Morning Announcements is a daily show brought to you by the Betches Sup, here to help you make sense of the world in the wake of 2020’s chaos. Every morning, Betches co-founder and host Sami Sage gives you quick daily updates with the most important info you need to know about politics and current events.
Friday, January 15th 2021
Impeachment process and lingering reactions to yesterday’s vote. We have updates from the FBI’s efforts to track down the perpetrators of last week's coup attempt. Then, we cover soon-to-be President Biden’s proposed Covid stimulus package along with his pick to chair the Democratic National Committee. We also talk about a new suit against the NYPD for their use of force during the George Floyd protests over the summer, and lastly, we close out with two juicy stories about Rudy Giuliani and Jarvanka.
Thursday, January 14th, 2021
In this Thursday’s episode we cover the the President Trump’s historic second impeachment and what the Senate trial might look like. Next we cover new reporting about potential complicity in the Capitol attacks, security preparations for the upcoming inauguration, and how Republican representatives are refusing to comply with new safety measures at the Capitol. Lastly, we cover the Supreme Court’s decision in the first abortion related case since Amy Coney Barrett joined the court.
Wednesday, January 13th, 2021
In this Wednesday’s episode we talk about Trump’s remarks at the border wall, the DOJ and FBI’s continuing investigations into insurrectionists, and what future threats might look like surrounding Inauguration week. We cover today’s impeachment vote in the house, and how a few notable Republicans are planning to vote. Lastly, we cover an update on the water situation in Flint, Michigan, along with a new CDC guideline for travelers entering the US.
Tuesday, January 12th, 2021
In this Tuesday’s episode we discuss what Congress is doing in the aftermath of the coup, the status of impeachment and the 25th Amendment, and the lack of communication from law enforcement. We also discuss the FBI’s warning about continuing violence as well as security plan for President-Elect Biden’s inauguration next week. Lastly, we have a couple of stories that will be sure to have Trump fuming.
Monday, January 11th, 2021
In this Monday’s episode we cover the continuing fallout from the Trump-incited insurrection at the Capitol and the calls for the removal of the President from office. We also discuss questions related to the preparedness of the police on the day of the events, and the social media reaction to the President’s seditious messaging. Lastly, a note on COVID-19, which keeps breaking records in the United States.
Friday, January 8th, 2021
Friday, January 8th, 2021
This Friday’s episode focuses on the aftermath of the Trump-incited insurrection at the Capitol on Wednesday, including the fate of the participants, resignations across the cabinet, and the effects on the President himself. Also, we discuss the outcome of the Electoral College certification that was delayed by the events and a statement by the head of the Association of Flight Attendants.
*After the recording of this episode, Secretary of Education Betsy Davos has resigned from her position at the Cabinet as well as the Sergeant of Arms of the Senate.*