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American And Southwest Airlines Continue With Vaccine Mandate Despite Order From Texas Governor Greg Abbott 

Source: Reuters

Two American Airlines Stand By Their Vaccine Mandate Despite Order From Texas Governor Greg Abbott

Texas Governor Greg Abbott had recently made a decision banning all vaccine mandates in his state. The order was also applicable for private companies that had issued vaccine mandates for their employees. Despite the order from Abbott, two major airline companies have decided to stick with their vaccine mandate for their employees. American Airlines and Southwest Airlines are the two companies that have decided to act in violation of the latest rule by Governor Abbott.

Joe Biden and Greg Abbott
Source: Houston Chronicle

American Airlines And Southwest Airlines Give More Importance To President’s Order

US President Joe Biden had earlier announced that private companies would be allowed to issue vaccines as well as mask mandates for their employees. Abbott’s order came afterward and directly clashed with the President’s order. American Airlines and Southwest Airlines have decided to follow Biden’s order and violate Abbott’s order. Southwest Airlines said in a statement, “We would be expected to comply with the President’s Order to remain compliant as a federal contractor.” Biden and Abbott have been at the opposing ends of the argument regarding vaccine mandates. There is a lot of debate between the Republicans and Democrats regarding the same.

Border Crisis: Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon Pushes For A Different Approach

Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon
Source: ABC

Republican Governors Come Together To Solve The Border Crisis

Republican Governors have joined their hands to criticize President Biden for the crisis at the US-Mexico border. States like Texas and Arizona are experiencing an influx of illegal immigrants from Mexico. Moreover, the Biden administration is not taking any action to solve the issue. 11 Republican Governors came to Texas to visit the border and see the crisis by themselves. The Governors came up with an action plan to solve the crisis but it still requires action from the federal government. In a press conference, Texas Governor Greg Abbott revealed that Biden refused to meet the Republican Governors regarding the issue at the border.

Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon
Source: Gillette News Record

Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon Pushes For A Different Approach To Solve Border Crisis

Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon thinks a different approach and a lot of resources is the only way to solve the crisis at the border. Moreover, Gordon said, “Wyoming citizens are impacted by a failure of the Biden administration to engage in its constitutional duty to secure our border. Seeing the conditions and hearing firsthand from agents on the ground made it clear that a different approach is needed and more resources are necessary to secure our border from drug trafficking and human smuggling.”

Border Crisis: Texas Governor Greg Abbott Has An Action Plan For Joe Biden

Joe Biden and Greg Abbott
Source: Houston Chronicle

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Suggests Some Actions To Biden For Border Issues

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has suggested some action plan for Biden on the border issue after consulting other GOP Governors. He revealed that he had asked for a meeting with Biden along with other GOP Governors to solve the issue at the border but Biden refused for the meeting. Nevertheless, he decided to give his action plan through a press conference. One action he suggested was regarding court hearing of asylum seekers. He said, “The Biden administration must reinstate the remain in Mexico protocols which require asylum seekers to remain in Mexico while awaiting their court hearing. This is a proven deterrent to crossing illegally.”

Texas Governor Greg Abbott
Source: NBC

Texas Governor Greg Abbott Asks Biden To Finish Building The Wall

Greg Abbott has further asked Biden to secure the border, which includes finishing the Texas-Mexico border. He said, “The Biden ministration must finish securing the border, which includes among other things finishing the border wall.”

Texas Governor Greg Abbott
Source: Chron

Abbott Thanks GOP Governors For Helping With Border Issue

Some months back, Abbott and Arizona Governor had asked other Governors for help with the border issue. GOP Governors responded by sending their troops to secure the border. Abbott thanked these Governors for their contribution and criticized Biden for not doing anything. Moreover, he said, “I want to make clear that while Biden continues to dither, Texas and other states are taking action to do the federal government’s job. I thank the governors from across America who has sent resources to our state. They understand the magnitude of the problem, as well as the need for action.”

North Carolina Lt. Governor Mark Robinson Refuses To Quit After Making Anti-LGBTQ+ Remarks

North Carolina Lt. Governor Mark Robinson
Source: The Guardian

North Carolina Lt. Governor Mark Robinson Makes Anti-LGBTQ+ Remarks

North Carolina Lt. Governor Mark Robinson is in big trouble for his anti-LGTBO+ remarks. In a video from social media, he calls homosexuality and transgenderism filth. Moreover, he said, “There’s no reason anybody anywhere in America should be telling any child about transgenderism, homosexuality, any of that filth. And yes, I called it filth, and if you don’t like that I called it filth, come see me and I’ll explain it to you.”

North Carolina Lt. Governor Mark Robinson
Source: Rhino Times

People Call For North Carolina Lt. Governor Mark Robinson To Quit

Remarks made by Robinson have not gone down well with many people. People are asking him to quit his position as Lt. Governor of North Carolina. Jeff Jackson, a Democratic North Carolina state senator also joined the protest and asked Robinson to resign. He said, “Calling many of your own constituents ‘filth’ means you have no intention of representing them. Our Lt Governor should resign and allow someone who is prepared to do the job to take his place. This wasn’t a dog whistle, folks. This was old-school hate.”

North Carolina Lt. Governor Mark Robinson
Source: Cardinal and Pin

Mark Robinson Refuses To Resign

The chants for resignation reached Robinson’s ears but he refused to back down from his comments. He said, “I will not be silenced and I will not be bullied into submission. I will continue to fight for the rights of our children to receive an education that is free from sexual concepts that do not belong in the classroom.”

Joe Biden Showers Praise On Phil Murphy, Endorses Him For Second Term As New Jersey Governor 

Joe Biden and Phil Murphy
Source: New Jersey Globe

Joe Biden Endorses Phil Murphy For Second Term As New Jersey Governor

President Joe Biden has extended his support to Governor Phil Murphy ahead of the elections in New Jersey for Governor. Murphy is aiming to extend his run as Governor for another term and is spending a lot of money to ensure that. Biden praised Murphy for the work he has done for the people of New Jersey during the pandemic. Moreover, he said, “Governor Murphy is getting folks vaccinated to beat the pandemic. He’s delivering economic relief to working families and supports my plans to build back better by investing in our infrastructure and in our people — with child care, elder care, paid leave, and more.”

Joe Biden and Phil Murphy
Source: PIX 11

Phil Murphy Delivers For People Of New Jersey, Says Joe Biden

Biden thinks Murphy is the go-to guy for New Jersey Governor as he has proven himself to be an efficient and effective leader. The President said, “I stood with him in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida as he’s taking on the climate crisis. From lowering the cost of health care to improving access to education, Phil delivers for the people.”

Phil Murphy

Joe Biden Thinks Phil Murphy Shares His Optimism For Future

Biden revealed that Phil Murphy is very optimistic about the future just like him and wants to do everything for the betterment of the people of New Jersey. Furthermore, he said, “He shares my optimism for the future. And he knows how to get the job done because he’s been doing it. We need to re-elect Phil Murphy as Governor of New Jersey.”

Idaho Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin Makes Failed Attempt To Deploy National Guards To The Border

Idaho Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin
Source: North Platte Telegraph

Idaho Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin Tries To Deploy National Guards To The Border

Idaho Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin is tried to make some big moves in the absence of Governor Brad Little. Firstly, she issued an executive order banning employers from forcing employees to take the vaccine. She also made an attempt to deploy National Guards to the border to tackle the crisis at the Mexico-Texas border. Furthermore, she said, “As of Wednesday, my constitutional authority as Governor affords me the power of activating the Idaho National Guard. As the Adjutant General, I am requesting information from you on the steps needed for the Governor to activate the National Guard.”

Idaho Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin
Source: KHQ

Idaho Governor Brad Little Criticizes Janice McGeachin For Trying To Deploy Troops

Idaho Governor Brad Little made it very clear from Texas that he would reverse any orders issued by Janice. He also criticized Janice for attempting to send National Guards to the border in his absence. Little is currently is Texas to discuss the border issue with other GOP Governors. Moreover, he said, “Before I even left the state, the Lt. Governor unabashedly requested information from the Adjutant General to deploy our National Guard to the border.”

Idaho Governor Brad Little
Source: Idaho Statesman

Janice McGeachin Fails In Her Attempt To Deploy Troops

Janice’s attempt to deploy troops failed as Major General Michael J. Garshak rejected her request. He said, “I am unaware of any request for Idaho National Guard assistance under the Emergency Management Assistance Compact (EMAC) from Texas or Arizona. As you are aware, the Idaho National Guard is not a law enforcement agency.”

Idaho Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin Issues Executive Order On Vaccine Without Governor’s Permission

Idaho Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin
Source: KHQ

Idaho Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin Issues Executive Order Regarding COVID Vaccine

Idaho Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin has issued an executive order regarding the COVID vaccine. As per the order, employers cannot force their employees to take the COVID vaccine. The executive order is in line with the ideology of most mainstream Republican leaders. She announced the executive order in the absence of Governor Brad Little, who is currently in Texas for a meeting with other GOP leaders to discuss how Biden is handling the border issue.

Idaho Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin
Source: North Platte Telegraph

Idaho Governor Brad Little Promises To Reverse Executive Order Issue By Lt. Governor Janice

Idaho Governor Brad Little and Janice are from the same party but are constantly taking stances against each other. Little revealed that the Lt. Governor did not take his permission before issuing the executive order. He vowed to reverse any such decision made by Janice on his return from Texas. Furthermore, he said, “I am in Texas performing my duties as the duly elected Governor of Idaho, and I have not authorized the Lt. Governor to act on my behalf. I will be rescinding and reversing any actions taken by the Lt. Governor when I return.”

Idaho Governor Brad Little
Source: Idaho Statesman

Janice And Brad Repeating What Happened In May

In May, Governor Little was out of state for some work and Lt. Governor Janice decided to take advantage of the situation. She issued an order banning organizations from issuing mask mandates. However, Little reversed all such orders on coming back as he thought mask mandates should be decided by the local officials.

If I Faced Him, I’d Beat Him: Donald Trump On GOP Governor Ron DeSantis Running For Presidency

Ron DeSantis and Donald Trump
Source: CBS8

Donald Trump Thinks He Will Beat Ron DeSantis For Republican Candidacy In 2024

There is a lot of talk regarding who will be the Republican candidate for the Presidency in 2024. Time and again, Donald Trump has conveyed that he would run for Presidency again in 2024. However, there is growing support among Republicans for Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. DeSantis has slowly grown into a vital figure among Republicans and there are rumors that would run for President in 2024. Trump and DeSantis share a good relationship but Trump did not hesitate in saying that he would beat DeSantis if he runs for President in 2024. Trump said, “If I faced him, I’d beat him like I would beat everyone else.”

Ron DeSantis and Donald Trump
Source: Yahoo

Donald Trump Thinks Ron DeSantis Would Drop Out From Presidency In 2024

Trump is confident that there is no one in the Republican party who is as popular as him. He thinks DeSantis would drop out just like everyone else and he would run for President again in 2024. Moreover, he said, “I don’t think I will face him. I think most people would drop out, I think he would drop out.”

Ron DeSantis and Donald Trump
Source: AJC

Ron DeSantis Not Thinking Of 2024 Elections

DeSantis made it clear in a recent interview that he is not thinking about the 2024 elections. In fact, he confirmed that he would run again for Florida Governor in 2022. He said, “I’m not considering anything beyond doing my job. We’ve got a lot of stuff going on in Florida.”

Joe Biden And Boris Johnson Congratulate Justin Trudeau On Winning Canada Election

Biden, Trudeau and Johnson
Source: India Today

US President Joe Biden Congratulates Justin Trudeau On Winning Canada Election

Justin Trudeau is receiving congratulatory messages from all corners of the world after he won the federal election in Canada which was held on 20th September. He failed to secure the majority but managed to keep himself as the Prime Minister. US President Joe Biden congratulated Trudeau on winning the election and expressed his desire to continue the strong bond between the US and Canada. Moreover, the White House released a statement that said, “The President expressed to Prime Minister Trudeau his desire to continue working closely and deepening collaboration with Canada – one of our nation’s top partners.”

Joe Biden and Justin Trudeau
Source: Toronto Sun

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Congratulates Trudeau

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson was the next in line who congratulated Trudeau on winning the election. He also expressed the need to further tighten the relationship between the UK and Canada. Boris said, “Congratulations [Justin Trudeau] on your re-election. The U.K. and Canada are great friends and partners and I look forward to us working closely together in the years ahead.” Boris Johnson and Joe Biden recently met at the White House where the two talked about many things including COVID pandemic, climate change, etc.

 

Obama, Hillary Support Trudeau, Bernie Goes For Jagmeet Ahead Of Canada Polls

Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama
Source: The Star

Barack Obama Extends Support To Justin Trudeau Ahead Of Canada Polls

Canada is going for election and current PM Justin Trudeau is fighting to defend his power. Ahead of the polls, former US President Barack Obama extended his support to Trudeau. He recalled the work done by the duo when Obama was the POTUS. Obama and Trudeau shared a very cordial relationship during Obama’s Presidency and it seems like the two are still good friends. Moreover, Obama tweeted, “Wishing my friend @JustinTrudeau the best in Canada’s upcoming election. Justin has been an effective leader and strong voice for democratic values, and I’m proud of the work we did together.”

Justin Trudeau and Barack Obama
Source: ABC

Justin Trudeau Gets Support From Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton is another big political figure who shares a good relationship with the Canadian Prime Minister. She also decided to show her support for Trudeau by tweeting in support of him. Furthermore, Hillary’s tweet read, “I have seen my friend @JustinTrudeau show leadership in the fight for accessible child care, protected reproductive rights, and ambitious climate action. I’m wishing him and our progressive Canadian neighbors the best in Monday’s election.” Trudeau replied to Hillary and Obama thanking them for their support. 

Bernie Sanders
Source: The Times of Israel

Bernie Sanders Voices Support For NDP Candidate Jagmeet Singh

Bernie Sanders did not take the route of Obama and Hillary and has extended support to NDP candidate Jagmeet Singh. He thinks the NDP party was the only party that stood up to help people during the pandemic. Moreover, Bernie said, “One leader who has the courage to make the wealthy pay their fair share so everyone gets the medication they need. That’s why I support the @NDP and @theJagmeetSingh.”