Morning Reads for Tuesday, May 30

Good morning! If you live in CD-6, today’s the first day for early voting.

7
Leave a Reply

Please Login to comment
4 Comment threads
3 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
6 Comment authors
Noway2016Lea ThracedrjayEllynnDave Bearse Recent comment authors
  Subscribe  
newest oldest most voted
Notify of
Will Durant
Will Durant

CD6 = Strange bedfellows indeed.

Personally I would rather have to fend off the Trump endorsement over the Ralph Reed one.

Dave Bearse
Dave Bearse

The NYT reported that Trump’s son-in-law advisor Jared Kushner personally asked Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson to reduce the price of a radar system so that Saudi Arabia could afford to include it in an arms deal. That news followed Bloomberg reporting that the Saudis had invested $20-billion in a U.S. infrastructure fund managed by Balckstone Group LP, soon after Kushner personally negotiated the $110-billion arms sale to the country. For those that don’t know, Blackstone is a Kushner family business banker. Blackstone has loaned more than $400 million to finance four Kushner Co deals — two of which have… Read more »

Ellynn
Ellynn

Over on the coast…

http://www.wtoc.com/story/35545077/watch-live-mayor-eddie-deloach-to-hold-news-conference-at-11-am

Mayor asks for censure of 6th District Alderman Tony Thomas… For calling a reporter a bad word. In the past 2 years, he has been investigated for ‘misbehaver’ with a minor, so drunk the city could not legally allow him on the ST. Pat float (before 10:00 AM), harassing citizen through Facebook, and a whole load of other publically noted and recorded events, and now the Mayor finally thinks about censure…

drjay
drjay

couldn’t believe what he called that reporter, but
until this recent episode, a lot of what tony’s accused of would
not be easy to make an issue of before the whole council.
this was caught on tape and was not as easy to laugh of as being drunk on st patricks day

Lea Thrace
Lea Thrace

Im hard pressed to believe he will actually be censured. If he has been able to get away with everything else that he has done, which are just as egregious in my opinion, why is this time going to be any different.

drjay
drjay

admittedly i was only half listening, but if i heard correctly on the news last night the law or ordinance that exists to allow a censure vote for the savannah city council has only existed since 2015…

Noway2016
Noway2016

Hannity fights back against efforts by Soros group to get him fired. Good for him! “What’s good for the goose…”
http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/usaa-says-will-reinstate-ads-hannity-1008584