While Congressional inaction may save us a bit of money now, poor health care for vulnerable children poses a cost to our social fabric that is both monetary and moral -larger health care costs in the future, lower educational attainment for students who are in poor health, and limited future success.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Satellites Twitter account tweeted this image Wednesday that shows just how much of a lake effect the Great Lakes had on snowfall across MI, lower Ontario and several Eastern states such as NY and Pennsylvania.
Family members provided an update on her condition Wednesday evening after the outspoken activist against police brutality had a heart attack on December 24. Erica has since become a leading activist for Black Lives Matter and has gained a loyal following and respect for her movement. "She's not gone, she's brain dead", Garner's heartbroken mother explained.
Jones, the first Democrat elected to the Senate from Republican bastion Alabama in 25 years, will be sworn in by Vice President Mike Pence on January 3 when Congress returns to Washington after the holiday break. Proof of actual voter fraud was thin, and it was unlikely that a federal judge would act on it to postpone the certification of the result. Doubtless, the Republican Party will do what it can to ensure that Roy Moore does not run again.
Steadfast Clinton supporters like Peter Daou expressed their outrage over the joke, decrying the reference to "knitting" as sexist. "Get over your mommy issues". Before tweeting claims that China is sending oil into North Korea , and that U.S. sales are at record levels, he sent out a tweet claiming Vanity Fair "looks like its on its last legs".
The U.S. stopped issuing non-immigrant visas in Turkey after a Turkish employee of the U.S. Consulate in Istanbul was arrested in October . In suspending visas, USA officials cited "recent events" that "forced the United States government to reassess the commitment of the government of Turkey".