First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/1/19
2019
gouache, watercolor, graphite on paper
8 x 6"
Federal workers, burdened by shutdown (day 11), face Trump-ordered pay freeze, Abortion is legal in Ireland, Far-right leader Bolsonaro will be sworn in in Brazil, N.Y. swears In new Attorney General, Minimum wage is increased to $15.00/hr in NYC.
First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/2/19
2019
graphite on paper
6 x 5.5"
U.S. agents fire tear gas at migrants trying to cross Mexico border, NYC ban on styrofoam food containers takes effect, Kim Jong Un wants new summit with Trump, issues veiled warning, Federal employees union sues government over lack of pay during shutdown-day 12.
First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/3/19
2019
gouache, watercolor, color pencil, graphite on paper
6 x 5.5"
China becomes first country to land on far side of moon, News agency reports AmericanPaul Whelan charged with espionage in Russia, New congress convenes with record number of women, few Republicans, House is Democrat controlled, Shutdown day 13, talks fizzle.
First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/419
2019
graphite on paper
5.5 x 5"
116th Congress sworn in most diverse in in US history, Shutdown continues day 14, Justice Department investigating Zinke for possible lying to Inspector General.
First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/1/19
2019
gouache, watercolor, color pencil, graphite on paper
5.5 x 5"
Elizabeth Warren kicks off campaign for 2020 in Iowa, Day 15 shutdown, Trump calls strike, no end in sight, DeBlasio skeptical of Cuomo's plan to forestall shutdown of L train, NYC subway.
First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/6/19
2019
gouache, watercolor, graphite on paper
6 x 5.5"
Millions could face severe cuts to food stamps, national parks suffer (3 die) shutdown day 16, Bolton, in Israel, says U.S. withdrawal from Syria is conditional, Brazil's national police deployed to curb wave of unrest and criminal violence.
First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/7/19
2019
gouache, watercolor, graphite on paper
7.5 x 5.5"
On Friday Democrats in House introduced the For The People Act with solutions for voting inequity, political money, redistricting and ethics, Shutdown day 17, Friday pay threatened, Saudi woman barricaded herself in Thai hotel room to avoid deportation,Trump says militant suspected of USS Cole bombing is killed in U.S. airstrike on Yemen.
First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/8/19
2019
casein, gouache, watercolor, graphite on paper
6.4 x 5.4"
Florida law restoring the vote to former felons takes effect,Ruth Bader Ginsberg not on bench for Supreme Court oral arguments for first time, Shutdown day 18, Native Americans feel effect. Erdogan says US mistaken on Syrian Kurd fighters' safety, Bolton appears to contradict Trump on troop pullout.
First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/9/19
2019
casein, gouache, watercolor, graphite on paper
8 x 6"

Democrats reject Trump's wall argument after his first Oval Office address, fact checkers find many discrepancies in his speech, Mayor de Blasio announces health care for all NYC residents, Lin-Manuel Miranda and 'Hamilton' partners save a Manhattan's Drama Bookstore, Shutdown day 19, no clear path to resolution.

First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/10/19
2019
color pencil, graphite on paper
6 x 5.5"
Surprise winner of Congolese election is an opposition leader, Shutdown day 20-Trash piles up in national parks, (7 have died,) TSA officers are quitting- passenger safety threat, FDA routine food inspection halted, Behind Stewart-Cousins Democrats take control of Albany.
First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/11/19
2019
ink, ink wash, graphite on paper
6 x 5.5"
Pompeo's Cairo speech is met with skepticism about Trump policies, as U.S. starts withdrawing troops from Syria amid confusion over plan, Shutdown day 21, 800,000 furloughed federal workers will not receive paychecks.
First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/12/19
2019
color pencil, graphite on paper
6 x 5.5"

The partial shutdown is the longest in US history, day 22.

First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/13/19
2019
gouache, watercolor, graphite on paper
6 x 5.5"

Ministers plead with MPs to back Theresa May's Brexit deal, Pompeo is in Qatar, Shutdown day 23, Former HUD secretary Julián Castro launches presidential campaign.


First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/14/19
2019
gouache, watercolor, graphite on paper
7.5 x 5.5"

House foreign affairs committee Elliot Engel pushes to hold hearings on Trump-Putin relationship, their series of secret meetings are reported, Los Angeles teachers, country’s second largest teachers union, are moving forward with a strike, Shutdown day 24, forest fire preparation in jeopardy, Ninth weekend of gilets jaunes protests France.

First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/15/19
2019
gouache, watercolor, graphite on paper
6 x 5.5"

Strike continues in LA as thousands of teachers picket in pouring rain, Thousands gather to mourn the murder of popular liberal Polish mayor, House GOP leaders move to strip Rep. Steve King of committee assignments, Shutdown -Day 25, FEMA affected.


First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/16/19
2019
gouache, watercolor, graphite on paper
6 x 5.5"

Trump administration to remove 2020 citizenship question from census, Attack on luxury hotel in Nairobi kills 14 civilians, Old Tappan Zee Bridge-planned explosion.


First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/17/19
2019
gouache, watercolor, color pencil, graphite on paper
7.5 x 7”

Islamic State claims responsibility for suicide bombing in Syria, four Americans among the dead, Andrew Wheeler grilled at Senate hearing for EPA chair asked about his belief in climate change, Shut down -day 27 federal workers suffering, Federal watch dog finds government ignored emoluments clause with Trump Hotel, Yes men publish fake Washington post, target BlackRock with hoax letter, Pelosi tells Trump shutdown makes his State of the Union a security risk.

First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/18/19
2019
casein, gouache, watercolor, graphite on paper
6 x 5.5"

Trump retaliates derails trip to Afghanistan by Pelosi, BuzzFeed reports Trump directed Cohen to lie to Congress regarding Moscow real estate, 3 officers acquitted in covering up for colleague in police shooting of Laquan McDonald, Shutdown day 28.


First Radio HeadlineS Heard of the Day Drawing Project 1/19/19
2019
gouache, watercolor, graphite on paper
6 x 5.5"

Mueller‘s office disputes BuzzFeed report that Trump told Cohen to lie to Congress, Women’s marches begin with indigenous peoples marches the country, Shutdown day 29, Giant fireball reportedly From illegal gas tapping kills 21 in Mexico, Former Chicago cop gets 81 months for 2014 murder.