Jordan Candler / January 13, 2021

Wednesday Executive News Summary

Pence won’t invoke the 25th, impeachment managers, Twitter’s double standard, and more.

Government & Politics

  • Ahead of impeachment bid, Democrats pass resolution pressuring Mike Pence to remove President Trump (Examiner) | Pence uses Nancy Pelosi’s own words against her as he explains why he won’t invoke the 25th Amendment (Daily Wire)

  • Pelosi names nine impeachment managers — including Eric Swalwell, who was compromised by a Chinese spy (The Hill)

  • Democrat Rep. Mikie Sherrill absurdly claims lawmakers led “reconnaissance” tours prior to Capitol attack (Fox News)

  • To (ahem) heal the nation, Joe Biden plans to “defeat the NRA” (Daily Wire)

  • Socialist AOC says country will heal with the “actual liberation of southern states” from GOP control (Fox News)

Biden Cabinet

  • Biden pick for DOJ Civil Rights Division promoted racism and anti-Semitism at Harvard (Free Beacon)

  • Before becoming Boston’s mayor, Biden’s labor pick was embroiled in union extortion scandal (Free Beacon)


  • A lawyer for PBS resigned after being caught describing Trump as "close to Hitler" (AP) | He also called Americans dumb and advocated for reeducation camps (Power Line)

Big Tech

  • YouTube suspends Trump’s ability to upload content indefinitely (Fox News)

Lack of Self Awareness Award

  • After banning Trump and suppressing American news, Twitter condemns Internet censorship … in Uganda (Post Millennial)

National Security

  • Feds pursuing seditious conspiracy cases in “unprecedented” probe of Capitol riot (Free Beacon)

  • FBI internal memo warns of plans for armed protests in all 50 state capitals (Fox News)

  • “This fight is inside the gates today”: Pompeo warns lawmakers of the Chinese Communist Party (Breitbart)

We’re Shocked — Shocked!

  • Chinese COVID vaccine far less effective than initially reported (National Review)

Belly Laugh of the Week

  • Elon Musk’s two-word tweet sends wrong stock soaring 438% (Daily Wire)

Closing Arguments

  • Policy: Why socialism is the failed idea that never dies (FEE)

  • Policy: America’s dangerous budget deficit dance (National Interest)

  • Humor: Biden unveils skin color chart to determine who gets federal aid (Babylon Bee)

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