The Georgia Senate Race isn't looking too Peachy for Democrats
Uniic Media Newsletter - Friday - July 8, 2022
Biden is set to sign an Executive Order Today that Protects Abortion Rights
An executive order aimed at protecting abortion rights will be signed today. Biden is set to sign off on the order during a Roosevelt room ceremony this morning. The executive order will push Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Bacerra to take the steps necessary to ensure access to abortions and expand access "to the full range of reproductive health services.”
Services will include emergency contraception and long-acting reversible contraception like intrauterine devices (IUDs).
Georgia Senate Race is getting Interesting
New polling indicates the Georgia race between Herschel Walker and incumbent Senator Raphael Warnock is neck-and-neck. Walker currently leads Warnock by a 49 to 47 (percentages) vote. However, both candidates in the polling received negative favorability ratings.
Democrats have their targets set on the Georgia Senate seat this year with the power in Congress hanging in the balance. With issues stirring considering the midterms and President Biden’s approval, Democrats will have to prep for an all-out battle.
Shinzo Abe, the former Japanese Prime Minister, Assassinated during a Campaign Speech
Shinzo Abe, Japan’s former Prime Minister, has been assassinated during a campaign speech on the street in Nara, Japan. Earlier today, Japan’s PM Fumio Kishida gave an emotional, heartfelt press conference where he said Abe was in “severe condition” and he hopes he will survive.
Abe was initially taken from the scene unconscious and in cardiac arrest.
What to Watch in Today’s U.S. Jobs Report
Recession, Recession, Recession is the common news that we can’t seem to escape. Today’s United States employment report will be one that is over-examined by investors, workers, and even politicians to scope out ANY and ALL signs of the “strongest job market in generations” running out of gas.
What to Watch?
Record Private Employment
Shifts in Demographics
The State Senate Republicans of Pennsylvania Push Constitutional Amendment on Abortion
Republican State Senators in Pennsylvania have outvoted Democrats to advance a proposal to add language to the State’s Constitution stating explicitly that the document DOES NOT GUARANTEE any rights to abortions or public funding for abortions. The package of amendments also included requirements for voters to present their ID at polling booths.