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Faith, family, football make up Carr brothers’ ‘Chalk Talk’ in Modesto

Citizens of the Raider Nation who flooded Modesto Centre Plaza on Friday night to hear Derek and David Carr talk football got plenty of that, and more. The NFL quarterback brothers – Derek with the Raiders, of course, and David now an NFL Network analyst after playing with the Texans, Panthers, 49ers and Giants – also spoke during the Chalk Talk program about two other F’s that matter even more to them: faith and family.


Can Republicans govern if they can’t keep a promise they’ve made for 7 years?

Republicans exulted in November when they won the White House and both congressional chambers, promising aggressive moves on health care, taxes and immigration. But a spectacular stumble by House Speaker Paul Ryan and President Donald Trump on repealing Obamacare and passing a new health bill begs the question of whether the party will be able to get anything done if it can’t deliver on that promise.