Wednesday lawmakers passed H.J.R. 69/S.J.R. 18, which will rescind a rule put forth by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to protect predators — endangered wolverines, grizzlies, coyote and wolves from types of hunting that are not in keeping with “fair chase”.
It’s a great idea to beautify the downtown area, making it possible for traffic to flow smoothly and pedestrians to cross streets safely while encouraging more commerce in the downtown area. Some of the improvements noted from the plan are counter to this goal, however.
There are a multitude of figures floating around about President Trump’s proposed national budget. These figures are huge and difficult to translate into Albany County residents’ daily lives.
According to Americans for the Arts, the nonprofit arts industry generates $22.3 billion in federal, state, and local tax revenues annually — a yield well beyond their collective $4 billion in arts allocations.
When will the American Government learn? Oil pipelines are not safe. This nation has the worst record in the world when it comes to oil spills and oil pipeline failure. Since 1995, we have had 2,000 significant oil-related accidents. The only other country that even comes close is Canada, an…