Tuesday Dispatch: Toby Keith, Privatized National Guard, Lori Lightfoot
Pause for Parrots
Happy sixth (or seventh?) of July. The guys celebrate America's independence by fighting about whether or not Toby Keith is good, then get into some stories from the week about a billionaire privately funding the National Guard, Lori Lightfoot's comments on gun violence in Chicago, and a conversation about the nihilism of Doomsday thinking, courtesy of the Birds Aren't Real movement.
Mayor Lightfoot talks with Craig Dellimore about an elected school board, combating gun violence, civilian police oversight, race...and her clashes with some City Council members.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Won’t Talk to White Reporters (For Now)
Howie Kurtz on the House passing a bill to create a 'January 6th Commission' but is most likely dead in the Senate, Colonial pipeline CEO confirming a ransom was paid and the Mayor of Chicago saying she will only speak to reporters of color during her swearing in anniversary.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot knew the challenges ahead when she was elected to run one of America’s most populous, politically turbulent, and segregated cities. But she never expected a teacher's strike, global pandemic, historic recession, and months-long protests against police violence.Mayor Lightfoot joins Jennifer on "Just Something About Her" to discuss what it's like to lead during these critical times and how Chicago is faring. She shares some of the lessons she learned on her journey from growing up in small-town Ohio, to becoming a lawyer in Chicago, and now as the first Black woman and first openly gay mayor of Chicago. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot bows to city's powerful teacher's union in wake of possible strike
Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot is BEGGING (her words) the city's teachers union to reconsider their position on refusing to return to the classroom due to COVID-19 demands, and hoping to avoid a strike. Where is the concern for the parents and students? Why is Lightfoot capitulating to the union mob bosses? What does Dan's sister, a teacher in the Chicago area, have to say about all of this? At this point, there are still more questions than answers.
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How is Mayor Lori Lightfoot going to save over 350 Chicagoans jobs?
Jamie Court from Consumer Watch Dog tells Mancow how they hacked into a Tesla. Diamond and Silk say its time for President Trump to pull the plug. Listen to find out from Alderman Ray Lopez how Mayor Lori Lightfoot is save over 350 Chicagoans jobs! Call or text in tomorrow to talk to Mancow at (312)-591-8900!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Alderman Ray Lopez and Mancow discuss Mayor Lightfoot's plan for protecting undocumented felons and her plans for Thanksgiving in our sanctuary city. The beautiful former Miss Florida Karyn Turk drops some "truth bombs" on Mancow about voter fraud. Find out what movie Pete the Movie Manatee gave a flipper up to! Stay safe through the weekend and call or text in on Monday at (312)-591-8900! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.