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June 20, 2018
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“We want a country with heart, but when people come up they have to know they can’t get in. Otherwise, it’s never going to stop.”

President Trump defending his administration's zero-tolerance policy on immigration. Senior Republicans wrote President Trump a letter asking him to pause separation of families "…while Congress works out a solution."
“Markets are responding to all of the rhetoric with the trade war. A lot of what we’re seeing may be negotiating tactics, but it’s just going to be a choppy ride due to this concern.”

Greg McBride, chief financial analyst, Bankrate.com, to NPR after the Dow dropped 287 points Tuesday due to concerns over a trade war between USA and China.
‘a protector of human rights abusers, and a cesspool of political bias.’

U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley describing the U.N. Human Rights Council after withdrawing the U.S. from the 47-member council. She blasted the council for ‘its chronic bias against Israel’ & the fact that its membership includes accused human rights abusers like China, Cuba, Venezuela & Congo.
“I couldn’t think of a more fitting change.”

Jason Kamras, Richmond superintendent after the board's vote to change a Virginia school's name to Barack Obama Elementary. The school, which is 90% black, was originally named for Confederate general J.E.B. Stuart.
“extensive and damaging sabotage to our operations.’

Elon Musk in an email seen by Reuters discussing an unnamed Tesla employee who was allegedly making unspecified code changes to its manufacturing operating system & sending what the email said was sensitive Tesla data to unnamed third parties. The disgruntled employee was reportedly passed over for a promotion.

Have a great day!

by Jenna Lee,