Leah BarkoukisOctober 1, 20214min
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell warned Wednesday that inflation will continue in the near future, running at least into 2022. He expressed frustration that focus on Covid-19 and pushing mass vaccination “remains the most important economic policy that we have.” “It’s also frustrating to see the bottlenecks and supply chain problems not getting better — […]

Leah BarkoukisSeptember 29, 20213min
North Carolina-based Novant Health announced Monday it fired approximately 175 employees for refusing to comply with the hospital system’s vaccination policy. Last week, 375 unvaccinated employees across the hospital system were suspended and given five days to comply and in that period, Novant Health spokeswoman Megan Rivers said 200 team members did. “Less than 1% […]

Leah BarkoukisSeptember 15, 20217min
The viral “f*** Joe Biden” chants at southern college football games have now spread to an unlikely place: New York City. That’s how unpopular the vaccine mandates are to some. The protest, organized by Teachers for Choice, brought thousands of current and retired educators, parents, staff, and others out to Foley Square on Monday to […]

Leah BarkoukisSeptember 11, 20214min
During his speech announcing expansive new vaccine mandates on Thursday, President Biden took aim at Republican governors who have continued to value freedom in their responses to Covid-19, threatening to use his “powers” to “get them out.” After blasting the nearly 80 million Americans who have not gotten vaccinated, the president turned his ire to […]

Leah BarkoukisJanuary 8, 20213min
President Trump released a statement early Thursday morning in response to Congress certifying the Electoral College vote, which confirmed Joe Biden’s win, assuring “an orderly transition” will take place despite his objections to the 2020 election. “Even though I totally disagree with the outcome of the election, and the facts bear me out, nevertheless there […]