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Trump’s coronavirus briefings are chaotic, but the president’s response deserves more credit

by Keith Koffler
NBC News

NBC got it right, amazingly.  April 21st story cuts through liberal bias on the pandemic to point out seven ways Trump is getting actions right:  1. He’s listening to experts.  2. He’s communicating with the nation.  3. He’s keeping federal power in check.  4. He’s trying to balance health and economic concerns. 5. He’s staying positive.  6. He’s helping the states.  7. He appointed Pence to lead the coronavirus task force.

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Number of background check requests for gun transactions breaks records in March as coronavirus lockdown took effect

by Dan Petrella
Chicago Tribune

As virus adds to social uncertainty, Illinoisans increasingly turn to firearms for security.  Democrat Gov. Pritzker admits, “We wanted to make sure that people had the ability to protect themselves if they needed to,” according to the Chicago Tribune.

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California Scheming: Lawmakers, Judges Threaten 2A Rights

by Cam Edwards
Bearing Arms

“The fight over the right of California residents to acquire firearms and ammunition during the coronavirus pandemic is playing out in courtrooms and the statehouse in Sacramento. On Tuesday, a Los Angeles judge, upholding a decision by the mayor declaring that firearms retailers must close, while a state assemblyman from L.A. is asking Gov. Gavin Newsom to order a statewide shuttering of gun stores,” according to Bearing Arms.

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Priorities: Virginia Governor Signs 5 Anti-Gun Bills into Law

by Chris Eger
Guns.com

“Virginia Governor Ralph Northam on Friday signed the vanguard of a phalanx of gun control legislation into law, to the cheers of anti-gun advocates.  Northam, a Democrat who ran for office with the endorsement and support of gun control groups backed by billionaire former New York Michael Bloomberg, took advantage of a narrowly shifted blue polarity in the state legislature to get the package of bills to his desk. The measures include a so-called ‘red flag’ gun seizure law, expanded background checks on all gun sales, a law penalizing gun owners who had their firearms stolen, and rationing handgun sales to one per month,” according to Guns.com.

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VA Governor Signs Universal Background Checks, Gun Rationing Bill

by AWR Hawkins
Breitbart News

Virginia Governor Northam (D) effectively outlaws private firearm sales by requiring background checks…also sets monthly  limits on handgun transactions to one per month, according to Breitbart News.  He called these “commonsense solutions” while failing to acknowledge they would have done nothing to prevent recent Virginia shootings.

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Coronavirus Is Killing the European Union’s Carbon Trading Market

by James Delingpole
Breitbart News

“The Covid-19 pandemic has turned Europe’s carbon price upside down, with prices dropping by 40% since early March when they were still trading at about €24 ($26) per metric ton, analyst IHS Markit said.  The current trading levels of between €16-18 per metric ton are roughly two thirds of the level of the high of 2019 of €29 per metric ton,” according to Breitbart News.

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Left-wing activists say Biden must embrace ‘Green New Deal’ to earn youth vote

by Abby Smith
Washington Examiner

“Young, left-wing activists are threatening that, whether they ultimately support Joe Biden, now the presumptive Democratic nominee, is contingent on his signing onto major pieces of their agenda, including aggressive commitments to tackle climate change,” according to the Washington Examiner.

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