Kavanaugh Exes Come Out in Support, HACA Opens Section 8 Waiting List, China to Implement $60B in Tariffs on U.S. Goods

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Kavanaugh Exes Come Out in Support, HACA Opens Section 8 Waiting List, China to Implement $60B in Tariffs on U.S. Goods

September 18, 2018

Hour one of the Todd and Don Show:  

• Two former girlfriends of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh released a statement on Monday of support for the judge

• Austin’s Development Services Department are changing fees to fund an additional 50 employees to increase the department’s efficiency in dealing with a multitude of permits

• The Round Rock Express Baseball club has notified the Texas Rangers that they intend to seek a new Professional Development Contract for the 2018 season and beyond


Hour two of the Todd and Don Show:

• Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford will testify at a hearing to review the allegations of sexual assault

• TECH NEWS:

-The President will soon be able to send you message alerts on your phone in case of emergency

-Elon Musk announces the name of the first paying civilian to take a trip around the moon 

• Austin's Housing Authority reopens section 8 waiting list for the first time in 4 years


Hour three of the Todd and Don Show:

• Two bartenders in Galveston are being charged for overserving a woman alcohol that killed two cyclists

• A federal age discrimination complaint brought against IBM Corp. on Monday alleges the company systematically fired tens of thousands of older workers in recent years as part of an effort to recruit more millennials and “make the face of IBM younger.”

•The 70th Annual Emmys were held last night where HBO and Netflix tied for most awards at 23 each


Hour four of the Todd and Don Show:

• China says they will implement $60 billion in tariffs on goods from the United States starting September 24th

• An Austin woman is accused of pointing a gun at her neighbors and threatening to shoot them after one of them urinated on the side of her apartment complex

• The Austin School District is on the verge of renaming schools with ties to racist confederate leaders

 

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