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Morning Greatness: Floyd Choking Transcripts Released

Good Thursday morning.

Here is what’s on the president’s agenda today:

  • The president participates in a roundtable with Hispanic Leaders
  • President Trump signs an Executive Order on the White House Hispanic Prosperity Initiative

Protests/Riots/Police reform:
New York AG: Black protesters were disproportionately charged with felonies
Andrew Jackson Statue To Be Removed From City Hall In Namesake Mississippi Capital
This Eagles Player Is Defending DeSean Jackson Amid His Anti-Semitism Scandal
Counterfeit $20 bill now part of George Floyd murder case
Derek Chauvin told George Floyd that it takes ‘a lot of oxygen to talk,’ during arrest
Minneapolis ex-police officer charged in George Floyd killing moves to dismiss charges
‘The Wonder Years’ to be rebooted with a Black family on ABC: report
San Diego police video shows officers shooting man who slipped out of handcuffs, grabbed gun
An officer told George Floyd it took ‘a lot of oxygen to talk,’ body camera transcripts show
Black MLS players raise gloved fists in racial justice protest before first match
Unfair policing of African Americans a ‘widespread phenomenon,’ Attorney General Barr says
Rashida Tlaib Echoes Ilhan Omar’s Call for ‘Dismantling the Whole System’

Coronavirus news:
26 Mississippi legislators have tested positive for Covid-19, officials say
Stanford cuts 11 varsity sports programs as the pandemic worsens finances
CNN ignored damning report on nursing home deaths in New York under Gov. Cuomo
Who wants to go there? NJ, NY, CT Governors Extend Mandatory Quarantine To 19 States
Known Liars! Biden says he will rejoin WHO on his first day in office
Grim projection: 200,000 dead by Election Day
Florida Democrats return PPP money amid scandal
Harvard, MIT sue Trump administration over ICE foreign-student rule, deeming it cruel and reckless
How coronavirus moves through the air beyond coughing

Other morsels:
Tammy Duckworth to Keep Hold on 1,123 Military Promotions Despite Vindman’s Retirement
Sad! Trump impeachment key witness Alexander Vindman retiring from military citing ‘campaign of bullying’
A Texas officer runs into a burning house and saves an 8-year-old boy
Kanye’s anti-vax stance is a risk for Gap
Former Fox News anchor Shep Smith heads to CNBC to host evening newscast
New York Times columnist urges Biden not to debate Trump unless POTUS agrees to ‘two conditions’
University sued after denying records request for Biden Senate collection
Trump campaign says Univision is ‘Leftist propaganda’
Wooden Statue Of Melania Trump Burned In Her Native Country
People At Vox Are Mad That Other People At Vox Support Free Speech

And that’s all I’ve got, now go beat back the angry mob!