Day: December 5, 2019

Thursday morning news: December 5, 2019

House Judiciary Committee takes up impeachment inquiry » NADLER: The House Committee on the Judiciary will come to order.  With those words, Judiciary Chairman Jarold Nadler on Wednesday gaveled in a new phase in the impeachment inquiry. 

A new way to dig a deeper debt hole

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 5th of December, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Despite virtual full employment and an 11-year economic expansion, household debt in the United States has hit a record high: nearly $14...

‘Pink Tax’ bans gain bipartisan political favor

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: a tax break just for women. 

Kicker: Abandoning the apostrophe cause

NICK EICHER, HOST: For the last 18 years, John Richards has been a man on a mission. But at age 96, he’s now counting on new generation to take up the cause. 

Letters from the front lines of World War II

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, December 5th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Seventy-eight years ago this week, the Empire of Japan preemptively struck a U.S. military base at Pearl Harbor.

Listening In preview: Tony Esolen

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next, an excerpt from Listening In. This week, a conversation with author, translator, and professor: Tony Esolen.

Cal Thomas: Observing the 10th Commandment

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, December 5th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Commentator Cal Thomas now with a defense of the 10th Commandment.