Saturday, December 3, 2022

Crosstalk News Roundup - Weekend Edition

Synopsis: With enough material for two to three programs, Jim Schneider shared what time allowed. Here are some highlights:

The U.S. Senate passed the Democrat bill to codify same-sex marriage (61-36) with 12 Republicans jumping on board to give final approval for the so-called “Respect for Marriage Act.” 

Dr. Barry Black, Chaplain of the U.S. Senate, gave a special prayer highlighting virtuous and godly living before the daily session on November 28th where the major business for the day was the approval of the so-called “Respect for Marriage Act.”

Senator Cynthia Lummis of Wyoming said she believes in the Bible’s stand regarding one-man, one woman marriage, yet she voted in favor of the so-called “Respect for Marriage Act.”  

President Joe Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan continues to suffer blow after blow.

President Biden signed bipartisan legislation that would avert a railroad workers strike.

On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments regarding a Denver area website designer subject to a Colorado state law that censors and coerces the speech of creative professionals whose religious beliefs do not conform to state accepted beliefs.

In a lawsuit by 3 doctors who’ve accused the FDA of interfering in their treatment of COVID-19 patients with Ivermectin, a lawyer for the FDA insisted that urging people to stop taking the medication was merely an informal recommendation. 

An Australian cardiologist has called for the halting of the use of the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 mRNA vaccines after seeing a rise in heart conditions that he believes are caused by the shots.

On Tuesday an Ohio court upheld a legal pause on separations for airmen who’ve requested religious exemptions to the mandatory COVID-19 vaccine after finding that the Air Force wrongly relied on overly broad reasoning to turn down the waivers.

A private medical clinic has opened in Lucca, Italy, that is devoted to caring for patients who’ve been injured by the experimental COVID-19 vaccines.

According to Breitbart, Anthony Fauci’s daughter works for a leftist organization, helping groups push vaccines. 

The World Health Organization will no longer use the term “Monkeypox” due to racist and stigmatizing language over usage of the term. The new preferred term is “Mpox” as a synonym for “Monkeypox.” Both names will be used simultaneously for one year while the original name is phased out. 

“My Pillow” CEO Mike Lindell is officially running to chair the Republican National Committee.

Following the passionate testimony of poll workers and voters expressing anger and frustration, the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to certify their election canvass ahead of a state deadline Monday.

Newly minted Twitter CEO and owner Elon Musk revealed Wednesday that under previous leadership the social media giant did, in fact, interfere in elections.

These news items and many more.