Bushes Vs. Trump, NFL Vs. Zeke, Abbott Vs. Straus: Your Wednesday Evening News Roundup

Good evening. Here are some stories you may have missed today.Do you want to get this roundup via email? Sign up for our newsletters here.Former presidents Bush rebuke Trump's neo-Nazi stanceThe last two Republican presidents — George W. Bush and his father, George H.W. Bush — issued an implicit rebuke of the current president Wednesday, as party elders scrambled to limit the fallout from Donald Trump's stance on neo-Nazis."America must always reject racial bigotry, anti-Semitism, and hatred in all forms," read the statement issued by Bush aides from Kennebunkport, Maine, site of the Bush family compound.The Bushes have largely kept on the sidelines during the Trump presidency. The younger Bush, a Dallas resident, has maintained a strict policy of resisting the urge to inject himself into contemporary politics, deeming that unfair to the current national leader — whether that was Trump or, before him, Barack Obama.Calling oust: A Hispanic Texan and member of Trump's National Diversity Council is calling for him to boot Steve Bannon from the White House.Government shutdown: Faced with flurry of CEO exits, Trump disbanded two business advisory council, including one that featured Texas-based Dell Technologies, which had said CEO Michael Dell would keep his role in spite of the controversy.  Continue reading...

Copyright The Dallas Morning News
Contact Us