Solano County approved for immediate opening of retail stores, shopping malls, swap meets, and restaurants

Solano County expands reopening: dine-in restaurants, shopping malls OK’d by state San Francisco Chronicle, Matt Kawahara May 20, 2020 Solano County has received state approval to move ahead with reopening, allowing dine-in restaurants, schools and other businesses to resume operations. The California Department of Public Health endorsed Solano County’s variance report on Wednesday night, county … Continue reading Solano County approved for immediate opening of retail stores, shopping malls, swap meets, and restaurants

Canada Orders Immediate Ban on Assault Weapons in Wake of Deadly Mass Shooting

PM Justin Trudeau said the government had been in the process of introducing the ban when its agenda was overturned by the pandemic. New York Times, by Ian Austen, May 1, 2020 OTTAWA — Nearly two weeks after the deadliest mass shooting in Canada’s history, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday introduced an immediate ban … Continue reading Canada Orders Immediate Ban on Assault Weapons in Wake of Deadly Mass Shooting

Campbell wanted to sue immediately over push poll; Largaespada defends himself

Repost from the Vallejo Times-Herald [BenIndy Editor: I believe that no current Benicia City Council candidate was involved in nor favors push polls. But the reason for Valero to smear one candidate and lift another is clear. Valero can’t be unaware that Mr. Largaespada stood firm with Valero and against the will of the people during … Continue reading Campbell wanted to sue immediately over push poll; Largaespada defends himself

HUFFINGTON POST: Top 5 Reasons To Ban Oil Trains Immediately

Repost from the Huffington Post Top 5 Reasons To Ban Oil Trains Immediately By Todd Paglia, Executive Director, Stand.Earth (formerly ForestEthics), 06/29/2016 01:32 pm ET On Friday, June 3rd, a crude oil train traveled through the scenic Columbia River Gorge, a national treasure and one of the most beautiful spots in a country blessed with … Continue reading HUFFINGTON POST: Top 5 Reasons To Ban Oil Trains Immediately