The Department of Veterans Affairs announced plans on Monday to begin revising how it grants disability benefits for veterans who lived at Camp Lejeune, a Marine Corps base in North Carolina, during the 30-plus years that toxic chemicals tainted the base’s drinking water. Click Here to read the full story.
Good friend and blues Hall of Fame musician Jimmy Lloyd Rea passed away early this morning at the age of 63 at a Nampa, Idaho hospital. Rea and his band, the Switchmasters performed at blues festivals across the country. They had been scheduled to play this summer at the Hells Canyon Motorcycle Rally. Jimmy was […]
You have heard us talking about the TSCA reform bill introduce by Senators Vitter and Udall and how weak their proposal is. This legislation recently passed the Environment and Public Works Committee 15-5 with all amendments that would strengthen the bill voted down. Senator Boxer is a true champion for the health of our environment […]