Author: Eric Quintanar

Biden Admin Prepares For COVID-19 Shots For 5-11 Year Olds

The Biden administration announced plans to roll out a COVID-19 vaccination program for young children, between the ages of 5 and 11, should regulators approve of shots for them in the coming weeks. The plan hinges on regulators approving the vaccines for the age group, something that will be decided in the coming weeks and […]

Southwest Airlines Walks Back Unpaid Leave Stance For Unvaccinated Staffers Seeking Excemptions

Southwest Airlines will not place unvaccinated staff on unpaid leave while they await potential exemptions to the COVID-19 vaccine mandate, according to new internal guidance from the airline. Steve Goldberg and Julie Weber, two Southwest Airlines executives, communicated the change with employees in a memo on Friday. The memo, obtained by CNBC News, notes that […]

Bill Clinton Released From California Hospital Following Five-Day Stay

Former President Bill Clinton was released from the hospital Sunday morning following a nearly week-long stay to treat an infection, according to officials. Clinton, 75, was hospitalized at UC Irvine Medical Center in Southern California on Tuesday. The former president was undergoing treatment for a urological infection that spread, apparently into the bloodstream, reports POLITICO, […]

Loudoun Update: School Board Member Resigns From Position

Beth Barts, a far-left member of the Loudoun County School Board, has resigned from her position. First elected in 2019, Barts has been criticized by parent groups over Critical Race Theory and transgender policies in the school system. Her resignation, which will take effect on November 2, 2021, staves off an ongoing recall attempt. “This […]

Southwest CEO Blames Joe Biden For Airline’s Vaccine Mandate

Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly blamed President Joe Biden for the airline’s decision to go the route of a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for its staff, arguing the new rules for federal contractors put them in a bind.  The federal contractor rule dates back to September 9, but Kelly’s answer was given in the context of […]

Southwest Airlines Cancels At Least 1,800 Flights Over Weekend, Blames Weather, Air Traffic Control

Southwest Airlines canceled nearly two thousand flights over the weekend, grounding thousands of travelers and would-be passengers over what it referred to as air traffic control and weather problems affecting its service.  According to FlightAware, a flight-tracking service, Southwest Airlines canceled just over 800 flights on Saturday and delayed more than one-third of its service. […]

Newsom Signs Law Requiring Gender-Neutral Toy Sections At Large Retailers

California Governor Gavin Newsom (D-CA) signed a new law Saturday mandating that many large retail stores offer some toys in gender-neutral sections, a move advocates encourages children to consider toys without taking into account gender stereotypes. “This bill would require a retail department store that is physically located in California that has a total of […]