Political Coffee 5-14-2020
Written by Jeff Kropf on June 7, 2020
Never let a crisis go to waste opportunity for conservatives to persuade the persuadable: How bad is it when the House Democrat Majority leader calls for bold action on jobless claims backlog? They’re worried and they should be: https://www.oregonlive.com/business/2020/05/oregon-house-majority-leader-calls-for-bold-action-on-jobless-claims-backlog.html
Another 2.8M file for unemployment. https://www.breitbart.com/economy/2020/05/14/2-98-u-s-weekly-jobless-claims-higher-than-expected/ 36.5 M Americans now out of work in last 2 months.
Wisconsin supreme court decision to strike down their Governor’s exec order as unconstitutional but probably doesn’t substantially impact us: https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2020/05/13/wisconsin-supreme-court-strikes-down-governors-stay-at-home-order/
PDX says you gotta start wearing masks on Monday: There is evidence that I may increase your risk of contracting any virus: https://www.oregonlive.com/commuting/2020/05/pdx-will-require-face-coverings-for-anyone-inside-the-airport-effective-monday.html
It won’t matter other than boost mental health: https://www.professorhinkley.com/blog/sorry-oregon-your-mask-is-useless-according-to-the-science