BREAKING: A federal judge in Texas has ruled that requiring insurance companies to cover PrEP violates plaintiffs' religious rights.
Plaintiffs had argued that PrEP "encourages homosexual behavior."
Today is #LaborDay. You can thank unions for:
✅ holiday pay
✅ 8 hour work day
✅ social security increase
✅ safety standards
✅ child labor laws
✅ the right to strike
✅ collective bargaining
A Pennsylvania-based creamery is recalling cheeses sold at Washington D.C.-area farmers markets over fears they may have been contaminated with Listeria after a routine sampling program revealed some of the finished products contained the bacteria. nbcnews.to/3PUE8mI
Tonight, in Mineral Wells, Texas
When a @GregAbbott_TX supporter laughs, yes, laughs out loud so everyone could hear, while Beto described the massacre of 19 children and 2 teachers in Uvalde, Beto quite appropriately lets loose with a MF.
It was a pretty good one too.
My fav. nonprofit is NourishNC, feeding bellies of 1000s of food insecure school kids in New Hanover County, NC. Families shop our new “MOM” monthly, making food choices for families. More families needing help means more food needed nourishnc.org#OpportunityWithMarcus
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SCOTUS this week:
- Only states can regulate abortion
- States can’t regulate firearms
- The Environmental Protection Agency can’t protect the environment
- States have power over Indian Country
- Miranda rights aren’t *really* necessary
What an unmitigated disaster.
NEW: Extremist republicans across the nation are trying to eliminate fundamental American freedoms.
Time to fight back.
-Voters will now have the chance to amend the state’s constitution to enshrine the right to choose.
-Signed a NEW Exec Order that protects women coming to CA
Almost every long-time genealogist we know has found records like these over the years, in our clients' family trees and in our own family trees.
Based on the news that broke tonight, it looks like there will be more records pretty soon.
.@ChrisMurphyCT: "I just really worry that there is something rotting in the American core that is making us numb to this slaughter. I think we are on the verge of just thinking that this is normal and losing our sense of outrage."
In just 60 seconds, I listed the dozens of common-sense, hugely-popular Democratic bills that House Republicans have voted against: from baby formula money to free hearing aids to background checks to $1400 checks to many more.
Watch/share my #minuterant:
In the coming months we’re going to need more pro-choice city councilmembers, state legislators, and district attorneys working to protect out right to choose.
Consider running. We’ll help: bit.ly/ROERUNRFS