This morning we woke up to learn about an attack in New Zealand on a Mosque- 49 are now dead. Also, there are renewed talks in Missouri about a gas tax. Read these stories here…
New Zealand Mosque Attack:
The shooters, who is being called a white supremacist, said he did this shooting to take revenge for all of the people in Europe who have been killed by terror attacks. 49 people are dead after the attack was live streamed on Facebook.
- At least 49 people are killed and 48 injured in multiple Christchurch mosque massacres involving an Australian terrorist, 28, who live-streamed himself opening fire on worshippers – as a man in his 20s is charged with murder. (Daily Mail)
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is drawing ire after her comments on Twitter about the shooting.
- AOC draws ire ripping ‘your thoughts and prayers’ after Christchurch mosque shootings. (Fox News)
- Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez on mosque shootings: ‘Prayers’ worthless, gun control needed. (Washington Times)
At 1st I thought of saying, “Imagine being told your house of faith isn’t safe anymore.”
But I couldn’t say “imagine.”
Because of Charleston.
What good are your thoughts & prayers when they don’t even keep the pews safe?pic.twitter.com/2mSw0azDN8
— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) March 15, 2019
Rep. Ilhan Omar:
Democrats may be eyeballing a candidate to run against Rep. Omar after all of her anti-semitic comments.
Missouri lawmakers are pushing the gas tax once again. This time not only would it increase, it would also be adjusted for inflation- so the price would continually go up without having to as us for approval.
- Libla proposes fuel tax increase spread over multiple years. (Missouri Times)
Missouri Personal Property:
There is a movement to remove personal property tax in Missouri. The people behind this movement are hoping to get it on the ballot in November of 2020.
- Stopp2020. (Facebook)