February 22, 2016

News Notes

In Ohio, more than half the providers of legal abortion have had to shut down since Gov. John Kasich took office in 2011. 

True or not, gay rumors about Rubio aren't going to help him in the campaign.

Ohio Gov. John Kasich signed a bill  to take away government funding from Planned Parenthood in Ohio,

As cars have been getting better, the number of people killed in cars has been dropping for years, down 20 percent since 2000. But in the last year they have spiked like mad, up 9.3 percent in the first nine months of 2015.

Three-fourths of Republicans participating in Saturday’s South Carolina GOP primary say they support presidential hopeful Donald Trump’s proposal to ban all Muslims from entering the U.S., according to an exit poll.

L.A. County since 2000 has had more than 1,300 police shootings.


Dan Lynch said...

Re: car accidents. Miles driven is way up due to low gas prices. Also speed limits.

Anonymous said...

Excellent point raised regarding miles driven.
Additionally, it might be suggested that we are also arriving at a point where the relatively recent trend in cutbacks to driver education in public schools is starting become manifest in unsafer highways. Combine that with the massive cuts in highway infrastructure spending and the situation portends ill.