Centrist Democrats, led by Sen. Joe Manchin II, drive a debate over whether Biden's large government expansion bill is too generous to the wealthy. LA Times
VOA VIEW: Dems are divided on everything.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell warned President Biden Friday that Republicans will not vote to raise the federal debt ceiling in December after Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer's "corrosive" rant. New York Post
VOA VIEW: McConnell made a foolish mistake - loss of trust.
The top city investigator ripped Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday for using his security detail for his "personal benefit" — noting Hizzoner wasted city resources and didn't note any inaccuracies. New York Post
VOA VIEW: De Blasio is an idiot.


After several Senate Republicans voted Thursday to join Democrats in temporarily raising the federal debt ceiling, averting a financial crisis, Majority Leader Chuck Schumer took to the floor to insult the opposition that had just saved him. New York Post
VOA VIEW: Manchin showed disdain for Schumer's rant.
Here’s a jarring thought: Most political analysts, and most political strategists for our two political parties, have been operating off flawed data and flawed assumptions. The result has been one political surprise after another, and the election of the two most unsatisfactory presidents, in the minds of many voters, since Franklin Pierce and James Buchanan... New York Post
Congressional GOP members insisted Friday that the disappointing September jobs report showed that President Joe Biden's economic plan was failing amid inflation price hikes. New York Post
VOA VIEW: Republicans must show backbone.
As Democrats ponder cutting a $3.5 trillion social safety net bill down to perhaps $2 trillion, a proposal to limit programs to the poor has rekindled a debate on the meaning of government itself. New York Times
VOA VIEW: The foolish $3.5 should taken down.
Armed Black Americans of the militant group NFAC marched against police brutality in 2020. Now the group's leader is in prosecutors' crosshairs.      USA Today
VOA VIEW: The law should be equal to all.
The Biden administration admitted a record low number of refugees for fiscal year 2021, with only 11,411 refugees admitted despite a cap of 62,500.       USA Today
VOA VIEW: Biden stupidity.


California on Friday became the first state to require an ethnic studies credit for high school graduation, a move Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom approved after surviving a recall vote last month. The new law, which Mr. Newsom signed Friday and which supporters say will help students from groups battling racism ... Washington Times
VOA VIEW: The youth of the know and future will suffer more.
Former President Donald Trump said Friday supporters will use an upcoming rally in Michigan to demand a “forensic audit” of the state's 2020 presidential vote, which was won by Democrat Joe Biden. The rally, scheduled for Oct. 12 at the State Capitol in Lansing, Michigan, is being organized by Election ... Washington Times
VOA VIEW: Careful what is asked for.
Interior Secretary Deb Haaland, the nation's first Native American Cabinet official, tearfully described the White House grounds Friday as "the ancestral homelands" of two Native American tribes. During an event with President Biden on the North Lawn of the White House, Ms. Haaland became choked up as she praised the ... Washington Times
VOA VIEW: Shear madness.
A Texas school district has removed the books of a children’s author and postponed a virtual event with him after a group of parents complained that he teaches using the principles of critical race theory. Multiple news agencies reported this week that the Katy Independent School District, a jurisdiction of ... Washington Times
VOA VIEW: CRT should be eliminated for all schools.

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More Americans have died from COVID-19 during President Biden's first nine months in office than during the first nine months of the pandemic under Donald Trump's presidency, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. Despite widely available vaccines and Mr. Biden's pledge to handle the coronavirus better than his predecessor ... Washington Times
VOA VIEW: Biden should be called the death president.
He said the U.S. is using "full resources" to understand what's ailing victims. ABC
VOA VIEW: Biden is free when it comes to spending money.
The Los Angeles County sheriff says he will not enforce the county’s vaccine mandate in his agency ABC
VOA VIEW: Smart move.


Hiring fell far below economists' expectations last month. ABC
VOA VIEW: The rate will rise.
Nearly all Americans agree that the rampant spread of misinformation is a problem ABC
VOA VIEW: The left media is the major source of misinformation.
The uptick comes as the Biden administration touts new vaccination requirements. CBS
Former President Trump sought to stop the release of White House documents pertaining to his baseless claims of election fraud, but President Biden declined the request. CBS
VOA VIEW: Just like Biden - no surprise.
Bannon's attorney said he was following the direction of former President Trump's legal team. CBS

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The White House said it would give the January 6 select committee access to a trove of records connected to the Trump White House. CBS
A House committee accused the former president of providing misleading information about hotel on financial disclosures. CBS
VOA VIEW: The Dems never give up.
One AG called the postal service's October slowdown a "radical" plan that could "destroy" timely mail delivery. CBS

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September's wage gains provided more fuel to the argument that the current pace of inflation could run longer than many economists anticipate. CNBC
VOA VIEW: Inflation will stay as long as Dems and Biden remain in control.
It's the first time daily cases have dropped below 100,000 since early August, but health experts still urge caution as we head into colder months. CNBC
Natural gas prices are skyrocketing around the world. Here's why the U.S. may not suffer as much. CNBC
VOA VIEW: On the contrary, the US will suffer most.
West Texas Intermediate crude futures, the U.S. oil benchmark, tops $80 for the first time since November 2014. CNBC
CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky says ending the Covid pandemic comes down to human behavior, which "hasn't served us very well" so far. CNBC
VOA VIEW: No major surprise.
The Defense Department was among 20 federal agencies that unveiled climate adaptation plans this week. CNBC
VOA VIEW: More misinformation.
The House panel probing the deadly Capitol riot said it could soon advance a referral to hold former Donald Trump advisor Steve Bannon in contempt of Congress. CNBC
The state of Oregon has agreed to settle a lawsuit from a Hispanic business owner who sued over being barred from a COVID-19 relief program exclusively for Black business owners. FOX News
VOA VIEW: Wrong unbalance.
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is seeing a record number of seizures of meth and fentanyl along the southwest border. A special agent with the San Antonio District says a big reason for the uptick in drugs crossing the border is the migrant surge. FOX News
VOA VIEW: Thanks to Biden's open border policy.
Vice President Kamala Harris called for funding for child care to be included in the next federal spending bill during a trip to New Jersey on Friday. UPI
VOA VIEW: Once a fool, always a fool.
China called on the United States to withdraw troops from Taiwan on Friday in response to reports that a small presence of American troops have been training forces there for at least a year. UPI
VOA VIEW: China is pushing weak Biden.

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