Monday Morning News Roundup 6-9-2014

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Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories.

  • If you thought President Obama’s release of five top Taliban commanders in exchange for POW Bowe Bergdahl was bad, wait until you see what his Gitmo parole board plans. Desperate to empty the Guantanamo Bay prison by the end of his term, Obama quietly is giving “get out of jail free” cards for the flimsiest of excuses. Source: New York Post…
  • Republican Arizona Governor Jan Brewer said Friday she is “disturbed and outraged” after she was informed by Federal officials that not only has the government been shipping illegal immigrants out of Texas and “dumping” them in her State; it has no plans to stop. Source: Fox News…
  • The Obama Administration said Friday that it was starting a program to provide lawyers for children facing deportation as it scrambles to deal with the soaring number of unaccompanied minors illegally crossing the border from Mexico. Source: The New York Times…
  • The Justice Department is resurrecting a program designed to thwart domestic threats to the United States, and Attorney General Eric Holder says those threats include individuals the government deems anti-government or racially prejudiced. Source: WND…
  • Nationally, nearly half of Emergency Room doctors responding to a recent poll by the American College of Emergency Physicians said they’ve seen more visits since Jan. 1, and nearly nine in 10 expect those visits to rise in the next three years. Mike Rust, president of the Kentucky Hospital Association, said members Statewide describe the same trend. Source: The Courier-Journal…
  • The U.S. Treasury Department said it sets limits while allowing the Nation’s intelligence agencies to access reports that banks file on suspicious or large money moves by customers, including information about Americans. Source: Bloomberg…
  • If you think of the United States of America as a store, its recent decisions and scandals resemble a sale, perhaps a fire sale. Or maybe even a “Going Out of Business” sale. Source: New York Post…

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