Politics

Tuesday morning news – April 6, 2021

Yellen pitches global corporate tax floor » Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said the Biden administration is working to convince other countries to raise corporate taxes, or at least the tax floor on corporations.

Mass shootings renew gun-control push

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Tuesday the 6th of April, 2021. You’re listening to World Radio and we’re so glad you are! Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher First up on The World and Everything in It: gun control.

Kim Henderson – Misconceptions about voting in Mississippi

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Tuesday, April 6th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Media distortion is rampant these days on the question of what it takes to vote. Here’s WORLD commentator Kim Henderson.

Monday morning news – April 5, 2021

Calls grow for more Capitol security following Friday attack » Some officials are calling for more security at the U.S. Capitol after a man attacked two officers guarding the Capitol grounds last week.

Legal Docket – Unreasonable search and seizure

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Monday the 5th of April, 2021. Welcome to another week of The World and Everything in It. Good morning! I’m Mary Reichard.

Friday morning news – April 2, 2021

President Biden holds first cabinet meeting » President Joe Biden held his first official Cabinet meeting on Thursday. His $2.3 trillion dollar infrastructure plan dominated the agenda. The president tapped five Cabinet secretaries to champion the proposal.

Thursday morning news – April 1, 2021

KENT COVINGTON, NEWS ANCHOR: Biden unveils new $2.3T spending plan » Speaking in Pittsburgh Wednesday, President Biden pitched his plan for another multi-trillion-dollar spending package. BIDEN: It’s not a plan that tinkers around the edges. It’s a once-in-a-generation investment in America, unlike anything we’ve seen or done since we built the interstate highway system and...

Cal Thomas – What’s racist about accurate and fair elections?

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Thursday, April 1st. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Megan Basham. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard.

Wednesday morning news – March 31, 2021

KENT COVINGTON, NEWS ANCHOR: WHO team announces early findings of virus origins study » A team of investigators with the World Health Organization has presented a long-awaited first look at its study into the origin of the coronavirus. But the team’s only conclusion is that more study is needed. WHO director-general Tedros Ghebreyesus says the...

Washington Wednesday – Biden’s hard-line approach to Beijing

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Wednesday the 31st of March, 2021. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard.