Todd Starnes Show Recap - Aug 7
Harvard Law professor Alan Dershowitz says President Trump would not get a fair trial in Washington, D.C. Rep. Maxine Waters accused Dershowitz of being a racist.
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Dershowitz pushed back a against Rep. Maxine Waters on the charge of racism, given her history, and he said he is "troubled" by Mueller's actions with a grand jury in Washington, D.C. Dershowitz says Waters is "well known for racial pandering." She "trivializes the term racist" when she used it against someone like Dershowitz.
THE SECOND HOUR OF THE TODD STARNES SHOW:
College Park Maryland wants to give illegal aliens the right to vote in local elections. Todd says “Are they nuts?” – He takes your calls on this issue 888-788-9910.
Robert Law, Government Relations Director for FAIR, the Federation for American Immigration Reform:
Law says what Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is doing is "ludicrous" and says Chicago is a "harbor for dangerous illegal aliens." He adds that legal immigrants are often the victims of illegal aliens.
Blackmail? Chicago sued the Trump administration today over threats to withhold public safety grant money from so-called sanctuary cities, escalating a pushback against a federal immigration crackdown. The federal lawsuit comes less than two weeks after Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the U.S. Justice Department would bar cities from a certain grant program unless they allow immigration authority’s unlimited access to local jails and provide 48 hours' notice before releasing anyone wanted for immigration violations. "Chicago will not let our police officers become political pawns in a debate," Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a Democrat, said at a news conference. "Chicago will not let our residents have their fundamental rights isolated and violated. And Chicago will never relinquish our status as a welcoming city." Todd gets reaction from Robert Law, Government Relations Director for FAIR, the Federation for American Immigration Reform.
THE FIRST HOUR OF THE TODD STARNES SHOW:
Illinois will soon be celebrating “Barack Obama Day” – but Democrats were hoping for a grander celebration to honor their Messiah. Republicans objected to closing schools and government offices. Todd offers suggestions on how to commemorate the holiday.
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12:23 PM Marc Lotter, Press Secretary to Vice President Mike Pence:
"They're not going to divide this president and this vice-president!" Lotter said of the New York Times' report that Vice President Pence has a shadow campaign against Trump.
"The vice-president likes to say, 'America is back,'" Lotter said.
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