at any time can now be sued by anyone. There is no exception on that law allowing abortions in the cases of rape or incest or both after the governor signed the bill restricting voting in texas. Today he said the next thing he's going to eliminate in texas is rape forced them to carry pregnancy It doesn't require that at all because obviously it provides at least six weeks for a person to be able to Get an abortion. Rape is a crime and texas will work tirelessly to make sure that we eliminate all rapists from the streets texas by aggressively going out and arresting and prosecuting them and getting them off the streets so goal number one in the state of texas is to eliminate rape so that no woman no person will be a victim of rape
Flood of Lawsuits Ensues Minutes After Abbott Signs Texas Elections Law
"Governor Greg Abbott has signed into law an overhaul of that state's election rules. Texas now joins more than a dozen states that have passed Republican backed voting changes. Since the 2020 election following false claims from former President Donald Trump that the 2020 election was quote stolen. Opponents of the changes have already begun filing lawsuits in federal court.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott Signs Controversial Election Integrity Bill
"Americans are demanding accountability over election integrity and today governor greg abbott in texas his traveling to tyler texas to sign sb won the election integrity protection. Act of twenty twenty one. Democrats and the mainstream media the beast. They're losing their minds. They're really going crazy. They're doing everything but running through the streets with their hair on fire the bill would ban drive thru voting as it should. You don't know who's in a car you don't know how many people are in the car you don't know if there's other people bringing other people through the car in the car it's garbage. It's an it's an attempt to use cove as an excuse to cheat and normal americans understand this. The bill would set new hours for early voting. Don't worry they'll be early. Voting in texas. You wanna vote early. You got access to the polls from six in the morning till ten at night. You don't like that go pound salt if you can't figure out how to vote from six. Am to ten am. You're your your. you've got a screw loose. The only people who are against these kinds of election integrity laws are people who want the ability to cheat and let's face it. There was a hell of a lot of cheating in november twenty twenty. You know it. And i know.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on Newsradio 600 KOGO
"Now. Texas Governor Greg Abbott will sign election reform into law today. The bill Democrats fled the state trying to block in July, claiming it's an attempt at voter suppression with strict new rules. Republicans denied that thing and help secure voting. Democrats are also angry about Texas's new abortion law. Attorney General Merrick Garland says the Justice Department will protect those seeking to obtain or provide reproductive health services by enforcing a federal law. It prohibits physically obstructing or using the threat of force to intimidate patients and providers at abortion clinics. Garland says the department is also urgently exploring options. The challenge of Texas law prohibiting abortions after about six weeks of pregnancy, the Supreme Court has allowed that law to be enacted. It is different than similar laws by allowing citizens the Sioux abortion providers and those assisting with the procedure. Jared Halpern on Fox News on Wall Street stock futures mixed after the long holiday weekend at tennis His US Open. Novak Djokovic advanced to the quarterfinals in his quest to complete the Grand Slam this year. Djokovic has already won the Australian and French Opens and Wimbledon. The NFL season kicks off this week, but a star quarterback will not be playing Houston Texans head coach David Cully ended speculation for Sunday season opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Tyronn Taylor would start for us at quarterback. For sure. With Taylor getting the starting job QB DeShaun Watson won't be taking the field his fifth season with the Texans. Watson did make Houston's 53 man roster despite rumors of possibly trading the Pro Bowl QB as he finds himself mired in legal troubles facing multiple civil lawsuits over alleged sexual misconduct, while also still under criminal investigation. In Houston. Man Napolitano. Fox News, a French soccer player, has died 39 years after knee surgery went very wrong. Jean Pierre Adams have been in a coma since 1982 when an anesthesia error.
Lawsuits Begin as Texas GOP Voting Bill Fight Moves to Court
"Lawsuits are filed against Texas news still pending election law even before governor Greg Abbott has signed it voting rights groups including the American civil liberties union filed two lawsuits in federal court in Texas challenging the state's recently passed election law which would further tighten the already strict voting regulations the suit claimed the soon to be law would violate the federal voting rights act by intentionally discriminating against minority voters the Harris county election administrator is among those suing the state that County which includes Houston has the state's largest population and is particularly targeted by the measure Texas is the latest of several Republican led states pushing through new voting restrictions in the name of election security after former president Donald Trump falsely claimed that last year's election was stolen from him I'm timid wire
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on KLBJ 590AM
"Governor Greg Abbott is making $250 million available to build a wall on the border with Mexico. The governor also plans to have DPS officers Increase arrests of illegal immigrants. They'll be charged with trespassing on state land and private property, Mayor Steve Adler tells CBS AUSTIN. The Austin Police Department had extra officers on duty when the mass shirt shooting occurred on sixth Street. The mayor says. It's a shame that some people are using this deadly event to push their agenda. The city of Austin says it's going to be distributing more money to help people pay their rent The city anticipate setting aside $42 million of federal stimulus money to help with those rent payments for low income residents. The K LBJ Radar Weather Watch high today 97 Low 73. Tomorrow's high 93 79 degrees connect with us, said news radio. Okay LBJ dot com Todd and Don Show is on the air. We're live jump in at 51283605 90. Now here are Todd and don 903 Todd Jeffries, Don Prior. We're so glad you're here. You can jump in at 51283605 Get to read a text message. We got somebody that we've angered this morning and just getting a constant barrage of text messages and they want me to read this tweet. Let's see it from January, the 24th of the year. 2020. This is a tweet back when Donald Trump was still had access to the Twitterverse, and it basically says China has been working very hard to contain the coronavirus. The United States greatly appreciates their efforts and transparency. It will all work out well, in particular on behalf of the American people. I want to thank president G. So that was a tweet back in January, and obviously a little premature from the former president. There should have thought about that a little bit more real quick on the trigger. I don't think China has been very transparent at all during any of this process was the very early days of Covid their or our knowledge of Covid. Alright, there you go. But this this Texter, who's Going through a horrible about of t D s, uh, needed me to read that on the air. They needed that for their daily therapy. So there you go. Hopefully we were able to help in some small way It is 904 you can jump in at 51283605 90. So the taste State of Texas will invest $250 million into construction for a border wall and, according to Governor, Greg Abbott, the wall in Texas Has officially begun. He says that $250 million will cover the first stage of the construction, which involves hiring a program manager to oversee the project and to secure the necessary land for it. Land there's already owned either by the state of Texas are owned by the local governments are owned by private.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on KLBJ 590AM
"Captain Darren No Axe, says 22 people were hurt 16 hospitalized. All of those transports were to various hospitals around the Austin area. All of those injuries are considered non life threatening. The operator of one of the cranes remained high above the ground in the cranes cabin with his foot on the brake for eight hours before he could come down. Governor Greg Abbott will have a news conference today with an announcement about Corona virus restrictions. Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick saying that he supports allowing restaurants in 75% capacity and Governor Abbott replying to a tweet from angry restaurant workers a couple of weeks ago, saying updates would be coming right here. Personae. Political scientist Mark Jones says the governor has to walk a fine line with this, but I would expect Abbott to try to throw the right wing of the party a bone by doing some limited opening up of something not doing anything to extreme that would alienate centrist voters are cause rise in covert infections between now and election Day. Chris Fox news radio kl VJ Ruling in Florida reinstates a former deputy who was fired for his inaction during the Parkland school shooting one of the brown County, Florida sheriff's deputies who chose not to enter the school building in the midst of a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman. Douglas High will be permitted to resume work as a law enforcement officer and is entitled to back pay. An arbitrator rules Deputy John stand boss firing more than 180 days after the incident came too late. It's not known how much backpay Stambaugh will be paid. But in 2018, he earned a six figure salary. In Broward County, Florida. Evan Brown Fox News 6 33. Here's Austin's on Time traffic with Don Prior, Just senior. Typical buildup starting to happen right now North and I there 35 just to the south of slaughter, and you're slow up to stash the and then you get through there, and I want you to hit old tour if you slow all the whip Cesar Chavez now Typical stuff. Don't see any incidents out there, though. No Rex. No stalls doesn't like that to give you problems on prior with Austin's on time traffic intervals of crowds and son scattered thunderstorms and be human today behind your 88 crowds and humid for tonight with low add 71 from the weather Center. I'm Steve Williams 72 degrees Get Austin News on demand at news radio k LBJ dot.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on 600 WREC
"All right to having some technical difficulty there with Angie and 705. Alabama's morning news. I'm J T. Well. The storms are now moving in and weakening further up in northeast in our country boy but wreaking havoc along the coast. Long Louisiana and Texas border down that way, Louisiana getting most of it. President Trump says he hopes to visit the areas affected by Hurricane Laura will probably be going on Saturday or Sunday. And we'll be heading to Texas and Louisiana and maybe an additional sub In Texas Governor Greg Abbott there says his state dodged a bullet if we make it through a category four hurricane on and we have been able to Have minimal or perhaps no loss of life. That is a miracle we were anticipating, and it was prognosticate ID that there was a storm surge that could very easily exceed 10 FT. I was told earlier that the storm surge was about 3 ft. If we may I'll tell you of the winds. A lot of damage in Baton Rouge, Lake Charles. It came in there and Cameron, but that is great news and a miracle. Absolutely. The governor John Bell, Edwards. In Louisiana says the storm surge and damage from Laura wasn't as bad as expected. That's a lot of storm surge but is not 20 ft that we were told. And then not only was that not the initial surge, the storm never tracked west across the ship Channel. All of those things helped tremendously. Absolutely 706 Alabama's Morning news. Hey, I don't want to remind you as the kids are back in school, You know, not every.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM
"Texas Governor Greg Abbott says 91 of the state's 254 counties have seen record numbers in case isn't just the past three days. Because of that, he took new action. I am issuing a face covering requirement for all counties with Mohr than 20 covert cases despite the big virus. The ABC News San Antonio come Tuesday, masks will be mandatory across Washington State Governor Jan's lay efforts to mask up in Yakima County may have already reduced the rate of infection in your small county. No, this is very preliminary, but it just adds to the mountain of evidence across the world that has shown that math work they save lives. The CDC says there could be up to 160,000 US deaths by July 25th. Texas woman faces federal charges in connection with the disappearance of Fort Hood soldier Venice again Cecilia Gil are accused of tempering with evident last three days. The investigation has led to the discovery. Of human remains in Belton, Texas. The arrest of a person from the local community. And the suicide of a soldier and Colleen, who is pending apprehension. Major General Scott eh, Flynn says the remains have yet to be identified. Aah Button that experts believe was from General Robert E. Lee's dress coat was among the items that was found inside the time capsule workers discovered in the base. Of a Confederate monument they removed from the grounds of the North Carolina State capital. You're listening to BBC News. Arizona's new station Use Station.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on Newsradio 1200 WOAI
"Governor Greg Abbott says the current virus is spreading at an unacceptable rate and he's asking Texans to wear a mask because not taking action to slow the spread will cause code to spread even worse risking people's lives and ultimately leading to the closure the more businesses at an afternoon news conference the governor said hospitals continue to have a binding capacity to treat patients with the virus but if people follow the state's safety protocols that will help to reduce the spread in the past few days the state has averaged more than thirty five hundred new cases a day the positivity rates gone to more than nine percent Texas restaurants were among the first businesses closed due to the pandemic and it's led the way in re opening there are still concerns about people inside a dining room who could spread the virus Emily knight who heads the Texas restaurant association says they've contracted with a firm that will check to see how restaurants are doing then share the findings of the information from the consumer on their experience can be fed back into curriculum development so we can constantly be evolving she says the goal is to build trust with the dining public so people feel safe going out to eat we all know how important military bases are descended Tokyo's economy a new study is putting a dollar amount on that the Texas comptroller's office phone joint base San Antonio has an economic impact of forty one billion dollars the includes the impact of Fort Sam Lackland and Randolph Air Force bases a combined they support more than two hundred ten thousand jobs stocks are closing higher to start the week with technology shares boosting Wall Street shares in apple and Microsoft climbed more than two percent to lead the way investors remained upbeat about chances for a quick recovery despite a rising coronavirus cases the Dow Jones industrial average gained one hundred fifty three points to close at twenty six thousand twenty four the S. and P. five hundred rose twenty points the nasdaq gained one hundred ten points to close at a record ten thousand fifty six of the Illinois city councils deciding not to do you fund the police department members narrowly turned down a budget reduction in special session over the weekend and the Atlanta journal constitution says residents left the city thousands of responses over the spending plan many of which were in favor of the funding of the council did approve a resolution which tasks the mayor with drafting a plan to reform the department virgin galactic is teaming up with NASA to train astronauts for trips to the international space station CEO George Whitesides says they're excited to start this private orbital spaceflight program at tickets for private passengers to fly to the ISS average around two hundred fifty thousand a person and a new Ford Bronco will not make its debut until July thirteenth Ford Motor Company had planned on introducing the updated SUV on July ninth but that happens to be the birthday of OJ Simpson of course he was involved in the famous low speed chase.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on KLBJ 590AM
"BDO the governor Greg Abbott says we are ready here in the state of Texas to host professional sports with fans in the stands how about Texas blazing a trail same well ready we're ready to get back to normal sports viewing I think you got to throw something out there right and then you can judge hopefully it's a you add on to it at some point just like you said there are no sports happening this is a preemptive strike I think the governor sending a message to their it's okay for Jerry Jones and okay for the Astros and Rangers jazz to play baseball and I think he's leapfrogging the local authorities because he's giving the state wide edict that it's okay he's got all the details all the things I've got to jump through but ultimately it's a decision of Major League Baseball in the NFL the U. Y. el and colleges to safe we're going to have games with people in the states it's their decision to stop the covers the coverages thank you okay if you want to do it we're gonna back afternoon forty six on news radio que O. B. J. bring your networks present art bell somewhere in time tonight featuring coast to coast AM from June thirteenth two thousand to professor has was a man is my guest we're talking as many fascinating things and you're certainly welcome to stay right where you are I've got an interesting note from William in Portland Oregon and I'm always believe in the altered state produced by music I mean there's absolutely no question about it music can produce an altered state and William in Portland says I bet the moody blues hit that frequency and a lot of their songs I could use it just from the towers so I agree with you I I absolutely agree with you there are some songs that at the right time can take you to a completely.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on KTRH
"Governor Greg Abbott says his office is already in communication with the university of Texas and other schools about having college football games return this fall they need an answer by the early part of August now we think we will be able to give it to them but if you want a prediction my prediction is yes we are going to have college football beginning as scheduled on scheduled with at least some level of fans in stands have a telling Austin's KXAN TV factors like testing treatment and the overall status of the covert nineteen outbreak will determine the number of fans that can be allowed to attend a former Obama administration official says Biden's remark about black voters today was in poor taste but not a total reflection of the twenty twenty candidates former U. S. ambassador Patrick this bard said that he hopes Biden will be more considerate in touting his astounding record this part says but Biden is in no position to tell an African American voters what makes them black or not even in jest one of the many businesses re opening in Texas this weekend bowling alleys a lease emerald bowling alley install plexiglas at the counter and employees are wearing masks disinfecting bowling balls and shoes after each use on this we're doing all we can to make it safe the farm is still has a good phone call and that from our TV partner channel two bars also are allowed to open with limited capacity this holiday weekend restaurants in Texas can now expand fifty percent capacity governor Abbott has issued an executive order suspending in person visitations at all county municipal jails statewide.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on KIRO Radio 97.3 FM
"Released governor Greg Abbott ordered salons and barber shops to stay closed until this Friday a chilly Luther opened her salon in Dallas last week a judge ordered her to spend a week in jail but haven't amended his executive order to eliminate jail time he called the judge's order nonsensical the Dallas County sheriff's department is it would only respond to a court order not the governor the Texas Supreme Court then ordered Luther to be released immediately Alan sky up for CBS news Dallas the White House says a member of the military who works in the executive mansion has tested positive for corona virus sources tell CBS news that person is one of the president's ballets aides insist the president and vice president continue testing negative a leading nurses union is urging the federal government to do more to protect healthcare workers from covered nineteen Lois New York I solemn protest in front of the White House featured the reading of names and eighty eight pairs of white shoes standing in for the nurses who've died in the pandemic I've been reducing my N. ninety five mask one Louisiana nurse told the president this week deliveries of protective equipment have been sporadic Mr trump suggested her story wasn't common sporadically without sporadic for a lot of other surprising because I've heard the opposite Steven Portnoy a CBS news Washington mental health experts today predicted that between two and three million Washington residents will be affected by the pandemic Dr cura mas that had the psychology department at Seattle university she says by studying past disasters we know a lot about how human beings tend to respond to these situations over the summer she expects an increase in aggression substance abuse crime and other evidence of acting out depression will increase to becoming worse as we head into the fall the risk of suicide goes up on that's related to economic concerns as well as the weather around here you have the holidays approaching and sort of all of those things with the cycle of disaster response where will be down in the disillusionment stages when people start to accept the fact that it's not going to go back to the way it was she says it's important to keep your connection with other people have a purpose be flexible and realize that if past disasters are any indication we will all likely come out of this being more resilient your Kyra radio forecast calls for sunny skies with highs in the mid to upper sixties today warming up tomorrow with highs in the upper seventies it's sixty six.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on TalkRadio 630 KHOW
"Texas governor Greg Abbott says starting Friday stores restaurants and theaters can reopen but at twenty five percent capacity so consistent with CDC guidelines in based on advice from infectious disease specialists we will open Texas businesses in face Louisiana governor John bel Edwards extended his state safer at home orders through may fifteenth South Carolina governor Henry McMaster extended his state's order another fifteen days nearly ten thousand IRS employees returned back to work today to handle a growing backlog Wall Street responding positively to signs that more states are taking steps to reopen their economies the Dow closing up three hundred fifty eight points this is ABC news gun control advocates scoring a court victory he was a cream court Monday dismissed a major challenge to New York City gun law calling the issue moot after city officials rescinded rules restricting the transport of licensed weapons the court's move relieved gun safety advocates who feared an unfavorable decision could have opened the door for expanded gun rights through the courts conservative justices criticized the city in their dissent characterizing the laws withdrawal as manipulation and claiming it nevertheless violated the second amendment Adam Kelsey ABC news Washington fiat Chrysler has re opened one of its truck plants in Italy the company installed dozens of temperature monitoring cameras a hundred and thirty hand sanitizer dispensers and is taking other safety measures to prevent corona virus infections how about winning an acting lesson with Patrick Stewart recording a song with staying or hanging out with the strokes those are just some of the things Sotheby's is auctioning online to benefit the international rescue committee's covered nineteen efforts it started fifty dollars Markram alarmed ABC news there will be parties again soon and family gatherings and sporting events and concerts to help our communities when they come back together respond to the twenty twenty census.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on WTOP
"DNA but governor Greg Abbott says his forthcoming plan for re opening will overrule any local policy the White House has set certain standards for states to re open and one of them is a two week downward trend of new publications by that standard Georgia fails but CBS correspondent mark Strassmann this pandemic could threaten progress that some states have been making an expanding access to pre K. programs forty four states and DC server one point six million children in the pre kindergarten programs in the twenty eighteen twenty nineteen school year but the National Institute for early education research at Rutgers says state budget cuts could wipe out the growth in participation and quality of those programs the group says state funding for early education is considered discretionary which leaves those programs unprotected right now all during budget cuts kids are supposed to be social distancing as well and while it's recommended that they get out of the house to exercise with their parents doctors say they should wear masks if they do have to go out for any other reason recommended for kids over to how do you convince children to wear face coverings normalizing and reassure them that even though it's different than what they're normally doing that it's not scary chief of pediatrics for Kaiser Permanente Adrienne collier you can practice at home wearing the mask around the house he can play games with your kids and pretend that they're super heroes you can put masks on their stuffed animals without creating danger of suffocation collier says mask should fit snugly with few gaps on the side and no gap in the kitchen area or on the bridge of the child's nose Kristy king WTOP news we're seeing all green on Wall Street today Jeff Claiborne leave now is up to four hundred and seven points the S. and P. five hundred index is up two percent money news in ten minutes on WTOP sports at fifteen and forty five powered by Red River technology decisions aren't black and white thank rad one fifteen today Preston one year ago on this very day the capitals were in the middle of their first round playoff series with Carolina and while this year's team awaits the resumption of the season whenever that might be tonight Alex events can faces off against all time great Wayne Gretzky on Xbox the two will play best of three series on NHL twenty monumental sports entertainment senior vice president exactly owns this we're very lucky in that Alex and Wayne have a really fantastic relationship Alex recently posted on Instagram a video of him playing the NHL game with the sun and it got caught when Zayn win said why don't we do something work will stream online no competitive match between ourselves and we'll try to use it as an opportunity to raise money for covert nineteen the lead the series will stream live on the capital's twitch channel beginning at eight viewers will have the opportunity to donate to the monumental sports entertainment foundation as well as the Edmonton food bank to benefit the coronavirus relief effort baseball years are perking up in Frederick Bowie Hagerstown and Fredericksburg the minor leagues have reportedly agreed to MLB's proposal to reduce the number of affiliated teams by twenty five percent from one hundred sixty to one hundred twenty next year not including rookie league teams the nationals and Orioles currently have five minor league affiliates apiece NFL fox nineteen in Cincinnati reports that the Bengals have told LSU quarterback Joe burrow that he'll be the.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on Newsradio 970 WFLA
"Governor Greg Abbott has just issued an executive order to re open I'm sorry all right trump is tweeting out Democrats states was stay at home protest liberate the state's he kept locked down by democratic governors for political reasons and again many Jacksonville Florida is it going to re open the bridges with limitations this is also being the beaches in fact the social distancing on a beach for crying out loud but yeah I haven't been able so according to the Jacksonville mayor Lenny curry you can walk and bike you can hike you can fish you can run you can swim you can walk your pets you can even surf out there what you cannot do yes take a chair and sit on the beach you cannot congregate in groups out there but if you want to fly your kite right away from where I live people been doing that anyway where I live the surfers have been out there anyway where I live people have been violating this stuff for I've noticed in the past two or three weeks and I'm not trying to get anybody in trouble but but nobody is apparently going out there and telling him to stop doing it many people flying the gigantic kites out there of people walking around I know when I don't know when our beaches are going to officially re open but in Jacksonville Florida again mayor Lenny curry Republican you can walk bike hike fish I don't know who would want to do any of that but if you like it you can you can walk bike hike fish run swim walk your paths and Sir if you just can't sit on the beach you cannot congregate in groups and Greg Abbott the governor of Texas issued an executive order to re open the state hi I was longing for this you who have been listening regularly meet all that I have been longing for this and it's not for me it's not for me it's for it's for everybody who is suffering some of the most dire economic circumstances I mean stop and think about it you're part of a economic re birth a roaring economic period of three years record number of jobs wages are on the way up new careers are being created and sought by the week by the day the economic opportunity in Americus it is bursting and it was only three years ago the American people three five seven years ago the American people were told not to expect this kind of thing anymore because the world economy had changed so that better get used to an America in decline rather than an America where high expectations dictate and along comes Donald Trump blows that away and then one day after three years of being part of this economic rebirth if you wanted to be if you wanted to be out there working on advancing your career that one day for everyone fairly valid reason though is one day you're told can't go to work today your business is not allowed to open today your recreational opportunities are taken away from you you're not allowed to leave your house for any reason under penalty of who knows what never into what week five how long is the shut down to going a week five week six whatever it is and it's the most abnormal state for normal people to be involved in it was unsustainable it can't go on it could not go on and the first chance that people had to follow they would do it just needed a little leadership on the re open side just need a little readership leadership and a plan a plan how we're going to do it try to maintain as much safety as possible depart toes in the water all it took was somebody making the first move in and here come a bunch of people willing to follow and then more people willing to lead so this is going to feed off of itself I want to tell you this too in in in we are trying to be as as historically accurate an honest as I can be in every pandemic that we have experience there has been a second wave there is always a second wave and if there is with corona virus don't panic and don't think that it's something abnormal you perhaps have heard people talk a lot about the the the Spanish flow from two thousand seven R. at nineteen seventeen to nineteen eighteen and by the way the Spanish flu got its name not because of anything that happened in Spain that's not why it got its name it did did I I forget the reason but actually it was because of actions that happened in the United States it was called the Spanish but it did not having to do with what happened in Spain what what happened and we never shut down for any reason whatsoever during either phase of the Spanish low the second wave of the Spanish flu was actually spread by soldiers in World War one S. soldiers were deployed to combat they were in fact in the nice brand new the virus and so if there is a second wave there almost always is because.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on KTRH
"Millions of players from around the world hit your first Bingle download bingo blitz free from the app store or Google play bingo blitz as our next Republican county commissioner Tom Ramsey will focus on the basics like safe neighborhoods we should feel secure in our homes Tom will stand up to liberal activists who want to make Harris County a sanctuary for criminals as mayor Tom Ramsey enacted measures which made Spring Valley the safest city in Harris County according to FBI statistics he will bring the same common sense approaches to commissioners court Tom Ramsey will also focus on fixing flooding and infrastructure Tom serves on the Harris County stormwater task force and will ensure we are properly prepared for natural disasters Tom Ramsey will not let the liberals and commissioners court raise our taxes as a mayor he lowered taxes over twenty one percent as an elected official Tom Ramsey will do what he's done on March third both for approving conservative leader vote for Tom Ramsey for county commissioner in the Republican primary take a look at a time in my time in the campaign in the Republican primary for state representative the choices it's clear conservative Republican Briscoe came when it came time to fight for hurricane Harvey relief funds Briscoe Cain was at the front as our state representative came fought for and passed a bill that provides over three billion dollars of hurricane Harvey recovery and the state flood prevention plan and came voted to increase border security funding adding more agents and better technology so we can crack down on human traffickers gains and keep our neighborhood say Briscoe came endorsed by governor Greg Abbott the Texas federation for children young conservatives of Texas and.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on KTRH
"Governor. Greg Abbott suggested expanding Texas as anti gang task force in Houston in response to the murder of seven-year-old. Jasmine Barnes police chief Arnold Sabido offered his own solution rather than spending upwards of a billion dollars on the border. So we can placate people in primary politics, and let's not forget the borders, east federal responsibly. Stay responsibly that we direct those resources and funding. So we can put together. Additional crime-fighting'mission is here in this analysis of Houston only here's county but throughout the region Houston police union says the primary suspect in Barnes murderer as a well known gang member with ties to the five deuce Hoover Crips Houston. Police officers union. Meanwhile, criticizing the Texas parole board policing suspected gunman who killed jasmine Barnes union. President Joe Gamal says Laurie Woodruff was convicted of assaulting a family member in two thousand seventeen but release early and later charged with felony gun possession. There is no reason that Larry woods, you should have been free. He's a complete dirtbag. And now as a result this family has to suffer because he shot a seven year old girl in cold blood from RTD partner channel to the Twenty-four-year-old. Woodruff was expected to be in court today on a drug charge. But the case was transferred to his capital murder charge deputy constables in northwest Harris County responded to an officer involved shooting this afternoon. Officers responded to reports of a burglary in the sixteen thousand block of Lobo lane around four thirty when the deputies arrived. The suspect reportedly pull a gun on them one of the deputies then shop suspect who was taken to the hawk. Spittal is condition is unknown. No deputies were injured. It was a short meeting between the president and lawmakers at the White House today following his third meeting in a week with congressional leaders. The president tweeting just left a meeting with Chuck and Nancy a total waste of time. And Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer also describing a meeting that was abruptly cut short will. Unfortunately, the president.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on KTRH
"Governor. Greg Abbott suggested expanding Texas as anti gang task force in Houston. In response to the murder of seven-year-old. Jasmine Barnes police chief Arnold Sabido offered his own solution rather than spending upwards of a billion dollars on the border. So we can placate people in primary politics, and let's not forget the borders. Aced federal responsibility state responsibly that we direct those resources and funding. So we can put together additional crime-fighting'mission here in this city of Houston only. Here's candy but throughout the region. Houston's police union says the primary suspect in Barnes murderer is a well known gang member with ties to the five deuce couvert Crips Houston police officers union. Meanwhile, criticizing the Texas parole board for policing that suspected gunman who kill jasmine Barnes union. President Joachim says Laurie Woodruff was convicted of assaulting a family member in two thousand seventeen but release early and later charged with felony gun possession. There is no reason. Larry woods, you should have been free. He's a complete dirtbag. And now as a result this family has to suffer because he shot a seven year old girl in cold blood from our TV partner channel to the twenty four year old Woodruff was expected to be in court today on a drug charge. But the case was transferred to his. Capital murder charge deputy constables in northwest Harris County responded to an officer involved shooting this afternoon. Officers responded to reports of a burglary in the sixteen thousand block of Lobo lane around four thirty when the deputies arrived suspect reportedly pull a gun on them one of the deputies then shop suspect who was taken to the hospital. His condition is unknown. No deputies were injured. It was a short meeting between the president and lawmakers at the White House today following his third meeting in a week with congressional leaders. The president tweeting just left a meeting with Chuck and Nancy a total waste of time. And Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer also describing a meeting that was abruptly cut short will. Unfortunately, the.
"governor greg abbott" Discussed on KTRH
"Governor. Greg Abbott suggested expanding Texas has anti gang task force in Houston in response to the murder of seven-year-old. Jasmine Barnes police chief Arnold Sabido offered his own solution rather than spending upwards of a billion dollars on the border. So we can placate people in the primary politics, and let's not forget the borders. Aced federal state responsibility that we direct those resources and funding. So we can put together additional crime-fighting'mission is here in this analysis. Houston only here's county throughout the region. Houston's police union says the primary suspect in Barnes murderer is a well known gang member with ties to the five deuce Hoover Crips Houston. Police officers union. Meanwhile, criticizing the Texas parole board policing. Suspected gunman who killed jasmine Barnes union. President job of all these is Laurie Woodruff was convicted of assaulting a family member in two thousand seventeen but released early and later charged with felony gun possession. There is no reason. Larry woods should have been free. He's a complete dirtbag. And now as a result this family has to suffer because he shot a seven year old girl in cold blood from RTD partner channel to the twenty four year old Woodruff was expected to be in court today on a drug charge for the case was transferred to his capital murder charge deputy constables northwest Harris County responded to an officer involved shooting this afternoon. Officers responded to reports of a burglary in the sixteen thousand block of logo lane around four thirty when the deputies arrived. The suspect reportedly pull a gun on them one of the deputies then shop suspect who was taken to the hospital. His condition is unknown. No deputies were injured. It was a short meeting between the president and lawmakers at the White House today following his third meeting in a week with congressional leaders. The president tweeting just left a meeting with Chuck and Nancy a total waste of. Time and Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer also describing a meeting that was abruptly cut short will. Unfortunately, the president.