Meanwhile in Michigan… Michigan charter schools got millions in taxpayer money for schools that never opened A federal program awarded $7.7 million to charters schools in Michigan that never opened. That's according to a report from the Network for Public See our original post at Facebook
I guess this means tracking pollution is no longer a priority on the federal level. Interested parties will now have to comb and compile data from nine different sites to track what this database used to track in one place. Trump Administration Removes Federal Database That Tracked Pollution TOXMAP, an interactive map that used various…
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https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/22/opinion/congress-insider-trading.html?fbclid=IwAR13b2NhMN56JPnUgf4mtn7ILO-YIF7OZJXXs4ekuEd-7j59gOd-YRbGr5U Obviously, our legislators should not be allowed to own or sell stocks. Opinion | Make Laws, Not Money Members of Congress should not be allowed to buy and sell stocks, or to serve on corporate boards. See our original post at Facebook
Miscalculations, and an unexpected victory from President Trump, have put abortion access at its most vulnerable point in decades. In a span of six months this year alone, states in the South and Midwest have passed a total of 58 restrictions. The left is on the defensive. Now it’s trying to recover.
The student loan portfolio has swelled over $1.5 trillion. Student loan forgiveness turned into a broken promise many teachers faced when accepting low-paying positions and incurring a debt some feel they were encouraged to undertake. Educators within the last decade are unable to extricate themselves despite adhering to the regulations of the forgiveness program.
We are all in this together. Poor, urban residents aren’t alone in facing hunger. Rural Americans are going hungry, too Just in time for Thanksgiving, the nonprofit Michigan Advance news service reported in November that nearly 14% of Michigan residents, or 1.3 million people, are struggling with food insecurity. Forget a holiday turkey. These people…
Lots of rhetoric online about what happens now that President Donald J. Trump has been impeached. Well, it's a great first step, but impeachment and removal are not the same thing. Check out this cool Infographic we came across which illustrates the process. #equalityingovernment #impeachtrump #impeachment #politics #government #wethepeople See our original post at Facebook
On this critically important day before the possible impeachment of a U.S. president, we just learned from a report on Indivisible’s site that some districts are receiving 3 times as many calls _against_ impeachment than for it.
IMPEACHMENT RALLIES: There are now nearly 600 Impeach and Remove rallies planned for this evening. Here is what we can expect: https://demcastusa.com/…/what-to-expect-at-a-political-ral…/ Let’s make sure we are signed up for one (or organizing one if none of them are near us): https://www.impeach.org/e…/impeach-and-remove-attend/search/ See our original post at Facebook