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"stephanie wolfe" Discussed on NPR News Now
"Live from npr news. I'm trial snyder. Today's the first day of the one hundred seventeenth congress. Lawmakers are to be sworn in today but the house and senate convening at noon eastern time. Nancy pelosi expected to be reelected as house speaker. Senate majority leader mitch. Mcconnell lopin the senate. Republican control depends on tuesday's runoff elections for two senate seats in georgia from member station w. a. b. and atlanta mule moffitt reports vice president-elect kamla set to travel to georgia today harris could potentially serve as the tie breaking vote in a fifty fifty senate. But that's only if frothy a warnock and jon ossoff unseat their republican opponents in senate runoff elections. Both smith saturday barnstorming around georgia as gop. Senator kelly leffler but david purdue left. Republican colleague is in isolation after a close contact with someone who has covid nineteen more than three million georgians have already voted in the runoffs. Either in person or by mail president trump vice president pence and president elect joe biden her set to campaign in georgia on monday for npr news. I'm a meal moffitt. In atlanta louisville home of senate majority leader mitch. Mcconnell has been vandalized as has the san francisco home of house speaker. Nancy pelosi over. Pandemic relief aid stephanie. Wolfe is with member station w. f. l. as of saturday morning messages. Like where's my money. And mitch kills poor. Were spray painted across the front of mitch. Mcconnell's house days earlier. The republican senator had again blocked a house passed. Bill that would have boosted covert released stimulus checks for americans from six hundred two thousand dollars the vandalism at mcconnell's home comes after. Us house speaker. Nancy pelosi san francisco. Home was spray painted with messages. Like cancel rent and a pig's head with fake blood was left in front of her garage. Pelosi supports increasing. Stimulus checks in a statement. Mcconnell criticize the vandalism as a quote radical tantrum and said he and his wife would not be intimidated by the act for npr news. I'm stephanie wolf. And louisville for the rico's new governor pedro pair louis c. is pledging to fight for a better government for the us territory. Listen to our people and acknowledged our need for better governance in puerto rico. That is why. I will work hard to look for what unites instead of what divides us. He's speaking in his inaugural speech after he was sworn in this weekend is a democrat who previously served eight years as puerto rico's representative in congress. He is pledging to fight poverty and corruption and achieved statehood for puerto rico. He is inheriting a government in bankruptcy a stagnant economy and a long recovery from hurricanes earthquakes. Today's the first anniversary of the us drone strike that killed a top iranian general qassem soleimani and a senior iraqi military leader. You're listening to npr news. Also some economists predicted a drop in remittances flowing to latin american twenty twenty due to the coronavirus pandemic in guatemala remittances grew to a historic level last year and expected increase even more and twenty twenty one as maria martin reports watermelons working outside the country many in the us setback. Some ten billion dollars in two thousand and twenty economists say these remittances supported almost forty percent of the nation's population helping create economic stability in the central american country. Were over sixty percent of people live in poverty. In the last twenty years yearly remittances sent back to families have become a significant part of what amounts economy this helps local economies especially in poor provinces which send greater numbers of migrants north in search of a better life the president of what a molest national bag for c. set ten percent increase in remittances for twenty twenty one for npr news. I'm money martin. Latin norway's king and other members of the royal family planning to visit the area today where rescue teams are still searching for at least six people who remain missing following wednesday's landslide. The slide carried away homes and a village. North of oslo rescuers have recovered at least four bodies the pro football hall of fame. Running back floyd little has died. He was seventy eight and was reported to have been battling cancer. Little played nine seasons for the denver broncos from nineteen sixty seven to nine thousand nine hundred seventy five he was nicknamed the franchise because his signing was credited with keeping the bronx relocating. This is npr news..
"stephanie wolfe" Discussed on NPR News Now
"Live from NPR news I'm Nora. Raum. President Trump Supreme Court nominee coney Barrett is preparing to begin or confirmation hearing to fill the seat of the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. NPR's Barbara Front reports. Barrett plans to emphasize her judicial philosophy in her opening statement which was obtained by NPR. Barrett plans to discuss her experience as a clerk for the late Justice Antonin Scalia along with her philosophy that policy decisions should be made by the political branches of government not the courts. She will also explain her mindset as she writes opinions on cases saying she asks herself whether the decision is quote fairly reasoned and grounded in the law even if she doesn't personally like the result Barrett's nomination has already been hyper partisan with Republicans aiming to confirm Barrett before Election Day. If confirmed her presence would solidify a six three conservative majority on the court Barbara Sprint NPR news. The election is just over three weeks away. NPR's Domenico. Montanaro says it appears at this point. Democrat Joe. Biden has the advantage. Well, if you look at the polls and talk to people involved with the campaigns this year up and down the ballot Joe Biden as well ahead, he has a double digit lead in the national average and when you drill down into the states and the electoral map, which of course decides the presidency. Biden has widened his lead over the last month and with states leaning in his direction are likely to go his way in our. Map. He has two hundred ninety electoral votes well, above the two seventy needed to win NPR's Domenico Montanaro president trump says he no longer has the corona virus and is now immune from the virus a claim that can't be proved twitter flag that assertion for violating the social media platforms rules against misleading information related to covert nineteen in a wide ranging interview. With Fox News the president said he's fully recovered and ready to campaign. He scheduled three rallies in three states this week. The Governor of Kentucky and his family are quarantining after possibly being exposed Corona Virus Stephanie Wolfe with member station W. F. P.. L. has more governor Andy. Bashir says his family received a call from a contact tracer Saturday after a member of his security detail tested positive for Covid nineteen the first family had been in a car with that person in the day, the governor and his family have since tested negative but we want to make sure we're setting the example and. that. We're also keeping other people around us safe. This year says he and his family have not been in contact with anyone else after the exposure for NPR news I'm Stephanie Wolf and Louisville Cleanup is.
"stephanie wolfe" Discussed on NPR's Story of the Day
"To Louisville police officers were shot last night police say they do have a suspect in custody and that the officers injuries are not life-threatening. This happened during protests demanding justice for Briana Taylor yesterday a grand jury declined to charge two officers who shot a Taylor in her home. A third officer was charged with first degree, wanton, wanton endangerment of her neighbors that officer who has been dismissed shot into nearby apartments police broke through Taylor's door, and what they said was a late night drug raid her boyfriend thinking they were intruders shot at them. Police fired at least thirty two shots back hitting Brianna Taylor six times and killing her there have now been months of protests including yesterday's. Definitely. Wolf of W. F., was there yesterday she's with us now good. Morning. Stephanie Good Morning The city set a nine o'clock pm curfew. Not everyone obeyed that curfew. What did you see in the streets yesterday? Yeah. Well, immediately, following the announcement protesters basically marched out of the downtown area and they were met face to face with police and arrests were made much later into the evening. There were small fire set around the hall of Justice and about thirty minutes before curfew is when the two officers were shot downtown police say one had to undergo surgery and there were demonstrations that continued after the curfew. So, as you were out yesterday talking to protesters, what were they telling you? Well, this was not the news protesters were hoping for a few. told me. It was insulting especially that the one officer was indicted for endangering Taylor's neighbors and not for his involvement. In her shooting death I spoke with Louisville based poet and activist. Hannah. Drake she called the results a quote joke. Just another reminder. That the Black Woman that my life is not matters the city. disappointed. This girl was Inter House. Bothering any. We're hearing a lot of heartbreak there from her and from others. I imagine these protests will continue. Yet I mean yesterday marked the hundred and nineteenth consecutive day of protests and lable demanding justice for Taylor since late May and what I repeatedly heard from protesters is that yesterday's Will Not end the demonstrations. Here's Nicole Williams she says, she'll be out today and the next day however many days I will be here no justice no peace and there's still no justice, and until there's justice, there will be no peace period. So. Last week the city settled a wrongful death lawsuit by Taylor family and as part of that settlement, the city committed to implementing a list of law enforcement reforms like using a tracking system to flag officers who who use excessive force or citizen complaints. So protesters and residents are waiting for how much substantive change will be put in place now. Stephanie Wolfe With W. P. L. in Louisville Stephanie. Thanks so much you reporting on this one we really appreciate it. Yeah. Thank you..
"stephanie wolfe" Discussed on How Men Think with Brooks Laich & Gavin DeGraw
"Guys and so sorry? Did your show a couple of months ago member in the yellow results L. Jaba Dusty and Stephanie Wolfe with US Today. And that's that's stout got you step back but doesn't was on about the rocket you guys listened about the rocket couple months ago we aired that show which Ryan you were there for that one so love for you to like Probably listen to it but like Stephanie. Stuff to talk about it more of the rocket they give you more stronger. Libido what Steph we would like to get your insight. You are well known in dealing with correcting sexual health issues. Hormonal imbalances You're the CEO of Nova's anti-aging center. Really we're we're having a discussion about why people in general and Ryan just opened up and shared his story white people in general why Ryan why we may be struggling with lack of sexuality. Sexual Drive During this really wild and chaotic time. So I'd love to get your expertise on what's going on with us. What's on in the world are we? We now have more proximity to our partners than ever. And why is that actually leading to a lack of sexual drive? Well you know. It's funny because I'm seeing both sides of the story right now in my clinic. I mean we are still open a couple of days a week and you know one of it is. This is very stressful. This is the most stressful event that will probably ever go through in our lives like in our lifetime. If you actually think about it so you know people are losing their jobs right. And they're not making any money. They can't pay their rent or their mortgage. They don't know how they're going to make ends meet. And so a lot of that stress is going to be placed on a relationship right so when you have that kind of stress on a relationship sexist. The last thing you're thinking about or some men whereas in other man they actually they have a higher libido higher sex drive there more horny is what. I'm hearing when they are under a lot of stress so it's interesting because you do see both sides and that's really for anything if you think about it. I mean that's all human here but You know all the stress besides all the stress and trying to figure out what what's coming up next as far as you know. Nobody knows when we're going back to where we can all speculate and nobody knows what the.
"stephanie wolfe" Discussed on Here & Now
"And tomorrow is not just tuesday it is tom waits tuesday at least according to an artist in denver named travis hetman he is obsessed with the lovely and guttural singer songwriter tom waits colorado public radio's stephanie wolfe explains travis hetman says the first time he heard tom waits he was not impressed house a young punk rock kid hetman was fourteen when he was listening to punk rock compilation from the nineties called punk aroma and had to wait song on it and i remember just hearing that and thinking that that just this guy sounds really weird i'll skip this song that song was weights nineteen ninety nine hit big in japan from his album you'll variations great the face now that's like one of my favorite songs in existence but at the time it is funny to think back all those years that was listening to this weird gravelly voice thought care for that engine prayer big it was weights eleventh album rain dogs that was the gateway for hetman just lose doors open hetman was in a minneapolis band then and his bandmate gave him a copy of rain dogs this was seven years after his initial tepid introduction hetman says listening to that record was transported but his obsession with weights was quote a slow burn really what does it is getting to know the entire length of this artist's career and seeing oh my gosh this person is constantly reinventing himself as an artist and really it's like the variety and progression of his total scope hetman is drawn to what he sees as weights masterful blending of darkness and tenderness.