NTD News Today Full Broadcast (April 5)

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Prosecutors in Former President Donald Trump’s case are asking for a January trial date. NTD speaks to Robert Henneke, the executive director and general counsel of the Texas Public Policy Foundation and a former Texas prosecutor, who questions the timing of District Attorney Bragg’s prosecution.

A North Carolina Democrat is switching parties. The change has created a GOP super-majority in both chambers of the state legislature.

Chicago has elected a new mayor. Progressive Democrat Brandon Johnson was voted in on Tuesday, after he defeated Paul Vallas in a runoff between two Democrats to take over a city grappling with crimes.

Topics in this episode include:

1. Analysis: DA Bragg’s Incomplete Accusation
2. Trump Responds to Charges: DA Has ‘No Case’
3. Stormy Daniels Must Pay Trump $122,000
4. Court Rejects Another COVID-19 Vax Mandate
5. Tennessee GOP Aims to Expel 3 Democrats Over Capitol Protest
6. New Chicago Mayor Faces Crime and School Woes
7. Wis. Elects Liberal to State Supreme Court
8. FL Senate Passes 6-Week Abortion Ban
9. NC Dem’s Party Switch Creates Super-Majority
10. OH Gov.: Distracted Driving Law to Save Lives
11. Bill Would Require Yearly Dyslexia Screenings
12. EPA to Spend $3 Billion to Find, Replace Lead Pipes
13. Hawaii Considered Charging Ecotourism Fee
14. Miami Heat Shed ‘FTX’ from Arena Name
15. Cash App Founder Stabbed in San Francisco
16. 140 Illegal Immigrants Found in Stash Houses
17. Obrador Seeks CCP Help With Fentanyl
18. Putin: U.S. Backing of Revolution Led to War
19. Restoring Faces Disfigured by War
20. Too Few Prosthetics Clinicians in Ukraine
21. Husband of Former Scottish Leader Arrested
22. Law Enforcement Takes Down Dark Web Operation
23. French Gov’t to Reinstate Unvaxed Workers
24. Norway Weighs Power Sources
25. Modular Homes in Cambridge Help the Homeless
26. Manchester 1st UK City With a Tourist Tax
27. Southwest Offering to Fly a Friend for Free
28. Mountain Rescue Dogs Train for Avalanches
29. Sumatran Tiger Cubs Enjoy ‘Rough & Tumble’
30. Ramses the Great Exhibition Opens in Paris
31. 5 Things That Fight Depression
32. Super Speedy Mom Shatters the Competition

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