Nuclear plant declares emergency, second breach reported at coal ash site amid Florence’s rains

A second breach was reported at a coal ash landfill site in North Carolina on Monday according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the latest impact from Hurricane Florence’s heavy rains. That update comes amid a state of emergency declared at a nuclear power plant…

White House Dismissed Politically Incorrect Immigration Report

Immigrants commit crimes and are incarcerated at a much lower rate than U.S. citizens, according to two separate studies released this week. A study by The Sentencing Project, a criminal justice research and advocacy group, found that “foreign-born residents of the United States commit crime…

Deficit expected to hit one trillion dollars by the end of the month

The U.S. deficit will approach $1 trillion dollars by the end of this fiscal year, according to new estimates from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office. From this time last year until now, the U.S. deficit grew by $222 billion — reaching a total of $895 billion….

David Ranked 4th Most Popular TV Host Born in Argentina

–David has been ranked the 4th most popular TV host born in Argentina according to famousbirthdays.com https://www.famousbirthdays.com/people/david-pakman.html -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Follow David on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dpakman -Follow David on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/david.pakman -Follow the show on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/davidpakmanshow/ -Discuss on our subreddit:…

Trump’s crusade against anonymous sources is a sham. Here are the receipts.

President Trump is not particularly good at practicing what he preaches — at least not according to his tweets over the past 24 hours. Wednesday morning found him fuming about anonymous sources in news stories, but Tuesday night he was indicating he’d take action over…

Trump administration reportedly wants to hold back $200 million in relief funding for Palestinians

According to several diplomatic sources, the White House intends to withhold as much as $200 million in relief aid for Palestinian civilians in the West Bank and Gaza — which is almost the entirety of the humanitarian aid the U.S. grants the Palestinians directly. This…

Half of Republicans Think Trump Should Be Able to Close Media Outlets

–According to a new poll, half of Republicans believe President Donald Trump should be legally able to close media outlets at his pleasure http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/400736-poll-nearly-half-of-republicans-think-trump-should-have-authority-to https://www.thedailybeast.com/new-poll-43-of-republicans-want-to-give-trump-the-power-to-shut-down-media https://www.ipsos.com/en-us/news-polls/americans-views-media-2018-08-07 -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Follow David on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dpakman -Follow David on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/david.pakman -Follow…

Why Trump’s reelection may lead to a climate death spiral

Our current climate is near the very edge of stability, according to a major new study by 16 leading climate scientists. We are pushing the planet toward an irreversible “Hothouse Earth” — catastrophic warming of 9°F (5°C) or more with sea level rise of up…