Sunday, August 13, 2017

The radical idea behind Trump’s EPA rollbacks - POLITICO

The radical idea behind Trump’s EPA rollbacks - POLITICO: "The Trump administration isn’t just pushing to dramatically shrink the Environmental Protection Agency, chop a third of its budget and hobble its regulatory powers. It’s also trying to permanently limit the EPA’s mission — while portraying doing so as a return to the agency's roots."  'via Blog this'

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Trump fails to condemn white supremacists in statement on Charlottesville violence - POLITICO


Trump fails to condemn white supremacists in statement on Charlottesville violence - POLITICO: "President Donald Trump declined to condemn the violent actions and protests of white supremacists on Saturday, who had converged on Charlottesville, Va., en masse to protest the removal of a statue of a Confederate general."  'via Blog this'

Charlottesville - Hate versus Anti-Racism. Hates wins, one dead!!

'Beautiful Moment Ripped Away' As Car Plows Into Anti-Racist Group In Charlottesville, 1 Dead | HuffPost


'Beautiful Moment Ripped Away' As Car Plows Into Anti-Racist Group In Charlottesville, 1 Dead | HuffPost: "Anti-racist protesters shared a “beautiful” moment together before terror struck when a car plowed into the massive crowd of people demonstrating against a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. One person died and 19 others were injured in the incident."

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Brennan Gilmore (@brennanmgilmore) | Twitter

Brennan Gilmore (@brennanmgilmore) | Twitter:



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Thursday, July 20, 2017

Body cam video shows police officer planting drugs, attorneys say - CBS News


Body cam video shows police officer planting drugs, attorneys say - CBS News: "Police are investigating if the officer planted the second set of drugs there or if he was recreating the discovery when his body camera was rolling.

"It's certainly a possibility that we're looking into, to see if the officers, in fact, replaced drugs that they had already discovered to document the discovery with their body-worn cameras on," said Baltimore Police Department Commissioner Kevin Davis."  'via Blog this'

Video Appears to Show Baltimore Police Officer Planting Drugs - The New York Times


Video Appears to Show Baltimore Police Officer Planting Drugs - The New York Times: "A Baltimore police officer has been suspended and charges against a suspected drug dealer were dropped after a body-camera recording emerged that defense lawyers said appeared to show an officer planting a bag of illicit drugs at the scene of an arrest in January."  'via Blog this'

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Senate GOP Health Bill Would Raise Out-of-Pocket Costs in Every State

Senate GOP Health Bill Would Raise Out-of-Pocket Costs in Every State: "Senate Republicans are having a tough time agreeing on a plan to replace the Affordable Care Act. For some senators, there's at least one big red flag in the proposed bill: Out-of-pocket costs for most people in the individual marketplace would skyrocket."

Virginia $3.6K

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AAIC 2017


AAIC 2017: "Stressful Life Experiences Age the Brain by Four Years, African Americans Most at Risk  "  'via Blog this'

The Kodiak Kickback: the quiet payoff for an Alaska senator in the Senate health bill - Vox


The Kodiak Kickback: the quiet payoff for an Alaska senator in the Senate health bill - Vox: "Buried in Senate Republicans’ new health care bill is a provision to throw about $1 billion at states where premiums run 75 percent higher than the national average.

Curiously, there’s just one state that meets this seemingly arbitrary designation: Alaska."  'via Blog this'