Showing posts from July, 2020

Pelosi Demands Masks in the House - OR ELSE

Following through on a promise she made earlier, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday announced face masks are now required on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives. After announcing the mandate, Pelosi warned lawmakers she'll have no problem removing those who don't comply. "The chair would also like to remind members that the speaker has the authority to direct the sergeant at arms to remove a member from the floor as a matter of decorum," she threatened. "To reiterate, the chair views the failure to wear a mask as a serious breach of decorum."  The new policy comes hours after Representative Louie Gohmert -- who's been frequently seen in the House without a mask -- tested positive for COVID-19. The President was in Texas today and didn't wear one when arriving in Midland. Texas continues to see surging numbers and just added another 300+ deaths.  Shouldn't lawmakers have been the first people to wear masks? Would there be less anti

HEADLINES 7/29/2020

And we thought we had it tough before all this... Boy! Were we wrong!? Broadway now a shooting gallery Two things killing youngsters quicker than COVID-19... It's not unsafe sex. 2020 Emmy nominees ... but do you care? Virtual dating - Tougher or easier?  WHEN IN NOLA: Man opens fire for being told to wear a mask A Texan dies every six minutes VIRAL: How you can help 30K Kids YMCA Operation Backpack  IN THE RUNNING: Dem. Presidential VP nominee announced next week.  If you want to keep your BFF, don't even THINK about taking a BFFelfie. COVID-19  -  The TV show. Air travel won't recover until 2024 JOBS

Back to work! Jobs! Work! And more Employment

WHO'S HIRING!  Instacart says it’s looking to hire  300,000 contract workers . McDonald's says it's hiring about  260,000 people  this summer. Amazon says it’s looking to hire  175,000 new workers  for its fulfillment centers and delivery network. Albertsons is hiring  50,000 people  across their companies for open roles. CVS Health is hiring  50,000 employees  to serve in various capacities across its business. Walmart is hiring  50,000 workers  for its distribution and fulfillment centers. Dollar General says it's looking to add  50,000 employees  to meet increased customer demand. FedEx is hiring  35,000 people  for essential roles. Allied Universal is hiring more than  30,000 people  for open positions. Taco Bell is hiring  30,000 people  to work at its restaurants. Pizza Hut is hiring  30,000 permanent  employees to serve as drivers, shift leaders, cooks and managers. Ace Hardware is hiring  30,000 people  to work in its stores nationwide. Lowe’s is hiring  30,000

HEADLINES 7/27/2020

Hello! Big pharma execs refuse to meet with Trump on drug prices Notre Dame won't be hosting the first presidential debate in September due to coronavirus US Capital: John Lewis lies in state NBA Player has to quarantine ... after going to the STRIP CLUB San Antonio Spurs coach Popovich: those "offended by BLM are ignorant" Congress bicker as analysts warn about ravaged economy's dire need of aid WANTED: Volunteers for COVID-19 vaccine trials in Houston Why can't we just be like Blake and Gwen all cute growing corn in a field and chillin' at the beach? ... without a mask. Have a good day.