Jordan Candler / May 25, 2021

Tuesday Executive News Summary

George Floyd anniversary, Rand Paul death threat, Florida targets Big Tech, and more.

Top of the Fold

  • One year later: Biden will host the George Floyd family but will miss his police reform deadline (Politico)

  • Leaked State Department memo indicates official support for Marxist BLM agenda (Human Events) | Black Lives Matter support has dropped back to 2019 levels (Breitbart)

  • Surging crime rate sells trouble for Democrats in 2022 (Washington Examiner)

Government & Politics

  • Rand Paul receives death threat package with white powder and violent, profane message (Fox News)

  • Biden to ditch student loan forgiveness from budget, breaking (for good reason) a campaign promise (Breitbart)

  • Despite CDC mask guidance, Biden admin might still issue workplace mandate (Fox News)

  • Biden appoints special envoy for North Korea (Axios)

  • CNN’s Don Lemon has lost a whopping 77% of viewers since the first week in January (Fox News)

Around the Nation

  • Florida governor signs bill to fine social media companies that censor politicians (National Review)

  • Texas poised to enact constitutional carry (Chron)

  • Alabama bans COVID vaccine passports (Breitbart)

  • Minneapolis mayor acknowledges calls to defund police have had a negative impact as crime spikes (WCCO)

  • New York City eliminates remote learning for the fall (Forbes)

Around the World

  • Taiwan shut out of WHO health assembly again despite White House appeal (

  • Members of Mali’s military arrest president and prime minister, raising fears of second coup (Washington Post)

  • EU leaders agree on Belarus sanctions after plane diversion to arrest journalist (AP)

  • G7 agrees to stop international funding for coal (Axios)

‘Non Compos Mentis’ Award

  • Scholar removed from American Psychological Association email group for saying there are only two sexes (Daily Wire)

Closing Arguments

  • Policy: The unintended consequences of the American Families Plan (Heritage Foundation)

  • Satire: Biden finally finishes reading governing instruction manual 1984 (Genesius Times)

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