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About 1300 children die by firearms every year in the U.S.A.

“The majority of these children are boys 13 to 17 years old, African American in the case of firearm homicide, and white and American Indian in the case of firearm suicide.”

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HCV Two-Year Funding Tool Projections Revised

We have received word from an official at HUD that the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program funding tool projected prorations have been revised based on the… 52 more words

Affordable Housing

Trump signs Omnibus, insists on line item veto for all future Government spending bills (Full Video)

President Trump signed the 1.3 Trillion Omnibus spending bill, primarily to properly fund the Military.  However, he lambasted Congress for all of the “pork” added to the bill. 201 more words

Political Covfefe

Cantwell helps secure $25M increase in the Land and Water Conservation Fund

From Cantwell’s office:

As the top Democrat on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, Cantwell fought back against the Trump Administration’s proposal to eliminate the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF), the country’s most successful conservation program, and secured a $25 million increase in funding over last year’s levels.

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Puget Sound

Evrensel Daily: Turkish Parliament approved new law to regulate online broadcasting

Evrensel Daily: Turkish Parliament approved new law to regulate online broadcasting. “According to the new legislation, all broadcasters that want to provide radio, television, and other types of broadcasting services on the internet will have to obtain a licence from RTÜK, while broadcasters on other platforms will also require a transmission authorisation from RTÜK for their internet broadcasts. 15 more words

Security & Legal Issues

Puget Sound cleanup survives Trump attempt to kill it -Seattle PI.com

Glad to hear that we continue to get money for the clean up of Puget Sound, a project that will take probably as long as it’s taken to pollute it. 166 more words

Puget Sound