At one point, the negotiations were held up for more than a week over a disagreement about whether Democrats had to promise in writing that they wouldn blow up the filibuster. McConnell ended his request after moderate Democratic Sens. Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona said they had no plans to vote to eliminate the filibuster anytime soon..
Governor Arne Carlson has vetoed an economic development bill that would have allocated 20 million dollars for low income housing programs. Carlson said even though the bill included some worthwhile legislation, its total price tag of more than 38 million dollars was excessive. Kiersten Bansen coordinates the Minnesota Right to Housing Campaign.
Scientists say that while people who remain obese from childhood into adulthood were most at risk of dying, modest weight gains throughout a lifespan can increase the “probability of survival”. Experts said individuals who put on weight in later life often lived longer than those who remained trim. The findings were made following a study based on two generations of Americans followed over nearly seven decades.
You know that fire? The one blazing away just a jaunt and a half to the south? Turns out Mt. Wilson, home to an observatory where UC Berkeley and other schools are invested in astronomy projects, is in significant danger of going up in flames. Not that this is more important than people lives, or anything.
You know, when I was here, all those years ago, this was a very deadly place. Some of my soldiers operated here. Crossing the runway was actually extremely treacherous and a lot of people were killed. One thing that I found especially useful for current scenarios of COVID 19 is the heart rate and respiration rate monitoring. It provides you with data on your bpm or rpm and lets you know if they go out of healthy range. As per WHO, respiration > 30 rpm can be a sign of severe cases, so this feature is great not only to keep tabs on your overall health but also for people who are under quarantine as they can continuously monitor themselves.
Later, Mick called again as mandated by Dana, to try to make the fight with TJ and drop Ray. We told him that we didn’t think TJ would make the weight and the fight would be off since it would no longer be a title fight without TJ making weight. Mick said they guaranteed that TJ would make weight.
At ALRC Wednesday are two license applications the BP gas station on Atwood requests approval to add wine sales and Ian’s Pizza Garver wants to serve beer and wine. The ALRC will also get a briefing on the Alcohol Outlet Study. For those following the future of the Monona golf course, the Golf Subcommittee meets Thursday.