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Supreme Court Ruling On Independent Commission Redistricting Is a Start But Not Whole Answer

The Supreme Court ruled that the independent redistricting commission in Arizona was legal.  The legislature, led by Republicans challenged it because they felt that it took away too many “safe districts” to “toss-up.”  They claimed that it was only the legislature’s responsibility to draw up redistricting. 413 more words

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A Hot Dog Isn't Cool!

Time to get out with the family (and likely a family pet or two) and enjoy recreational activities. The purpose of this article is to serve as a reminder of summer dangers for pets, so that all of the fun isn’t spoiled by an unsuspected emergency or illness. 450 more words

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Dry Lightning to Increase Wildfire Risk Across Western US, Canada

By Alex Sosnowski AccuWeather

The combination of excessive heat and dry thunderstorms in many areas will add to the wildfire threat in the western part of United States and Canada through much of July. 90 more words

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Todays Latest Earthquakes Worldwide Tuesday, 30 June 2015

Earthquake list: past 24 hours (only M>=2.5) (122 quakes)

Source: Volcano Discovery

Updated: Tue, 30 Jun 13:22 UTC (GMT) 367 more words

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The New War Against The Middle-Class Is About To Unfold With Overtime Rule Change Proposal.

In the last week the Supreme Court has ruled in favor of the Affordable Care Act, Same-sex marriage, and Independent Redistricting Committees in states like Arizona.  903 more words

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At What Point Do Our Nation’s Heroes Become Their Fellow Citizen’s Enemies

By Pat Henry – The Prepper Journal

Nations rise and fall as they have done since the beginning of time. Some fear that our nation, the United States of America, is preparing for the final spasm that could literally kick this country over the edge of oblivion and add our sad chapter to the larger story of the history of once great nations that self-destructed. 1,788 more words

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Heat Wave, Wildfire Threat to Last Into July for Western US

By Brian Lada – AccuWeather

Temperatures will continue to run well above normal across the western United States this week with this pattern lasting through the opening days of July. 124 more words

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