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Professor Argues Math Education Limits Queer and Students of Color

ToddCast Podcast with Todd Starnes

01:56 min | 6 d ago

Professor Argues Math Education Limits Queer and Students of Color

"Now there is a confusing story from Fox News about a Vanderbilt professor. Luis leyva is an assistant Professor of mathematics at Vanderbilt university in Nashville. Delivered a lecture titled undergraduate mathematics education as a white cis row patriarchal, space and opportunities for structural disruption to advance queer of color justice. You know, if I was in that class, I would just go ahead and put a big zero on the paper and walk out the door because there's no way I'm passing that class. The lecture consisted of two parts, the first half of the lecture showed findings from research about the educational experiences of 39 undergraduate queer and trans students of color, pursuing stem majors across historically white and minority serving universities in the United States. Why are they wasting their time here? You see ladies and gentlemen, this is what I'm talking about. We've got this massive omnibus spending bill where funding all of this crap? No, I understand that Vanderbilt is a private school, but they're still getting government money. So why are we spending money on this garbage? Who cares? All we need to know is the best person for the job. That's it. The lecture states that the findings depict how black Latin and Asian QT's, is that on what's acute. Oh, QT is queer transgender. That's what they're calling it now. Anyway, the findings depict how black Latin and Asian QT students narratives of experience reflect forms of intersectionality or instances of oppression and resistance at intersecting systems of holy what the crap is this garbage.

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U.S. arrests Bitzlato cofounder, alleges 700M illicit funds processed

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00:42 sec | Last week

U.S. arrests Bitzlato cofounder, alleges 700M illicit funds processed

"12 a.m. Friday, January 20th, 2023 U.S. arrest bits lato cofounder, alleges 700 MLS at funds processed. On January 18th, the Department of Justice, U.S. attorney's office eastern district of New York, published a press release that stated that Anatolia legato mov was arrested on January 17th in Miami, Florida. Assistant attorney general polite stated as alleged, the defendant helped operate a cryptocurrency exchange that failed to implement anti money laundering safeguards and enabled criminals. The post U.S. arrests bit slaughter cofounder, alleges 700 Emmy less at funds, processed appeared first on cipher trace.

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Seton Hall defeats No. 15 UConn on Ndefo's last-second layup

AP News Radio

00:32 sec | Last week

Seton Hall defeats No. 15 UConn on Ndefo's last-second layup

"Seton hall forward Casey and depot scored the game winning layup with 1.6 seconds remaining to clinch the comfort behind 67 66 victory over the 15th ranked Yukon huskies. The pirates trailed by 17 points in the first half of the game, but outscored Yukon 41 to 26 in the second 20 minutes, led by guard cadre Richmond, who had a game high 18 points. Few con they had 18 turnovers in a game that saw them coach by assistant Luke Murray as head coach Dan Hurley was out with COVID. The huskies who were ranked as high as number two this year have dropped three straight, while seton hall has won four in a row. Mike Moriarty, norc, New

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Brian Walshe, accused of killing wife, allegedly looked up ways to dispose of body

AP News Radio

00:48 sec | Last week

Brian Walshe, accused of killing wife, allegedly looked up ways to dispose of body

"New Year's Day went online to look up ways to dismember and dispose of a body according to prosecutors. Brian Walsh, facing murder charges, was in court today for an arraignment, assistant DA Lin balon says he Googled things like dismemberment, hacksaw, best ways to dispose of a body. Grand and divorce, it is believed that my Walsh dismantling on Walsh and the Scottish her body. She says they found evidence in his basement. Blood in the basement, a knife with the presence of blood. And his mom's dumpster. Vaccine card in the name Alana Walsh. A hacksaw, a hatchet, and some cutting sheets. Anna Walsh has closed another items were found at a trash processing facility, Walsh was seen on surveillance video buying hundreds of dollars worth of cleaning supplies after

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Jokic leads Nuggets past Blazers for 14th straight home win

AP News Radio

00:36 sec | Last week

Jokic leads Nuggets past Blazers for 14th straight home win

"The nuggets won their 14th consecutive home game when they defeated Portland one 22 one 13. What made this game different was that the guy in charge was acting head coach Dave adelman. It just felt like coaching a basketball game. You know, people never believe this, but coaching a high school state tournament game try doing that one time. This is lise these guys are grown men. Assistant coach adelman took over when hours before tip off, nuggets head coach Michael Malone went into the NBA's health and safety protocols. Nikola Jokić dominated with 36 points, 12 rebounds, and ten assists. Bruce Morton, Denver

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Prosecutor: Proud Boys attacked 'heart' of democracy on 1/6

AP News Radio

00:52 sec | 2 weeks ago

Prosecutor: Proud Boys attacked 'heart' of democracy on 1/6

"A Washington D.C. jury is hearing opening statements in the trial against 5 members of the Proud Boys group charged in the deadly U.S. capitol insurrection. A federal prosecutors told the jury former Proud Boys leader Enrique tarrio and four of his lieutenants led a coordinated attack on the heart of our democracy, calling it a desperate attempt to keep Donald Trump in The White House. Assistant U.S. attorney Jason McCullough, alleges the Proud Boys assembled a fighting force to stop the transfer of presidential power to Joe Biden. Defense lawyers have said there was never any plan to go into the capitol or to stop Congress from certifying the electoral vote. This trial follows the convictions of two leaders of the oath keepers group. On the charge of seditious conspiracy. Jackie Quinn, Washington

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Bitsgap Review 2023 KuCoin Trading Bots

Coin Bureau

00:36 sec | 3 weeks ago

Bitsgap Review 2023 KuCoin Trading Bots

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Sebastian Is Joined Again by Mike Benz

America First with Sebastian Gorka Podcast

01:32 min | 3 weeks ago

Sebastian Is Joined Again by Mike Benz

"Delighted to have Mike Ben's back with us for one on one. Mike, welcome back to America first. Smash and thank you so much for having me. I'm excited to continue our deep dive. So am I so am I so you are, you have reinvented yourself recently. You are the founder you are the head of something called the foundation for freedom online. I want everybody who is listening right now to go to foundation for freedom, dot com and also to follow Mike because he is a treasure trove of information. It's Mike Ben's cyber on Twitter. That's a mic bends BE and Z cyber on Twitter. For those who missed our last chat, just very quickly to get the credentialing out of the way. What did you do in so you're an attorney by training? Now you're fighting for freedom for the First Amendment on the online world in which so many of us spend far too much of our time. But what were your positions? What were you doing inside government Mike until recently? Sure. So before I founded the foundation for freedom online, I was the, I ran basically the cyber portfolio at the State Department. So the technical name was deputy assistant secretary for international communication technology, which is a long way of saying, I ran three different divisions at the State Department responsible for various aspects of U.S. cyber policy on the global stage that is the formulation of policy, the negotiation and implementation. And then prior to that, I was a White House speechwriter and worked particularly on tech issues there as well.

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Michigan graduate assistant a trailblazer for female coaches

AP News Radio

00:52 sec | Last month

Michigan graduate assistant a trailblazer for female coaches

"Mimi Bolden Morris is believed to be the first female graduate assistant football coach at a power conference school since the late 80s. A lot of what I do is film breakdown, trans letting a lot of our opponents opponent into what we do so that we can kind of execute that and exploit them, whether weak. Voldemort will be on the sideline when the second rank wolverines play number three TCU at the Fiesta bowl. Most days, it can be difficult and tough because it's a new space that I'm navigating. A lot of things that I don't know around people that I've never been around before. She played basketball at Boston college and Georgetown and was interested in coaching football. Hopefully, women in sport is something that becomes absolutely normal and hopefully I'm able to pave the way for that. Voldemort is plans to return to Michigan for a second season as a graduate assistant. I'm Ed Donahue

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Master Sergeant Gets 'Flagged' for Not Taking COVID Vaccine

The Dan Bongino Show

01:56 min | Last month

Master Sergeant Gets 'Flagged' for Not Taking COVID Vaccine

"You know we talk to people I know people that have been thrown out We read that now the mandate's not in there which is another whole deal but tell us exactly what you find in a moment So the army has a policy that will allow you to serve to continue to serve Despite having a religious objection to a certain policy or practice And in this case I reject on religious grounds to receiving the currently available COVID-19 vaccines And so I set my request up It was supported in recommended approval but my immediate commander the chaplain that I interviewed determined that my beliefs were sincerely held And it went up the chain and eventually was denied by the Surgeon General of the army So I had a chance to appeal I sent out a peel up as well We went back up through the chain of command And then it went to the acting assistant secretary of the army for manpower and reserve affairs who ultimately denied my appeal And that was the final decision So if you've been suspended yes So that denial came back to me reached me on the 5th of October earlier this year And I was immediately flagged And for those who don't know what a flag is it is basically puts a hold on any favorable action that you can receive receiving awards or a permit change is stationed in duty stations So I was flagged for adverse action to receive a go mar which is a general officer memorandum of reprimand And I was flagged also for involuntary separation under chapter 14 12 C seriousness conduct Typically that chapters reserved for serious criminals DUIs do drugs when the military other civilians criminal offenses But

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Passengers evacuated after Staten Island Ferry engine fire

AP News Radio

00:44 sec | Last month

Passengers evacuated after Staten Island Ferry engine fire

"There were a few minor injuries after a Staten Island ferry vessel caught fire Thursday. The New York City fire department says 868 passengers and 16 crew were on the ferry when fire broke out in the ship's engine room shortly after 5 p.m. Thursday in upper New York bay. In a news conference carried by WABC TV, deputy assistant fire chief Frank leib says, the ferry crew acted quickly by using CO2 to remove any oxygen from the fire. Upon arrival, our main objective was to secure the vessel and to start getting the victims while the passage is offloaded onto other boats. Leif says they were 5 minor injuries, three of those people needing hospital treatment. I'm Donna water

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Who Is Mike Benz?

America First with Sebastian Gorka Podcast

01:58 min | Last month

Who Is Mike Benz?

"Are delighted to have with us Mike Ben's Mike. Welcome to America first. Thanks for having me Sebastian. So Mike, we were on a Twitter spaces last night. I was feverishly making notes for the things you said. You've done multiple longer discussions online, you're the director of something called the foundation for freedom online. We'll discuss what their mission is in a moment. It's foundation for freedom online dot com. But first, let's talk about your background. Why are you involved with the question of the Twitter files Internet censorship, the exploitation of social media? What did you do as a government employee? Sure. So in 2020, I served as the deputy assistant secretary for international communications and information technology, which is a long way of saying that I ran the State Department's cyber portfolio. Our big tech foreign diplomacy on the policy side and the negotiation side. And in the context of working on big tech issues from the diplomatic perspective, I saw this this occurred really during the moments when the Internet changed forever with the deep platforming of a sitting president with this dramatic escalation of censorship and I watches the relationship between the federal government and private sector stakeholders had a had a sort of one two punch against the freedoms of the American people. And there really is no lobby for the American people. Yet I was fielding calls from Google lobbyists for how the federal government could help them overseas while Google was, in turn, censoring half of the U.S. population. So this is a relationship that the only loser here are people without representation. So when I went left government, I considered my mission to try to do what I could to help the civilian side of that.

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"special assistant" Discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York

Bloomberg Radio New York

01:48 min | Last month

"special assistant" Discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York

"Say no more. I spoke earlier with a congressman Dan Kildee, a Democrat from Michigan who said that president zelensky will be speaking directly to those House Republicans, including Kevin McCarthy, speaker in waiting, and he says that face to face conversation will likely have an impact on McCarthy, some of the others, though, and the rank and file like Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene, he says, David, that's a very different story. Yeah, and that's a surprise about Marjorie Taylor Greene. That's for sure. Thank you so much, Joe. Really great to have you with us. And Joe will be with us. Again, we're going to be covering the lose conference at four 30 in Eastern Time as well as president zelensky's address to Congress. That will be live here on Bloomberg at 7 30 this evening. Eastern Time. And now we go to The White House for its perspective on exactly what's happening today. Amanda slowed his special assistant to the president and National Security Council senior director for Europe. So thank you so much, miss loeff for being with us. So set the stage for us in a different way here. How did this come about? Because this is a very dramatic announcement for most of us who didn't know it was coming. Well, thanks for having me and obviously a lot of excitement here at The White House as we await the arrival of president zelensky in just a couple of hours. As you know, the two presidents have spoken frequently throughout the war, president zelensky was here at The White House last September and president zelensky has long wanted to visit The White House to be able to have conversations with President Biden in person. So this is something that we had been discussing with the Ukrainians obviously deferred to president zelensky on when he felt it was the appropriate time in the safe time for him to be able to leave the country and really delighted to have the opportunity to welcome him here today. Let me just pursue that if I could for a moment, you said a safe time. Is it a matter of safety? Is that the reason for the timing? Because a lot of people are wondering, is there something specifically right now that is important for president zelensky to be here? Something on the ground back in Ukraine

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Is the Transfer Portal Good for College Football

The Hugh Hewitt Show: Highly Concentrated

01:52 min | Last month

Is the Transfer Portal Good for College Football

"Coach, do you think it's going to, I worried, and I said to my colleagues, my interlocutors, they're off the record. I'm not going to tell you they are that places like Ohio State have an advantage. And so I don't really, I'm not sure I want the portal to go away or the NIL to go away, but they countered that a lot of kids are being approached by a lot of agents and one of them talked about a high profile transfer. Is that actually happening is NIL causing kids to enter the portal in your opinion to a significant degree and is that bad for the game? There's no question that's happening. You saw the best receiver in America, Lee Pitt went to USC and I have some friends at USC that were aware of is certainly was that that they were, you know, listening to what's available to them. And I guess in the capital in the capitalistic society, that's a more power to them. That if you can, you know, it's no different than a college coach or a talk show host. You have a chance to better your family. That's your business. But is it good for the game of football to just share a quick story with you that I was a graduate assistant in 1986 at a house state woody Hayes was still alive Earl Bruce was a coach. I'm 21 years old and he walked in and talked about the culture of our House state number one is a premium placed on education. He threatened every one of our jobs if our players didn't graduate. Number two was toughness you and that was the toughest team all those wins and number three was team first selflessness and you sit here and look, here we are in 2022 and a lot of the recruiting is now based upon what's the best offer, you know, it's not about education. And unfortunately, I think there's still a lot of about education, but the stories I'm hearing from, excuse me, colleagues, is that a lot of this is based upon the highest bidder.

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"special assistant" Discussed on WTOP

WTOP

02:09 min | Last month

"special assistant" Discussed on WTOP

"And 45 powered by Red River, technology decisions aren't black and white. Think red George the commanders are getting ready and the injury list. Up on a Sunday Night, they both 7 5 and one teams giant and Washington, Sunday Night football now, Sadiq Charles will not play. We know that. He's out with the concussion. Chase young has been trying to get back on the field. He's officially questionable Benjamin saint just as well as cam Sims. Saint Jude's problem, the biggest there as far as defense is concerned, trying to get him back on the field as these two teams, of course, tied two weeks ago, as long as we don't see that on Sunday Night, I think we'll be fine. I think that's everybody's fearing that it's going to be another tie. It's not going to happen. I don't know. I don't know. These two teams are so similar. They are here. They are, you're right. It could happen. And we did see a 7 7 tie with the Giants. Remember at FedEx field and Gus fraud hit his head into the ball. There you go. There's history. There he is. 8 20 Sunday Night to Washington and the Giants Mike white has not been cleared to return for the jets, so Zach Wilson back under center for New York. The hometown lenders Bahamas bowl. UAB leading Miami of Ohio 1713 in the fourth Georgetown sad news to pass along Louis war has passed away special assistant to Patrick Ewing was an assistant coach in 2017, moved to his new role this season was a Syracuse great on the floor as Patrick Ewing said he's known him since he was 22 years old. He was 64 years old, Georgetown plays its conference opener tonight, George Wallace wilby sports. Thank you, George, the world's shark population is under attack. One reason is the old practice of cutting off their fins for soup. CBS News correspondent Jim Crow reports that American lawmakers are trying to curb that deadly practice. He was said it has approved legislation, making it illegal with few exceptions. To trade shark fins. It's intended to save a fearsome predator from extinction. U.S. lawmakers hope to put a dent into a worldwide shark trade that harvests up to 73 million sharks a year. According to one estimate The practice is considered cruel, fishermen often chop off fins abroad while the animals are still alive and then dump the body's overboard unable to swim, they die

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"special assistant" Discussed on WTOP

WTOP

01:36 min | Last month

"special assistant" Discussed on WTOP

"Coming up in money news. The Dow is currently down four 84 in British royalty is a big hit for Netflix. I'm Steve dresner. Sports at 15 and 45 powered by Red River, technology decisions aren't black and white. Think red. 1215, let's go to George Wallace. All right, John, the commander's getting set for the Giants coming up on Sunday as we'll see what the final injury report is after the walkthrough today, but Sadiq Charles the only one not practicing yesterday. Now in the concussion protocols he had been in saint George gets back Brian Robinson was limited this week as well, but should be pretty healthy heading in to Sunday's game against the Giants, not a must win, but it's a should win. I'm important win. It'd be nice to win. How about that one? Nice too. Both teams 7 5 and one, all is not lost if they do lose, but it would be a big help to their playoff chances if they can get the win. Just no more ties. It took the words out of my mouth. This tells it on tie, we get some sort of closure on this. That's right. Mike white will not be cleared by the doctors for the jets, so he will not play on Sunday. That means the team turning back to Zach Wilson, who had been benched a few weeks ago that Mike white hurt last week, Joe Flacco came in and did not perform well. So Zach Wilson, now back under center, sad news to report out of Georgetown Louie or Georgetown a special assistant to Patrick Ewing has passed away losing his battle with cancer or join the hoyas as an assistant coach in 2017. And he moved to his special assistant to roll before this season, Patrick Ewing says he's known him since he was 22 years old, played at Syracuse and the two have been friends since was sad day for Georgetown as

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Messi, Argentina beat Netherlands on penalties at World Cup

AP News Radio

00:31 sec | Last month

Messi, Argentina beat Netherlands on penalties at World Cup

"Croatian Argentina survived to meet next week's semi finals in Qatar, Croatia and Brazil played to a scoreless drawn regulation before Neymar gave Brazil the lead in extra time, scoring his 77th goal to time Pelé for the most ever by a member of Brazil's national team Croatia's Bruno petkovic came right back with the equalizer to send at the penalty kicks for the Croatians prevailed for two, and the light match Leon Messi had an assistant and a penalty goal to give Argentina a two zero lead, but the Netherlands rallied late, tying it in the 11th minute of regulation stoppage time. Argentina's goalkeeper emiliano Martinez stopped the first two Dutch attempts in the shootout to win that one four three. I'm Denny cap

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Tampa police chief resigns after dodging traffic ticket

AP News Radio

01:02 min | 2 months ago

Tampa police chief resigns after dodging traffic ticket

"The chief of police in Tampa Florida has resigned her position. Accused of abusing her authority after a traffic stop in a golf cart last month. According to the conversation on a pinellas county deputy's body cam video. On November 12 he pulls over Kevin O'Connor, who's the husband of the temple police chief. We went to the club. It was closed, so we went over and picked up some. Is your camera on? Who knows? I left the police chief in Tampa. Mario Connor asks the deputy. Hoping that you just let us go tonight. Oh, okay. Say thank each other for their police service and the O'Connor's drive off. But the Tampa police department launched an internal affairs review and determined that Mario O'Connor violated department policy using her position to avoid a ticket. The mayor who used to serve as the city's police chief said O'Connor failed to abide by ethical standards and failed to lead by example. The assistant chief will serve in her place until a new chief is selected. I'm Jackie Quinn

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Don Lemon's Quest for Clicks

The Hugh Hewitt Show: Highly Concentrated

01:45 min | 2 months ago

Don Lemon's Quest for Clicks

"When you set up the interview with CNN, did they tell you because it was a disaster, it was a complete meltdown by Don. I've been on the receiving end of that before. Where he gets spun up in wanting an answer and thinks it's a drama and needs a viral moment and wants to get ratings. What was the setup? Did they tell you that that's what it was going to be? And you said, yes, or were you surprised by Don lemons approach to you? No, you know, as you know, their producers call you the night before and kind of talk about your take on whatever it is that you want to talk about. So the producer was very nice and probably haven't said, yeah, we're going to talk about Trump's dinner at Mar-a-Lago and it's fine. I gave him two cents about it. I asked him, you know, is there any other topic there? I should plan on covering and he basically said no, that's what we're going to talk about. So I knew I was walking in. Into a topic that was hot. And. It was professional. I didn't get my too well. Okay, that's the key thing. What would professionalism in that situation look like to lend cortisol, who's an advertising executive and a veteran of the State Department? Well, the very basic part of that formula is allowing your guests to finish your answer. I spent about ten minutes trying to finish a single thought because Donald lemon, which is jumped in and imposed his rules on what it is and what it is that I couldn't say. And second, I started answering some things that he wasn't expecting, then he would interrupt me and try and impose his answer on it.

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Managing the Digital Strategy of the Trump Administration

The Hugh Hewitt Show: Highly Concentrated

01:02 min | 2 months ago

Managing the Digital Strategy of the Trump Administration

"Do in the Trump administration? And how did you end up in the Trump administration? Well, you know, I did what a lot of immigrants do, which is, you know, figure things out here in my new home country. And they went to school. I ended up in the advertising business in New York. I did pretty much your mad men type advertising for 20 or so years. And at some point, I ended up with an ad agency that had a guy named Donald Trump as a client. And so where did you first go into the Trump administration at the Department of State or somewhere else? No, I went straight to Department of State. I came in as the deputy assistant secretary for digital strategy and my goal was just to bring what I did when I learned from the private sector to make our foreign policy the best for the world.

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Former Assistant Sec. Of State Len Khodorkovsky's Journey to America

The Hugh Hewitt Show: Highly Concentrated

00:59 sec | 2 months ago

Former Assistant Sec. Of State Len Khodorkovsky's Journey to America

"Welcome Len. It's good to have you. Can you tell us your background and your connection with former president Trump? Well, thank you for having me. I appreciate that. My background is, I am a refugee from the Soviet Union. I came to the United States with my family and early 80s during the Cold War. This was way before Gorbachev and it was still hard for Jewish refugees to get out of the Soviet Union. We got lucky because the KGB the new pager B tree in town like my grandparents apartment, so they threw us out. And we had three weeks to pack our stuff and get to get out. That's what we did. So I came to America because, you know, because of the institutional antisemitism in the Soviet Union and being here, I'm from America. And I think we won the lottery.

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"special assistant" Discussed on WCPT 820

WCPT 820

02:19 min | 7 months ago

"special assistant" Discussed on WCPT 820

"5 days after the attack on the capitol representative mo Brooks sent the email on the screen now. As you see, he emailed The White House quote pursuant to a request for Matt Gaetz, requesting a pardon for representative Gates himself and unnamed others. Witnesses told the select committee that the president considered offering pardons to a wide range of individuals connected to the president. I feel like you could help with some of your own drama studies. I mean, I can't be counted on to do it every time. Oh, okay, that's good. Thanks. Okay. All right, doesn't it seem like more books is feeling chatty? I mean. I'm telling you. People attraction. He's a little trash. Fantastic. So last night, CBS News posted a January 11th email sent by mo Brooks to a then special assistant to the president, somebody, Molly, somebody on behalf of himself and congressional allies with instructions from Trump on how they should request pardons for their roles in January 6th. The extraordinary memo was texted to CBS by Brooks and contains numerous typos as well as references to constitutional clauses that do not exist. Dear Molly, president Trump told me to send you this letter. This letter is pursuant to a request from Matt Gaetz. Oh, dear. There's that name again. Okay, so mobile works as this whole list of requirements. He's a writer, bigger than anyone in Hollywood for what he's requesting for him. He's Eminem's. Are you really weird? So what is happening? Is he flipping? I mean, someone said the drinking game is who's going to prison for Trump? Yeah. And who's flipping? That's where we are, right? The thing is he wants it to be a live hearing. He wants to be a live witness. Right. Where they don't know what he's going to do. What his answers are. Yeah. So that's to me is he's obviously a loose cannon. He wore body armor to January 6th. Right. Okay. So who's the other terrorist? Oh, Scott Perry. So allegedly, am I supposed to say allegedly? That would help if you did. Okay. He said I stand by my statement I never sought a presidential

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"special assistant" Discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York

Bloomberg Radio New York

01:44 min | 8 months ago

"special assistant" Discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York

"A check of sports from around the world Here's Dan Schwartzman Thanks Doug At the French Open to Americans advancing to the quarterfinals as 18 seat coco got an unseated Sloan Stevens both move on in straight sets as this Martina treves in while 27 seated American Amanda nismo's beaten in three sets by 17 seed Layla Fernández In the men's autopsy Novak Djokovic rolling into the quarterfinals of the open and trade sets over 15 San Diego Schwartzman to set up a matchup against 13 time open winner 15 Rafa Nadal in the quarters after the Spaniard outlasted 19 seat Felix Oceania in 5 sets also advancing a third seat Alexander zverev and 6 sea Carlos alcaraz both of them in straight sets Manchester United intra manager Ralph Ragnar will not remain with the club as a consultant as originally planned with Eric ten hug taken over as possible Trafford The 63 year old has committed to being the next manager of the Austrian national team and does not have time for dual roles Ragnar can not rescue the Red Devils who finish the season in 6th place in the league with the lowest point total in the Premier League era with 58 The NBA's Eastern Conference Finals coming to an end tonight as a Miami heater hosting the Boston Celtics in game 7 with the series tied at three games apiece Miami is coming off a game 6 one 11 to one O three win in Boston as Jimmy Butler scored 47 points Finally veteran center Jason spezza the Toronto Maple Leafs announced us retirement from the NHL after 19 seasons and we'll be joining the team front office as a special assistant to the general manager I'm Dan schwarzman that's your Bloomberg world sports op day Markets headlines and breaking news 24 hours a day At Bloomberg dot com the Bloomberg business app and at Bloomberg quick tape This is a Bloomberg business line And I'm Juliet sali in Singapore.

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"special assistant" Discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York

Bloomberg Radio New York

01:48 min | 8 months ago

"special assistant" Discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York

"Around the world Here's Dan Schwartzman Thanks dag Topsy Novak Djokovic rolls into the quarterfinals of the French Open in straight sets over 15 San Diego Schwartzman to set up a matchup against 13 time open winner 5th seed Rafa Nadal in the quarters after the Spaniard outlasted 19 Felix aux alias ema in 5 sets Also advancing our third seat Alexander zverev in 6 C Carlos alcaraz both intrigued sets Meanwhile the women's rock two Americans advanced the quarterfinals as 18 sea coco Goff and unseated Sloane Stephens both move on and straight sets as is Martina trevisan while 27 seated American Amanda sumo is beaten in three sets by 17 seed Layla Fernández Sweden's Marcus Ericsson wins the Indy 500 over Mexico's Pato award to take home his third career IndyCar victory in 52 races More than 300,000 spectators were in attendance making the race the biggest sporting event since the start of the pandemic The NBA Eastern Conference Finals coming to an end tonight as a Miami heater hosting the Boston Celtics in game 7 but the series tied at three games each Miami is coming off a game 6 one 11 to one O three win in Boston with Jimmy Butler's scoring 47 points Veteran center Jason spezza at the Toronto Maple Leafs has announced his retirement from the NHL after 19 seasons and will join the team's front offices a special assistant to the general manager The 38 year old leaves a 363 career goals and 995 points while playing for Ottawa Dallas in Toronto I'm Dan swordsman that your Bloomberg world sports op aid Markets headlines and breaking news 24 hours a day At Bloomberg dot com the Bloomberg business app And at Bloomberg quick take This is a Bloomberg business lash It wasn't a lot of movement in the Japanese yen where the dollar was concerned in the Friday session and we are a little changed right now at one 27 15.

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"special assistant" Discussed on WTOP

WTOP

02:00 min | 9 months ago

"special assistant" Discussed on WTOP

"We are here to help this is WTO news It's 7 52 CBS News special report inflation was up 8.3% in April from a year ago the rate slowed slightly from March but is still close to a 40 year high WWL Matt Doyle has more on the unequal sting of inflation University of New Orleans economics professor doctor Walter lane says two years of pandemic social restrictions meant fewer vacations and less dining out People have a lot of savings Warns it's really only middle and upper income earners who were able to put enough cash away over the last two years And so they've got a lot of room to absorb all of that But the lower income people are going to be feeling the pitch CBS News business analyst Jill schlesinger ads We are certainly worrying about the supply chain And that is exacerbated because the war in Ukraine It's also exacerbated because we have shutdowns in China that have limited manufacturing once again Wall Street has been transfixed on the nation's high inflation the Tao plunged 327 points today NASDAQ took a 373.4 CBS News special report I'm Jennifer Kuiper This is getting to the point where it's just too expensive to drive You leave the car in the driveway on weekends Well maybe the president could take steps to lower the price per gallon We asked an expert about that The short answer There are really no good short term options to high oil prices If there were they would have been used Bob mcnally is president of the research group rapidan energy group and he once served as a special assistant in the George W. Bush administration Speaking on Skype he says that play here is the end of COVID and supply chain issues plus roaring demand than you attack on the largest fuel supply disruptions at the 1970s as a result of the Russian invasion of Ukraine These types of things are just unavoidably going to punch us in the gut Now he says the president does need to be careful to not make decisions that could take the gas prices even higher Mike Morello WTO P news Speaking of the 70s thousands of record albums were donated to The White House back in the 70s and now those for long forgotten LPs have been rediscovered and it's fascinating to hear.

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"special assistant" Discussed on WLS-AM 890

WLS-AM 890

02:03 min | 11 months ago

"special assistant" Discussed on WLS-AM 890

"Bread 8 refugee children who recently fled from Ukraine are attending saint Nicholas cathedral school in Chicago the students spoke with ABC 7 I want you to live Not just because of my relatives and not just because they are there but because of the population I want the culture to stay alive I want people to stay alive Several other students at the school have family originally from Ukraine A court has ordered that the state move ahead with awarding 60 new craft cannabis growing licenses Here's nickel This comes after a judge lifted an injunction that had held up the issuance of licenses until ongoing litigation was saddled a sangamon county judge this week restored the applications of 11 applicants who had sued challenging their disqualifications by the Department of Agriculture The department will now consider those applications and issued a statement saying that it is evaluating the ruling Craft growers hailed the decision as a major victory that will allow a major expansion of the industry to newcomers Nick Gale 8 90 WLS news His family says while in jail justice willett didn't eat and lost hope his brother says he's grateful he's out while waiting in appeal Unbearable for family members to see them see your loved one going through something like this I just had to let him get out of that situation is I'm grateful to God for it An appeals court released him on a $150,000 bond He doesn't have to pay but he does have to appear in court A former Cook County judge arrested in a large human trafficking investigation in Florida Here's Kim Gordon 66 year old Daniel Peters was charged with soliciting a prostitute he served as a judge in Cook County and as a special assistant for legal affairs at the Cook County sheriff's office He was one of over a hundred people taken into custody by the Polk county sheriff's office during what was called operation march sadness to a 6 day undercover investigation that focused on human trafficking prostitution and child predators He was booked on Friday and released from jail on Saturday Kim Gordon 8 90 WLS news And WLS news time.

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"special assistant" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

02:20 min | 11 months ago

"special assistant" Discussed on WGN Radio

"Peters 66 years old Oh can I show you the other picture of Daniel Peters This is the honorable Daniel Peters Who is a retired judge from Cook County Illinois Peter's of palos hills told detectives in addition to being a retired judge he was also a special assistant for legal affairs at the coconut sheriff's office Peter's is out on bond charged with solicitation President Biden is directly going after Russian president Vladimir Putin He made those comments just hours after Ukraine's president spoke to members of Congress and following his announcement that the U.S. will send roughly $800 million in additional security assistance to Ukraine Meanwhile Putin says the west is trying to cancel Russia he told his citizens the west is trying to convince them that their difficulties are the result of some hostile actions by Russia 70 Chicago chefs raise money for Ukraine and the world central kitchen last night at navy pier chef at Tony priolo at pecola sogno organized the event he says the date is two years to the day that restaurants were ordered to shut down due to COVID Two years What we're doing on the day that we should be sad We're here helping somebody else because that's what we do The chef said work nonstop for about two weeks and some have personal ties to Ukraine Chicago public schools decision to lift its mask mandate will stand masks will remain optional WGN's Kevin wells reports the Illinois education labor relations board voting three to two to deny the union immediate action but the Chicago teacher union says they will still pursue its complaint that CPS's decision to go mask optional on Monday violated their COVID-19 safety agreement A hearing in the matter has been set for June around the time the school year will end However there are discussions Wednesday among the board members that that hearing could be moved up to April if the schedule allows Kevin wells WGN news WGN sports Jared Payton The cubs reportedly signed Japanese superstar CES Suzuki in a 5 year deal between 70 and $85 million The cubs and White Sox opened up cactus league play against each other in two split squad games The bulls lose to the jazz one 25 to one ten to Paul women fought to date in 88 to 57 in the play in game and the women's NCAA tournament And on the men's side Notre-Dame knocks off Rutgers 89 to 87 in double overtime I'm.

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"special assistant" Discussed on TIME's Top Stories

TIME's Top Stories

02:45 min | 1 year ago

"special assistant" Discussed on TIME's Top Stories

"Facebook whistle blower francis. How against testimony this week. On capitol hill turned the lights on the social media platforms algorithm that by design. Amplifies dangerous disinformation and lures people to spend more and more time scrolling. The question now is what the biden administration will do about it. White house officials know that the momentum generated by halligan testimony will fade over time and the window of popular support for major structural changes to the technology landscape will close the white house like everyone else in washington recognizes that the tide is high and the time for action is now tim. Wu special assistant to the president for technology and competition policy said in a statement to time white house. Officials are distressed by how gan's revelations that social media companies products are targeting children who said and the era of let's just trust the platforms to solve it themselves needs to be over president. Joe biden wants congress to strengthen antitrust laws make sure privacy is better protected and rewrite section to thirty of the communications decency act to make tech companies more accountable for illegality happening on their platforms according to woo legislation addressing. Some of those actions passed the house. Judiciary committee in june white house officials also are looking closely at the child online protection. Act an existing law to see if the biden administration can do more to ensure platforms are complying with those provisions to prevent harming children but biden and congressional lawmakers are juggling competing priorities and slow regulatory processes that threatened to delay or dilute meaningful reforms to take on big tack congress's consumed with the triple tasks of trying to pass trillions of dollars of infrastructure and social spending funding the government beyond december third and avoiding a self inflicted debt default while both republicans and democrats were alarmed by the detailed revelations on tuesday that facebook which owns both instagram and whatsapp promotes online content and away that contributes to body image issues and mental health crises among children and teenagers translating that into law. We'll take time and a legislative calendar that is short on it and july biden encouraged the federal trade commission to create a raft of new regulations intended to weaken the ability of technology companies to buy up competitors hoard data and further consolidate their control over ever-larger swaths of our digital lives. But those also take time to roll out and will likely face legal challenges..

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"special assistant" Discussed on Biz Talk Radio

Biz Talk Radio

06:24 min | 2 years ago

"special assistant" Discussed on Biz Talk Radio

"This is biz talk radio and joining us today is Is Warren Russ Stand and Warren Resting is that Incredible leader. But he also is a husband, father, grandfather and entrepreneur, corporate leader and educators, speaker philanthropist. And ah, an all American basketball player in 1973. He was selected as a White House fellow Through a nationally competitive process. He was appointed as a special assistant to the secretary of commerce, where he led Colette, the first ever executive level. Trade mission to the Soviet Union. I mean, the list goes on and on and on. And he has been CEO of 10 companies. Chairman of many others who have served he served on the board of directors of 50 for profit and nonprofit for profit organizations. And He was CEO of Providence Service. Corby $2.1 billion company, Another $800 million company. The list goes on. And for 30 years, Warren let a public policy conference in D C called public policy and the private sector. And we're so excited to have him with us because You know, this has been a rough year for everyone. No doubt about it. And Appear stuck in that fog of 2020. And you really can't see the future. Then listen up to our businessman, also author and his book is out. It's called the leader within us mindset, principles and tools for a life by design. The book is a life right design. And Mr Warren Rusted. Welcome to the program. What a pleasure. Thank you. Thank you so much. I'm really delighted to join you today, but I'm exhausted by what you just said. I should be really tired. I know. I was thinking the same thing. Oh, my God. This man has done so much. And I left off the part that you were involved in the President Ford administration. But anyway, love me. Let's go back to You want us to think of this word clarity. And explain to us Is it that we're lacking? Clarity that we're not taught about clarity? Why is this word so pivotal for you in the work that you do? I think it's the foundational element of being able to understand where we're going and how to get there and I first saw it with my dad. I was born on poor on an isolated farm in Minnesota near the Canadian border. I always recall my dad when I was a young man before he would start any project plowing a field shoveling manure out from the barn from the cows feeding the animals. Wherever was, he would always pause and say. How do I want to do this? How do I think about this? What is the outcome that I want, and I learned it in early age that that pausing, creating time and space to really think about what it is. We're trying to do and how we want to do it. Gives us clarity and also gives us greater success by having that clarity. So I think that as we come out of this pandemic, which we will over the next year, or so we'll we'll get vaccinated for those who want to be vaccinated will have a better Understanding of where we are. It's really critical of each one of us pause a bit to say, Okay, fresh start. What are the outcomes that I want? What's the vision I want to create for myself And can I get clarity around that and if we do, then our chances of being successful and having a good time are much better. You know, it's not just in major projects. I just want to share with you that before I went on air, we're doing a field of hearts in my neighborhood on the waterfront in snowy Boston. And it's going to be All of these beautiful sayings in the shape of hearts that are going to be posted. On this walkway that everybody goes up and down And there will be 60 plus hearts that we've all written things on. And I mean, just really fun, fabulous expressions and sayings and things. And I did it so quickly. Didn't take that time to plan out. How I was going to do this one particular sign. And I didn't think I didn't think And I spell compassion wrong. And These air, not replaceable. I didn't have an extra and I had to paint over it. Went to do it again and again. I was sidetracked, and I didn't think that I made the same mistake twice. Shame on me. And I said, Okay, this is a lesson. I am going to really and truly not do this project until I have the time to do it so that I can get it done correctly. And that was my little lesson that I had today. That's a good lesson. You know, my dad always used to say, And you've heard this thing before. If you don't do it right the first time. When will you have the time to do it again? So why not do it right The first time really think things through. I do that with every little and small thing that I do If I'm asked to chair a committee if I'm asked a coach Little League if I'm asked to do something by one of our grandchildren are Children We step back, and we say Look, you know, what do we want Accomplish here? What are we trying to achieve? What are we trying to do? For instance, For Christmas? We adopted 23 families really, really desperately needy families who had really been hit hard by the pandemic and everything else and so are our large family. Went out and bought all their clothes, all their gifts all their food, their Christmas tree there, lights there everything but we step back as a family. So what are we trying to achieve here? What do we really want to do for these families? And we had a very clear view of that. And then it was easier for us to go out and do what it was necessary to make it a great experience for those families. Yeah, I think probably Frankie. You and I are the same and that we live in a world principally because of social media, But we live in a world where people are just too busy. And everybody feels like they're under stress, and everybody feels like they have so many things to do, and we've confused business with productivity..

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"special assistant" Discussed on KLBJ 590AM

KLBJ 590AM

06:22 min | 2 years ago

"special assistant" Discussed on KLBJ 590AM

"To the Super Bowl, still up plenty of plenty of things. We need to go around here. Patrick Reid, no cheater cheated at the Farmer's insurance open this weekend. I think I'm totally sure how that works. Jason Witten has a new job speaking of new jobs. Vince Young back in the fold. What's going on here? And I don't know the story of how the story is. We all know venture on the one of the greatest quarterbacks of all times beside the sign that $25 million Contract with Tennessee College quarterback 25 Minute our contract with Tennessee 2014 file for bankruptcy. The UT Division of Diversity and community engagement gave him a lifeline. Oh, gosh, in 2017. We're paying him $100,000 a year to work for this division of diversity and community. Engagement. Hey, miss meetings. He didn't go to events. See he didn't do what he needed to do. And they went from $100,000 a year to $50,000 a year. And then on March 1st 2019. They fired him for lack of improvement and acceptable conduct. After which he had two d wi charges against him. They fired it completely. Today. Krystal contact hired him back. He's gonna be working as a special assistant to crystal contact. Don't know the the terms of the contract, but I'm sure it's got to be 100,000 plus, so he's where he needs to be long because this is Let's just say this is a lifeline to a struggling former superstar for the University of Texas to keep him afloat, and he could work for Chris as a special assistant, and Chris can say. They go down to Houston. We got a fund raiser. Come with me. We're gonna meet a big cigar. Dallas come with me. And that's what Vince could do. Invents is good at that. I've seen Vince worker crowded some of these events and he's magical people still of it done. And hell you permit. I'm happy for venturing to get back with the university. I think the problem was fellas. He was He wasn't under the athletic department umbrella. In this job where he got fired. He is now and I think he's in a place where he needs to be where you don't have to fill out reports or go to meetings are kiss butt or do anything like that. What you're saying it is that the previous no show job that they gave him was too much responsibility. So this no show job should be one that he can he can maintain, is that basically I believe this no show job. Well, I think it's going to be show for what he's good at. Right now. I didn't look Asian of diversity and community engagement. He's working for crystal content, and Chris can say Okay, we need you here. Here here, he'll be in every football game. He will be there when you need it, And he's not. He will be under that umbrella. Perhaps a safety net for perhaps the language I use. There was a little harsh to my guy, Vince Young who got nothing but love for all right. What you did for me on January the 5th 66 60,005. I used to know the date but ended. Didn't my own brain damage? Not Yeah. We were forever identity events. Yes, port before he's going for the corner. He's got it, Vince Young scores but like, Let's be honest, that whole community engagement. Whatever thing that what? That was a job for Vince Young to collect six figures a year and show up to DK are seven Saturdays and go from luxury suite two luxury suite and glad handsome billionaires and be like, Hey, the checks can keep on coming. All right. Thanks, guys. Let me just say this ever tell you about the time I was at the Rose Bowl. Let me tell Again. I'd be happy to tell you again. See, it was Lord for him for it forth and for a lifetime ago, But it was more than that. Because he had He had the 10 meetings on campus. They wanted him the Virtually punch a clock sometimes and go in. It's it would not be at how do you say this? He's not in 8 to 5 guy He never has been. And very few athletes, right? Go from the riches. They had to be an 8 to 5 guys. S O. That's where his problem what but also that job Whatever it was, he was supposed to be doing from 8 to 5 punching the clock and whatever, if myself or veto or even the great at clinics wanted to, you know to take on that job. They would not pay us $100,000 a year to do that job right that job because I was a Vince Young only opportunity because he's he's Vince Young and again if I'm saying this if I'm coming off his harsh I I'll put out the tip jar for you forever events. I'll put that drop something in there because, Yeah, I love you made her. Oh, I love him, too, especially assistant to the athletic director. Uh, if that, you know, that just means that he's going to Yeah, he's going to be at his beck and call right toe to show up and glad hand the boosters. That's what this that's what this job is right. And he's not the only one that has that job. Earl Campbell still gets paid by the University of Texas. Coach for all got paid by the University of Texas to be, you know, a person of a voice Ah, person to go out and help raise money, So this is not uncommon, but it was. It was shocking. When Vince got fired, it was, you know, Sadly, he had the couple of teed up to D wi charges and that was, it's not good by any stretch of imagination, but now I think he's worried where he belongs. She can report to crystal content and crystal contact only And Chris can fix a scheduler. Listen, it's $100. I don't know how much it is J. I would suspect it's 100,000 Plus, but he could raise Ryan times that in 15 minutes. If that is, if that really is part of his job description, now is doing that and running around the state in making appearances. He's basically recruiting. For the billionaire donors cherish. Yeah, Yeah, uh, cautionary tale, though, that Vince Young because it is and it's It's a sad damn tail, too. On the low side made $30 million in the NFL, right? Yeah. And how do you blow that? How do you blow that? Because that's it. It's Mind boggling to think that that bitch put himself in that position and trusted a bunch of creeps out there and a bunch of leeches with his money, and he woke up one day and it was all gone. Remember story by? He probably wasn't the most frugal spender. However, I remember And he exactly can't have real cheesecake Factory T g I Friday's affinity..

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"special assistant" Discussed on KZSC 88.1 FM Santa Cruz

KZSC 88.1 FM Santa Cruz

04:24 min | 2 years ago

"special assistant" Discussed on KZSC 88.1 FM Santa Cruz

"Free radio. And Um Continuing on the theme of change that is occurring. Um There. There are quite a number of staffers in the new Biden administration that identify as LGBT Q as we mentioned already a couple of them, but I thought it would be kind of cool. Tonto kind of go through the list here. And this has been compiled by Donald Pageant at out calm, and that's what he has to say. The incoming Biden Harris administration made LGBTQ issues a priority during the 2020 presidential campaign. Overturning trumps Hated trans military band and extending LGBTQ protections nationwide. We're just a few of the goals mentioned in the team's policy positions, major components. That campaign saw LGBT Q. Folks functioning his campaign staffers. Like, uh, Corinne jump here, as well as surrogates like Pete put a judge. During the transition period. Biden has sought to back up his promises with action by ensuring equal representation among those creating, implementing and explaining the president's policies once in office with names like Put a judge trans veteran Shawn Skelly. Try fell bone, Dave Noble and Pamela Karlan, all of whom are LGBT Q. All working as part of the transition team, their president elect has began to name appointments to his administration. And the ones we know so far Rachel Levine has been nominated is 60, Cent. Secretary for Health and Human For the Health and U. S. Department of Health and Human Services. If confirmed, she would be the first trans person confirmed by the Senate for Government role, which seems really historic. Of course, Pete, But a judge at Secretary of department Transportation Ned Price will serve as the spokesperson for the U. S State Department. He will be the first out spokesperson in the department's history. Prices of former CIA and analyst and served as thieves spokesperson for the White House National Security Council during the Obama administration. Karine Jean Pierre has been named the principal deputy press secretary for the Biden Harris administration. Originally a senior campaign adviser. The 2020 out 100 honoree was quickly promoted to chief of staff for Harris. First ever black person, an out lesbian to hold that position for a vice presidential nominee. He tells out quote America is progressing towards a stronger, more inclusive future. And I know women of color are a driving force in that evolution. Soon. I believe our politics will start to show it a bit more, too. Also Jeff Maru, Shean has been tapped to serve as special assistant to the president for climate and science agency personnel, where he will serve as a key environmental adviser. The out. Marie Shean is currently the director of the District of Columbia Department of Transportation. Pili Tobar, slated to become the deputy White House communications director had previously worked with the Biden team as communications director for coalitions. Probably one of seven women filling senior positions in the White House Communications office, and Carlos Elizondo, the incoming administration social secretary, has been the first out member of Biden's feature White House staff. But he has plenty of company. Now. Elizondo was previously special assistant to President Barack Obama and social Secretary to Biden and his wife, Jill. During all eight years, Biden was vice president. He was the first Hispanic American hold this position. In that capacity. He was responsible for planning and overseeing all events hosted by the Biden family, including those involving members of Congress, foreign dignitaries, business leaders and celebrities. Plenty more to be added to this list. No doubts That's really something that's that's how you do it. Yep..

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"special assistant" Discussed on ESPN Chicago 1000 - WMVP

ESPN Chicago 1000 - WMVP

06:44 min | 2 years ago

"special assistant" Discussed on ESPN Chicago 1000 - WMVP

"Dollar here on ESPN, 1000 and the ESPN Chicago APP. I was not expecting us to start with Mike Singletary, though I feel like it's something that we just have to touch on because you know what I want. So we were just talking about it with Mark Jean Greco and Is that real? Like the Bears are really considering hiring Mike Singletary, as the defensive coordinator know they interviewed Michael Singletary assert defensive coordinator now. What has he done to get this gig? No. Are you sure? No, There's no way There's no no, no change in every 85 fantastic Chicago Bear player. No as a coach, though, it like if you're a Bears fan You hear this information, and Mike Singletary, interviewed for the open defensive coordinator gig. When the Bears Known, said Chuck Pagano was leaving to retire. Like, Weren't you kind of in your head like thinking of okay, who are some of the best guys out there right now? Who are some of the best coaches up incoming coaches who are guys who could take this group and return them to glory that we saw in 2018? Who are some of those guys were on the National Football League. At No point was I thinking that maybe it would be Mike Singletary. I It's creepy, hasn't been in the league in five years. He was a defensive assistant last in the NFL in 2016 for the Rams. Before that, he was the linebackers coach and special assistant to the head coach. 2011 in 2000 and 13 for the Vikings. So for three years, you didn't have a job. And he was the defensive assistant, And since then he's been the head coach at Trinity Christian Academy in Texas. It was the Memphis Express head coach for the Alliance of American Football, and then the TSL generals defensive coordinator in 2020. That's a Spring League football. A league The plays in the spring. Bring Lee Yeah. Spring League football. Yeah, sure. Yeah. So why? Look great player. Tremendous athlete. Obviously one of the best ever do it for the bank Legendary Bears player There's no question about that. That's not what we're questioning the trajectory. Is just down, right? If this was if this was AH, stock graph. This would just be going it be because you go from head coach to Special assistant to the head coach, linebackers coach to just defensive assistant To the alliance. American football, too. Air go to like a high school. To the alliance. American football to Spring League like the next step is is, you know Bill funds to Singletary, But the next is flag football. Intramurals I when I saw that story when Adam Jones reported that earlier today that he interviewed with the Chicago Bears, I thought to myself that can't be real. If it is real, aren't there other former Bears who you'd rather have them interview for this gig and talk to and I know that Was a few guys who are in town still, who are doing post game shows on TV like Alex Brown and Lance Briggs. Charles Tillman is still in the area, like Do they want to coach? Could they come in? And Roland was Singletary too? I mean, if that's the way The organization is going to go to fill this spot. Just gonna go try and find an old bear. Get a crusty old bear and just just put him in that spot. Let's try. Let's try win some football games. Because he won when he was in the uniform. I'm I think that that's a crazy story. I just thought it was something. We have to talk about this. Start the show. What's weird to me, too, is like you see some Teams like all I'll use the lines of his example. Just because I've been seeing this from the lions that they when they have finished an interview, they tweeted up. We've concluded our interview with Coach we've concluded with our GM entered our interview with blank for our position of general manager. If this was a PR move by the Bears to try to ingratiate the the meat of Chicago, the meat they wouldn't have released it like it wouldn't have been. Adam John saying Have John's is great. I'm not. This is nothing against John's. That's not how this would have been presented them. This would have been presented by the Bears. Hey, we've concluded our interviews for defensive coordinators. Here is who we've Interviewed blank, blank blank Mike Singletary, and we would have been like, okay, those air wait, wait. Hold on a minute. Who? Singletary. Eyes. Just not for me. Okay? The other thing that I saw today and it's it's happened over the last couple of days. I thought to myself, are they Are they sure on this one? If you want to talk football with us, 3123323776 is the phone number. It's blocking up. Dawn. I thought this With this hiring the Detroit Lions are hiring Dan Campbell. And I thought to myself at first or the line. Sure they got the right, Campbell. Like all call in college football season all NFL season, We heard that Matt Campbell from Iowa State was going to be a head coaching candidate in the National Football League, and the lines are hiring Dan Campbell. Who was working for the Saints as a linebackers coach or a tight ends coach in assistant to Sean Payton. He was the intern coach for the Dolphins in 2015. Wasn't he awful? Like, what are the lines doing? You know, I know that would like as a bears fan like who cares what the lines are doing, But I thought that I was like, I think they got the wrong Campbell. I think that they thought that the Campbell that was being talked about all football season was Mac and I think if you look at it, he was the assistant head coach for the Saints. They've had a lot of success both offensively and defensively. This year, he was tight ends coach for them as well. I think they they think they're getting, you know they're getting Sean Payton light, but But didn't he, like, fail pretty badly with the when he was with the Dolphins wasn't like the laughing stock of the league. Am I misremembering how that went down? Well, he was like crazy. Yeah, really top like head butting players will only time like he's a nut job, right? Yes, Exactly. Ok, alright. I'm just making sure like, are the lines. Sure they got the right camp? Good, good. That's all. I'm asking Good for the bears, Right? Yeah. I mean, there's a lot of good and NFL conversation and stuff in the news right now and This goes back to what I said yesterday. There are a lot of good head coaches out there. That is still available. Eric, the enemy table still don't have jobs. And table has said he's staying in in Buffalo, and we don't know what's gonna happen with.

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"special assistant" Discussed on KCRW

KCRW

05:20 min | 2 years ago

"special assistant" Discussed on KCRW

"I'm Elsa Chang in Los Angeles, and I'm Mary Louise Kelly in Washington, where we watch and wait. What will President Trump's next move be with nine days left in office, with lawmakers in Congress moving to impeach again? And with possible indictments looming when he's no longer president a question to put to Stephen Groves who worked in the White House until June of last year as a special assistant to the president and deputy press secretary. Mr Grove's could speak with you again. Thanks for having me on Mary Louise. What should President Trump do now? Well, you know, um, he's already signaled that there's going to be a you know a transition of power after the inauguration day to see if you actually but yes, he's acknowledged will be a transition going Well, I don't know how much more he can do until that day, Mary Louise, you You go ahead and say that there's going to be a transition and Um, You know what he does between now and then I don't know how much can be done. I don't know if they're any last minute executive actions to be taken or if he's just going toe. Take it easy. We know one thing for sure He's not going to be on Twitter or Other social media platforms because he's been banned, so we might not. I don't know how we're going to find out what he's doing anymore because he's not on Twitter. Well, if you want to tell us what he's doing, he could walk downstairs into a press conference or he could do what you're doing and given interview, But anyway, let me ask about something specific. And thanks for having me on too. By the way, I'm glad that there are Platforms that still allow conservatives and Republicans on so I do appreciate it. We're always delighted to have conservative voices on our Erin. We're glad that you're with us. Let me ask you this. Should the president speak out? To stop the plans to demonstrate at state capitals on to stop plans of armed writers coming back to Washington bearing arms in advance of the inauguration next week. I think that would be a great help to the country if he did if he could make it crystal clear on whatever platforms are available to him, that peaceful protest is permitted. Anything beyond that. Any violence and he pushing of police and he confronting the police, and any type of violence at all, or storming government buildings is not what the Republican Party is about. It is counterproductive. It is what the Antifa and BLM writers did all summer long. We're better than that. He should send that message. So it clear warning delivered. Now you think would be helpful. Do you think it is likely? We'll have to see you know, Inauguration is ah, while away. It would be nice if everyone kind of tried to lower the temperature, But we hear of impeachment and vocation of the 25th amendment on these things. It would be best for folks here in D. C, where you and I are if the temperature gets lowered over the next 10 days and not sent to a boiling point. Speaking of looking ahead, there's Of course, a lot still up into the error is still up in the air is too what Congress may do next. You mentioned, House leaders are calling on vice president Pence to invoke the 25th amendment that would remove the president from office. On there, saying, if that doesn't go anywhere if they will vote on impeachment looks like maybe on Wednesday so far, a single article of impeachment charging the president with inciting an insurrection. What is his defense against that charge? Well, the primary defense on the merits is that if you go through his speech, of course very carefully, you see, not any type of incitement. To violence or any incitement to insurrection. Fight like help. He also said to go down to the Capitol building and peacefully unpatriotically make your voices heard that the statement and I read the entire transcript in preparation for the show. I promised short statement and the statement about fighting like hell if every politician who was in a political battle or a campaign Was going to be charged for incitement to violence or insurrection by saying fight like hell. Then you'd have a lot of people in cuffs right now. A general statement to you know, go in and fight like hell. That does not an incitement to inter insurrection. Make what about this? When it was clear that something truly awful was underway at the Capitol last Wednesday, We were getting reports members of Congress calling out telling us they were being issued gas masks they were running for their lives. The president told his supporters and I quote we love you. You're very special. The president's message when it became clear that what was going on in the capital was getting way out of hand and becoming violent could have come sooner and could have been more definitive. I think, as he has done in the past by praising the protesters and supporters who were not engaging in violence, who were not storming in the capital who were not confronting police officers with violence. It's a perfectly OK thing to do. You can condemn the minority of people who are causing the violence and they should be condemned in the are getting charged with crimes. It's not, however, you know, and an impeachable or terrible A fence to say. You know the supporters who are not doing that we love you. There are a lot of people who.

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06:58 min | 2 years ago

"special assistant" Discussed on KQED Radio

"Kelly in Washington, where we watch and wait. What will President Trump's next move be with nine days left in office, with lawmakers in Congress moving to impeach again? And with possible indictments looming when he's no longer president a question to put to Stephen Groves who worked in the White House until June of last year as a special assistant to the president and deputy press secretary. He joins us live Mr Grove's could speak with you again. Thanks for having me on Mary Louise. What should President Trump do now? Well, you know, um, he's already signaled that there's going to be a you know a transition of power after the inauguration day, if you actually but yes, he's acknowledged will be a transition going Well, I don't know how much more he can do until that day, Mary Louise, you You go ahead and say that there's going to be a transition and you know what he does between now and then I don't know how much can be done. I don't know if they're any last minute executive actions to be taken or if he's just going toe. Take it easy. We know one thing for sure he's not going to be on Twitter or Other social media platforms because he's been banned, so we might not. I don't know how we're going to find out what he's doing anymore because he's not on Twitter. Well, if you want to tell us what he's doing, you can walk downstairs into a press conference or he could do what you're doing and given interview But it anyway, let me ask about something specific. And thanks for having me on too. By the way, I'm glad that there are Platforms that still allow conservatives and Republicans on so I do appreciate it. We're always delighted to have conservative voices on our Erin. We're glad that you're with us. Let me ask you this. Should the president speak out? To stop the plans to demonstrate at state capitals on to stop plans of armed writers coming back to Washington bearing arms in advance of the inauguration next week. I think that would be a great help to the country if he did if he can make it crystal clear. On whatever platforms are available to him. That peaceful protest is permitted anything beyond that any violence and he pushing of police. Any confronting the police and any type of violence at all. Or storming government buildings is not what the Republican Party is about. It is counterproductive. It is what the Antifa and BLM rioters did all summer long. We're better than that. He should send that message. So it clear warning delivered. Now you think would be helpful. Do you think it is likely? We'll have to see you know, Inauguration is ah, while away. It would be nice if everyone kind of tried to lower the temperature, But we hear of impeachment and vocation of the 25th amendment on these things. It would be best for folks here in D. C, where you and I are if the temperature gets lowered over the next 10 days and not sent to a boiling point. Speaking of looking ahead, there's Of course, a lot still up into the error is still up in the air is too what Congress may do next. You mentioned, House leaders are calling on vice president Pence to invoke the 25th amendment that would remove the president from office. On there, saying, if that doesn't go anywhere if they will vote on impeachment looks like maybe on Wednesday so far, a single article of impeachment charging the president with inciting an insurrection. What is his defense against that charge? Well, the primary defense on the merits is that if you go through his speech, of course very carefully, you see, not any type of incitement. To violence or any incitement to fight like help. He also said to go down to the Capitol building and peacefully and patriotic Lee, make your voices heard. The statement, and I read the entire transcript in preparation for the show. I promise you, as did statements go on the statement about fighting like hell if every politician who was in a political battle or a campaign was going to be charged for incitement to violence or insurrection by saying fight like hell And you have a lot of people in cuffs right now. A general statement to you know, go in and fight like hell that does not an incitement to enter insurrection. Make what about this When it was clear that something truly awful was underway at the Capitol last Wednesday, we were getting reports members of Congress calling out telling us they were being issued gas masks they were running for their lives. The president told his supporters and I quote we love you. You're very special. The president's message when it became clear that what was going on in the capital was getting way out of hand and becoming violent could have come sooner and could have been more definitive. I think, as he has done in the past by praising the protesters and supporters who were not engaging in violence, who were not storming in the capital who were not confronting police officers with violence. It's a perfectly OK thing to do. You can condemn the minority of people who are causing the violence and they should be condemned in the are getting charged with crimes. It's not However, you know, and an impeachable or terrible offends to say, You know the supporters who are not doing that we love you. There are a lot of people who I'm going to guess You're gonna beg to differ with that. But let me leave it there and say again how much we appreciate your coming on and fielding are questions. Thank you. I appreciate I appreciate a lot. Mary Louise. Thank you. That is former White House Press Secretary Stephen Groves. He is now at the conservative. Heritage Foundation, and I want to bring in another voice that of NPR's Mara Liasson, who was listening in along with the rest of us to that last conversation. Hey, Mara. Hi there. Hey, what jumped out at you? From what? We just heard there from Stephen clubs. Well, I think that there's going to be a debate about what the president said. He gave a very long speech. And obviously fight like hell is sometimes that can be used metaphorically. But hey, did Tell his supporters that they should try to overturn the election. That's what was happening inside the Capitol building that they went up there to encourage Republicans who weren't joining that effort to be strong, called them weak. I think there are a lot of other moments in that speech that people would take a different way. He sent out a call to law enforcement and the military to let the people protesters come up. He made up the steps of the Capitol. We don't know. But there's no doubt that many Republicans in Congress took that speech as an incitement. Let me get your take on a question that I suspect is on a lot of people's minds. What is the point of going forward with impeachment? When the president whether you think he incited an insurrection or not when he's leaving office before the Senate can possibly act and carry out a trial? Yeah, And even if the Senate did acting carry out a trial, it's unlikely very unlikely that he would be convicted and removed because that would take a two thirds vote. The House of Representatives..

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"special assistant" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

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05:21 min | 2 years ago

"special assistant" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"I'm Elsa Chang in Los Angeles. And I'm Mary Louise Kelly in Washington, where we watch and wait. What will President Trump's next move be with nine days left in office, with lawmakers in Congress moving to impeach again and with possible indictments looming when he's no longer president? My question to put to Stephen Gropes who worked in the White House until June of last year as a special assistant to the president and deputy press secretary. He joins US life, Mr Grove's could speak with you again. Thanks for having me on Mary Louise. What should President Trump do now? Well, you know, um, he's already signaled that there's going to be a you know a transition of power after the inauguration day to see if you actually but, yes, he's acknowledged they'll be a transition going well, I don't know how much more he can do until that day, Mary Louise, you You go ahead and say that there's going to be a transition and Um, You know what he does between now and then I don't know how much can be done. I don't know if they're any last minute executive actions to be taken or if he's just going toe. Take it easy. We know one thing for sure He's not going to be on Twitter or Other social media platforms because he's been banned, so we might not. I don't know how we're going to find out what he's doing anymore because he's not on Twitter. Well, if you want to tell us what he's doing, he could walk downstairs into a press conference or he could do what you're doing and give an interview. But anyway, let me ask about something specific. And thanks for having me on too. By the way, I'm glad that there are Platforms that still allow conservatives and Republicans on so I do appreciate it. We're always delighted to have conservative voices on our Erin. We're glad that you're with us. Let me ask you this. Should the president speak out? To stop the plans to demonstrate at state capitals on to stop plans of armed writers coming back to Washington bearing arms in advance of the inauguration next week. I think that would be a great help to the country if he did if he could make it crystal clear on whatever platforms are available to him that peaceful protest. Is permitted anything beyond that any violence and he pushing of police and he confronting the police and any type of violence at all or storming government buildings. Is not what the Republican Party is about. It is counterproductive. It is what the Antifa and BLM writers did all summer long. We're better than that. He should send that message. So it clear warning delivered. Now you think would be helpful. Do you think it is likely? We'll have to see you know, Inauguration is ah, while away. It would be nice if everyone kind of tried to lower the temperature, But we hear of impeachment and vocation of the 25th amendment on these things. It would be best for folks here in D. C, where you and I are if the temperature gets lowered over the next 10 days and not sent to a boiling point. Speaking of looking ahead, there's of course, a lot still up into the error is still up in the air is too what Congress may do next. You mentioned, House leaders are calling on vice president Pence to invoke the 25th amendment that would remove the president from office. On there, saying, if that doesn't go anywhere if they will vote on impeachment looks like maybe on Wednesday so far, a single article of impeachment charging the president with inciting an insurrection. What is his defense against that charge? Well, the primary defense on the merits is that if you go through his speech, of course very carefully, you see, not any type of incitement. To violence or any incitement directed to fight like help. He also said to go down to the Capitol building and peacefully unpatriotically make your voices heard that the statement and I read the entire transcript in preparation for the show. I promised your statement so on the statement about fighting like hell. If every politician who was in a political battle or a campaign was going to be charged for incitement to violence or insurrection by saying fight like hell And you'd have a lot of people in cuffs right now. A general statement to you know, go in and fight like hell. That does not an incitement to inter insurrection. Make what about this? When it was clear that something truly awful was underway at the Capitol last Wednesday, We were getting reports members of Congress calling out telling us they were being issued gas masks they were running for their lives. The president told his supporters and I quote we love you. You're very special. The president's message when it became clear that what was going on in the capital was getting way out of hand and becoming violent could have come sooner and could have been more definitive. I think, as he has done in the past by praising the protesters and supporters who were not engaging in violence, who were not storming in the capital who were not confronting police officers with violence. Is a perfectly OK thing to do. You can condemn the minority of people who are causing the violence and they should be condemned in the are getting charged with crimes. It's not, however, you know, and an impeachable or terrible offends to say, You know the supporters who are not doing that we love you..

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