Kent Covington

Thursday morning news: May 24, 2018

President Trump leads immigration roundtable » President Trump participated in a roundtable discussion in New York on Wednesday, focusing on fighting crime related to illegal immigration. The president highlighted one gang in particular, which he said is exploiting the U.S. immigration system to infiltrate America.

Washington Wednesday: Midterms

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Wednesday the 23rd of May, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s episode of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. KENT COVINGTON, HOST: And I’m Kent Covington and this is Washington Wednesday.

Monday morning news: May 21, 2018

Texas Lt Gov calls for hardening schools » Texas Governor Greg Abbott attended Sunday services in Sante Fe, Texas, where families are mourning the victims of Friday’s deadly mass shooting. Following an emotional service, Abbott laid flowers outside the high school where a gunman took the lives of eight students and two teachers.

Friday morning news: May 18, 2018

Kilauea erupts from summit » Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano erupted from its summit on Thursday, shooting a plume of ash high into the sky. A spokeswoman for Hawaii County Mayor Janet Snyder explained:

Thursday morning news: May 17, 2018

North Korea » North Korea is once again threatening to pull the plug on next month’s planned summit between leader Kim Jong Un and President Trump, objecting to U.S. demands that Pyongyang completely rid itself of nuclear weapons. The president’s reaction…

Washington Wednesday: U.S embassy in Jerusalem

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Wednesday the 16th of May, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s episode of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. KENT COVINGTON, HOST: And I’m Kent Covington and today is Washington Wednesday. The U.S. embassy is now open in Jerusalem. U.S. and Israeli officials on Monday celebrated...

Friday morning news: May 11, 2018

Date and location announced for Trump-Kim meeting » President Trump will meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on June 12th in Singapore. 

Thursday morning news: May 10, 2018

North Korea frees three Americans » Amid thawing relations with the United States, North Korea has freed three American prisoners. President Trump on Wednesday announced that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was on his way back from North Korea, bringing those three Americans with him.

Washington Wednesday: Pruitt’s problems at the EPA

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Wednesday, the 9th of May, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s episode of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. KENT COVINGTON, HOST: And I’m Kent Covington. And today is Washington Wednesday.

Monday morning news: May 7, 2018

Britain looking to convince Trump on Iran deal » European leaders are still working to convince President Trump not to pull the plug on the Iran nuclear deal. The effort comes as the president faces a Saturday deadline to decide whether to reimpose sanctions.