At war over the wall.,Tonight President Trump made his first Oval Office address to the nation to push Congress to fund a border wall.,Democratic leaders accused the president of holding America hostage and costing government workers their livelihoods.,But the president insists his wall must be built to protect the southern border.
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – The wife of California Governor Gavin Newsom said she will go by the title of “first partner,” nixing the traditional “first lady” title.,Jennifer Siebel Newsom changed her Twitter bio to reflect the new title of “First Partner of California” on Monday, the day of Gavin Newsom’s inauguration in Sacramento.,Jennifer Siebel Newsom also read a poem in English and Spanish at the governor’s inauguration, a move she said reminded Californians of “our common humanity, reminding us that we are all one California family.��,Gavin Newsom promised the most populous state in the country will be a “sanctuary to all who seek it” in a direct affront to President Donald Trump’s immigration policies.,RELATED: California Governor Newsom Vows ‘Sanctuary To All Who Seek It’ In Inauguration Speech
He added children should not be “ripped away from their parents” at the border, and they shouldn’t be left hungry while Trump pledges to spend billions of dollars on “a wall that should never be built.”
President Donald Trump will address the nation Tuesday night about what he calls the humanitarian and national security crisis at the border.,Local political analysts tell KAKE News this is one of the few ways the president has to move the fight over the border wall in any direction as the stalemate enters week three.,Probably his best way to move this matter is to go public and to try to raise the profile of this issue and convince people that he's right and the Democrats in Congress are wrong," said Dr. Neal Allen, political scientist at Wichita State University.,Dr. Allen also says the majority of Americans still oppose the idea of a wall along the southern border as a financial priority for the country.,When you have had emergency power building in the past, it tends to be things like a military base that's put up during war time," said Dr. Allen.
New York center Enes Kanter will not travel to London for the Knicks' upcoming international game because he believes he could be assassinated for his opposition to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.,"Sadly, I'm not going because of that freaking lunatic, the Turkish president," Kanter said.,Kanter's Turkish passport was revoked in 2017, and an international warrant for his arrest was issued by Turkey.,Kanter is a follower of a U.S.-based Turkish cleric accused by Turkey's government of masterminding a failed military coup in 2016.,"People often ask me why I continue to speak out if it's hurting my family," Kanter wrote in a column for Time magazine last year.
NASHUA – Secretary of State Bill Gardner hopes he can protect New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation presidential primary from a Golden State sunburn, as California is making a major play for the attention of candidates heading into the 2020 race.,Gardner said there is a possibility Granite State voting could take place as early as December 2019 to ensure New Hampshire is indeed the first-in-the-nation primary.,According to Gardner, the late U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., attended 110 town hall-style meetings in New Hampshire on his way to winning the state’s 2000 Republican primary.,“Jimmy Carter spent the night in 70 different homes throughout the campaign,” Gardner said of the future president’s efforts in New Hampshire on his way to winning the state’s 1976 Democratic primary.,Gardner said he believes New Hampshire’s large state legislature – with 400 representatives and 24 senators – allows the typical Granite State voter to be more politically astute than those from some other states.
Other awards, but only for athletes in all sports, such as many from the NCAA, have a high cash value.,Other awards, but only for athletes in all sports, such as many from the NCAA, have a high cash value.,While on scholarship, 2-3 degrees can be completed, which is also only available to comes from the access, branding, coaching, counseling, tutoring, and other soft dollar benefits.,These soft dollar components are the major reason why scholarship athletes graduate at a higher rate and make more than others students.,The driving force for those who want to play sports in college is the advantages in school and beyond that emanate from athletic departments that treat student-athletes so well in the unparalleled soft dollar and hard dollar attributes never before witnessed.