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New Bill Would Forgive Student Debt for Residents of Washington DC

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 10:30am 10/5/2017 at 10:30am

It’s like the Hunger Games. People who live in the city of power get special perks.

The Daily Caller reports:

Student Loan Debt Could Be Forgiven For DC Residents

Up to five years of student loan debt could be forgiven for Washington, D.C. residents, if a bill introduced Tuesday by a council member...

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After Seattle’s Gun Tax: Lost Jobs, Little Revenue, More Violent Crime

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 3:30pm 6/17/2017 at 3:30pm
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Although Seattle’s gun tax was supposed to bring in $300,000 to $500,000, it’s brought in less than $200,000.  The money was supposed to be used to “study” gun violence and to somehow lower the cost to...

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Coalition of States and Cities Join “United States Climate Alliance”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 11:50am 6/3/2017 at 11:50am
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On Thursday, President Trump announced the great news that he is withdrawing the U. S. from the Paris Climate Agreement, and the response across the internet was predictable.  On Friday, dozens of states and cities announced that they had established a “United States Climate Alliance” to meet the U. S.’s commitment...

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Washington State Nuclear Waste Site Tunnel Collapses

http://www.king5.com/news/local/hanford/tunnel-collapses-at-hanford-no-radiation-released-officials-say/438227872
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 5:30pm 5/10/2017 at 5:30pm
http://www.king5.com/news/local/hanford/tunnel-collapses-at-hanford-no-radiation-released-officials-say/438227872

Hanford Nuclear Reservation made plutonium for nuclear weapons for decades and is now the largest depository of radioactive defense waste that must be cleaned. There was an emergency situation at this site in Washington state after a tunnel full of highly contaminated materials collapsed.

Officials say a collapsed patch of ground above...

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