This news comes on Matthew Whitaker's 103rd day of his age. 103, the 27th prime
Today's date has 49 numerology. 2/8/2019 = 2+8+20+19 = 49
Notice Whitaker is 49-years-old.
As for why we're hearing from Barbara Boxer, retired, it is because of the date, August 2.
August 2 can be written 8/2, or 2/8.
Keep in mind today is the 39th day of the year.
Federal = 39; Masonry = 39; Secrecy = 39