Here are the other stories conservatives are talking about today.
BIDEN MAKES BIG PROMISE TO UKRAINE: Following Russian missile and drone attacks against a dozen Ukrainian cities yesterday, President Biden promised to provide Ukraine with “advanced air defense systems,” possibly including surface-to-air weapons capable of targeting cruise missiles. Read more.
ELON MUSK’S SECRET PUTIN CHAT?: Tech titan and prospective Twitter owner Elon Musk allegedly communicated with Russian President Vladimir Putin before proposing a peace deal between Russia and Ukraine, which was roundly criticized by the Ukrainian government and its sympathizers, Vice World News reported today. Musk denied any recent contact with Putin. Read more.
RAIL UNION REJECTS BIDEN DEAL: The possibility of a national rail strike is looming once again after members of the 12,000-strong Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees, a division of the Teamsters representing rail maintenance workers, voted yesterday to reject a contract agreement brokered by the White House. Read more.
L.A. OFFICIALS OUT AMID RACISM SCANDAL: Los Angeles City Council President Nury Martinez stepped down, and the city’s top union boss, Los Angeles Labor Federation President Ron Herrera, resigned yesterday on the heels of a scandal sparked by leaked audio of the Latino leaders making racist remarks during a private conversation about redistricting last year. Read more.