Guest Host Ken MatthewsJul 21, 2020 Topics Discussed on Today’s Guest-Hosted Excursion into Broadcast Excellence Bloomberg: Cisco Fires Workers for Racial Comments at Diversity Forum @AlexBerenson: “The real story out of Florida is incredible…” @Justin_Hart: “CBS used Italy photos for NY. Now they have NY photos and use them for Texas…” WFB: School Fires Popular Teacher for Saying ‘Trump Is Our President’ AP: Federal agents, local streets: A ‘red flag’ in Oregon Reuters: Trump to send federal forces to more ‘Democrat’ cities The Hill: Fox’s Napolitano rips ‘unconstitutional’ Trump crackdown on Portland: ‘Just plain wrong’ The Hill: MSNBC’s Heilemann: Trump deploying feds to Portland as ‘trial run’ to ‘steal this election’ Fox News: Violence escalates overnight between feds, protesters after thousands march in downtown Portland BBC News: U.S. protests: Is it legal to send in federal forces? The Hill: Ocasio-Cortez to introduce bill requiring federal officers to identify themselves The Hill: Ocasio-Cortez accosted by GOP lawmaker over remarks: ‘That kind of confrontation hasn’t ever happened to me’ AP: Navy vet beaten by federal agents: ‘They came out to fight’ BPR: St. Louis couple hit with felony charges; outraged governor says murders are backlogged, Soros-backed prosecutor accelerated this Fox News: Missouri AG calls felony charges against armed homeowners ‘a political prosecution’ NY Post: Majority of U.S. voters believe American society is racist: poll The Hill: Minnesota legislature passes ban on chokeholds in wake of George Floyd death AP: He’s back: Trump to re-up virus briefings amid lagging polls AP: Trump, Congress square off over virus aid as crisis worsens AP: Is it safe to go to the gym during the coronavirus pandemic? AP Poll: Pandemic hurting Americans’ finances in disparate ways BPR: Teachers unions sue Florida Governor DeSantis for trying to open schools Ken Matthews filled in for Rush. Check out Ken’s Stack of Stuff — and remember, Rush 24/7 Members can enjoy all three hours of this or any broadcast via audio streaming or as a podcast. Politico: Cuccinelli defends federal law enforcement activity in Portland CNN: These Texan counties are bringing in refrigerated trucks as morgues reach capacity NY Times: The Border War in Portland -Jamelle Bouie AP: Biden, lawmakers warn of foreign interference in election BPR: Durham reportedly ‘in negotiations with some people for guilty pleas’ in ‘Spygate’ probe The Hill: NY group hit Schumer over lack of immigrant benefits in relief measures AP: Pompeo’s elevation of religious freedom draws criticism AP: LinkedIn laying off nearly 1,000 amid hiring slowdown BPR: Sexual harassment suit against Fox News includes Hannity, Tucker, Henry and accusations of rape. Credible or hit job?