The Daily Populous

Saturday November 21st, 2020 day edition

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The White House meeting came as Trump's lawyers are calling for state legislatures, including Michigan's, to name Trump electors in states won by President-elect Joe Biden.

Allegations of fraudulent behavior should be taken seriously, thoroughly investigated, and if proven, prosecuted to the full extent of the law.

And the candidates who win the most votes win elections and Michigan's electoral votes," they added.

In their statement, Shirkey and Chatfield said they used the meeting to press for "additional federal funds to help Michigan in the fight against Covid-19.

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany portrayed the highly unusual meeting as routine earlier in the day.

Trump invited the lawmakers to meet with him after reaching out to two other local Republican officials earlier in the week.

Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, a former presidential nominee and Michigander, was even more critical of the president's actions. »

Donald Trump Jr. tests positive for COVID-19

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President Trump's son Donald Trump Jr. has tested positive for COVID-19, two Trump family associates confirmed to CBS News.

Trump Jr. is the latest in the Trump orbit to test positive for COVID-19, following the president's diagnosis on October 2.

Trump Jr. is the first of Mr. Trump's adult children to test positive, although his girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle tested positive for the virus in July. »

‘Deadpool 3’: Marvel Studios And Ryan Reynolds Tap The Molyneux Sisters To Pen The Sequel

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Sources tell Deadline that Bob’s Burgers veterans Wendy Molyneux and Lizzie Molyneux-Loeglin will write Deadpool 3, with Ryan Reynolds set to reprise his role as the wise-cracking Marvel superhero.

In the end, the studio and Reynolds saw the sisters’ take as the perfect fit for what they wanted.

This marks the first Deadpool film where Marvel Studios will work hand and hand with Reynolds and Team Deadpool. »

Income Inequality Is Killing Sports Cars

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In 1990, the median wage for a young man aged 25 to 34 was $21,393 a year.

A base 2019 Miata retailed for $26,500—proportionally stable at roughly 65 percent of the median annual wage.

Facing low wages, huge housing costs and unprecedented debt, young people aren’t rushing to buy new cars. »

Trends in County-Level COVID-19 Incidence in Counties With and Without a Mask Mandate — Kansas, June 1–August 23, 2020

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On July 2, 2020, the governor of Kansas issued an executive order† (state mandate), effective July 3, requiring masks or other face coverings in public spaces.

Segmented regression¶¶ was used to examine changes in COVID-19 incidence before and after July 3, 2020, among mandated and nonmandated counties.

As of August 11, 24 (23%) Kansas counties had a mask mandate in place, and 81 did not. »