Biden promised to run a respectful White House, but so far his staff has been accused of multiple toxic behaviors in the workplace. Turns out a positive workplace takes more than stump speech promises.
Dr. Eric Lander, a former member of Biden’s Cabinet who served as director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), resigned Monday evening after an internal White House investigation found credible evidence he had spoken harshly and disrespectfully to colleagues in front of other colleagues.
NEW: Eric Lander has resigned. Here's his reisignation letter.
first reported by Wapo. pic.twitter.com/KVwGtuOQ0o
— Alex Thompson (@AlexThomp) February 8, 2022
The resignation is a black eye for Biden, who had pledged early on that he would have a zero-tolerance policy when it came to bullying. But then, Biden himself is a bully.
California Governor Gavin Newsom is ending the California indoor mask mandate after being caught maskless at an NFL game.
Fox: Texas Sen. Ted Cruz said he sent a letter to the Federal Trade Commission asking for an investigation into GoFundMe after the for-profit crowdfunding platform ended the fundraiser for Canadian truckers.
Tucker laid waste to Justin Trudeau on his show. Watch:
Tucker Carlson: Justin Trudeau, Who Many Say Is Fidel Castro's Son pic.twitter.com/FIfAwGtjiA
— The Columbia Bugle 🇺🇸 (@ColumbiaBugle) February 8, 2022
Break From Politics
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Quote of the Day
It is always easier to fight for one’s principles than to live up to them. – Alfred Adler
Tweet of the Day
The CDC is back to lying about masks.
Let me help. This mask study has been thoroughly debunked. Low sample sizes (n=86). Self-reporting. "No statistical significance."
This is fraud.🔻 pic.twitter.com/mR8neaSTWL
— Kyle Becker 🚚🚜🐎 (@kylenabecker) February 8, 2022