Ringside Politics – Aug. 31st, 2017.

August 31, 2017 | By | Reply More

Welcome to another edition of Ringside Politics with Jeff Crouere.

Today’s Hot Topics:

1) At least one police officer was hospitalized after inhaling fumes following two explosions that rocked a flooded chemical plant outside of Houston on Thursday morning, officials said.

2) White House counselor Kellyanne Conway ripped so-called feminists after the left mocked first lady Melania Trump for wearing high heels on her way to survey Hurricane Harvey damage in Texas, calling the response predictable.

3) The new police chief for a small Oklahoma town is resigning after a local station reported he had ties to two neo-Nazi websites.Bart Alsbrook, a former reserve officer, denied the allegations and claimed his name was linked to the sites through skinheads he’d met at heavy metal concerts, reports the Tulsa World.

4)A lieutenant from a police department in Georgia is under investigation after a dash-cam video obtained by Channel 2 Action News appears to show the officer telling a driver during a DUI stop, “Remember, we only kill black people.” Lt. Greg Abbott of the Cobb County Police Department reportedly asked the driver to grab her cell phone, but she replied she’s afraid to move her hands because she has “just seen way too many videos of cops … ”

-Fox News

Today’s Guests:

1) James Cusimano, local comedian, joins the show to discuss an upcoming event that benefits victims of Harvey. Please visit this link for more info.

2)Members of the Cajun Navy joins the show in the final hour to discuss their efforts to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey, for more info and how to help, please visit https://www.facebook.com/LaCajunNavy/or email cajunnavyhelp@gmail.com.

 

Category: Podcasts, Ringside Politics

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