Jordan Candler / May 6, 2021

Thursday Executive News Summary

Biden’s godless prayer proclamation, new Steele dossier, national eviction ban tossed, and more.

Top of the Fold

  • Joe “Most Catholic President Ever” Biden issues National Day of Prayer Proclamation that does not include the word “God” (Just the News)

  • Alleged second Steele dossier on Trump emerges in British media (Washington Examiner)

Government & Politics

  • GOP Representative Greg Murphy calls for CDC director to resign over teach union collusion (Free Beacon)

  • Hypocritical Nancy Pelosi refuses to denounce her pro-Confederate dad (Washington Times)

  • Donald Trump and Steve Scalise endorse Elise Stefanik to replace Liz Cheney (Axios)

  • Federal judge tosses national eviction moratorium (National Review)

  • We’re shocked — shocked! Facebook’s “independent” board stocked with Trump haters (NY Post)

National Security

  • Biden administration holding nearly 25,000 migrant children without parents (Washington Examiner)

  • ICE deportations in April fell to under 3,000 for first time (Fox News)

  • U.S. backs waiver on vaccine patents to boost supply (BBC) | GOP senators warn the waiver will benefit Russia and China (

Around the Nation

  • City of Atlanta reinstates police officer Garrett Rolfe, who was wrongly fired last summer after justifiably shooting Rayshard Brooks (Daily Wire)

  • Investigation finds massive wrongdoing by St. Louis prosecutor Kimberly Gardner (Just the News)

  • Changes to Kansas election rules become law despite Governor Laura Kelly’s veto (Kansas City Star)

  • Oklahoma and Texas make childhood legal again: Parents no longer subject to being arrested for letting their kids play by themselves on their own street (Not the Bee)

  • Teaching Critical Race Theory to end in Arkansas agencies (Daily Caller)

Closing Arguments

  • Policy: How admissions officers could be setting up minority students for failure (City Journal)

  • Policy: Inflation stalks the U.S. economy (The Hill)

  • Humor: CIA replaces waterboarding with 12-hour lectures on intersectional feminism (Babylon Bee)

  • Related humor: CIA breaks up ISIS plot to use incorrect pronouns (Babylon Bee)

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