Trump’s Special Guests Include Victims Of Illegal Immigrant Violence
Special guests of President Trump for tonight’s joint speech to Congress include family members of victims killed by illegal immigrants. Trump is expected to focus on immigration policy and securing the southern border as he outlines goals for his administration. The White House said two of the guests are widows of Sacramento law enforcement officers Michael Davis and Danny Oliver. The suspect awaiting trial for their killings in California had been deported twice from the U.S. A third guest is the father of 17-year-old high school football player Jameil Shaw Jr., who was shot and killed by an illegal immigrant in 2008.
Worker Killed After Trench Collapse
A construction worker died after he was trapped in a collapsed trench at a construction site. Officials say a trench collapsed this morning in the 46-hundred block of Dexter Street, NW. There’s no word on what caused the trench to collapse.
Trump Points Finger At Obama For Town Hall Protests
President Trump says former President Obama is behind the protests at Republican town hall meetings. Trump was asked in an interview on “Fox & Friends” whether he thought the former President’s “organization” was behind the protests around the nation. Trump replied that he did, but that he also thinks it is just politics.
February One Of The Warmest On Record
This month is about to go down as one of the warmest Februarys on record in Baltimore. So far, the average this month at BWI-Marshall Airport has been 43-point-nine-degrees. That would tie a record set in 1949. The warmest February on record is 44-degrees set in 1976.
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Harold T. Fisher is a broadcast journalist and author. He is currently the host of the news/talk program, “The Daily Drum” on WHUR-FM and H-U-R Voices, Sirius/XM Channel 141. Highlights of his journalism campaigns include the aftermath of the earthquake in Port Au Prince, Haiti; coverage of the 2008 Democratic and Republican conventions; the Jena 6 protests in central Louisiana; the Midwestern floods of 1994 and hurricane Andrew in 1992.