MONEY: Much of her fundraising comes from out of state and pharmaceutical drug companies are one of her biggest supporters. Under her leadership, Oregon has one of the highest rates of prescription opioid misuse in the nation. Her other behemoth… Read More ›
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Not Self-Driving Cars: Let’s Call Them What They Are
For the self-driven car industry to flourish, human-driven cars will have to be illegal. Are you ready to part with your right to drive?
Vote Yes on Prop 37: The California Right To Know Genetically Engineered Food Act
A few facts about GMOs: A genetically modified organism (GMO) is an organism whose genetic material has been altered to include a new gene or set of genes. An example is a transgenic organism, an organism that has received DNA… Read More ›
Should Politicians Regulate Our Sugar Habit?
Florida Republican State Senator Ronda Storms is no stranger to controversial legislation. She’s the mind behind the 2004 sterilize-a-pedophile bill. In the case of regulating sugar for those on food stamps (who also happen to be the unhealthiest among us),… Read More ›
Food Lobbyists: 1, American Children: 0
Here’s a bit of Sunday humor. Seth Meyers and Kermit the Frog do a nice job analyzing Congress’s recent contribution to school lunches in a skit on Saturday Night Live: http://www.hulu.com/watch/302529/saturday-night-live-weekend-update-really-with-seth-and-kermit Why would Congress do something like this? Oh, you… Read More ›