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    Lawmakers are coming for your single-use plastics: An ambitious measure that would institute a broad ban on single-use plastics in Hawaii ― including plastic bottles, utensils and straws ― is gaining traction at the state Legislature despite widespread concern among businesses.

    Lawmakers are coming for your single-use plastics: An ambitious measure that would institute a broad ban on single-use plastics in Hawaii ― including plastic bottles, utensils and straws ― is gaining traction at the state Legislature despite widespread concern among businesses. View Reddit by honolulu_oahu_mod – View Source More

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    Plastic bags are out. Plastic straws are on their way out. Now Hawaii lawmakers want to take things a big step further. They’re considering an outright ban on all sorts of single-use plastics common in the food and beverage industry, from plastic bottles to plastic utensils to plastic containers.

    Plastic bags are out. Plastic straws are on their way out. Now Hawaii lawmakers want to take things a big step further. They’re considering an outright ban on all sorts of single-use plastics common in the food and beverage industry, from plastic bottles to plastic utensils to plastic containers. View Reddit by honolulu_oahu_mod – View Source More

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    Eric Trump attacks ‘incompetent’ lawmakers for his dad’s golf club hiring undocumented workers

    (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeOut(); }, number_hide_ads * 1000); } })(jQuery); Eric Trump was deeply offended by The Washington Post’s explosive revelation that his dad’s New York golf club had been abruptly firing undocumented immigrant workers during the recent government […] More

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    Lawmakers are pushing gadget manufacturers with Right to Repair | Inhabitat

    The amount of electronics that we are throwing away each year is growing at an exponential rate, and this toxic trash is hazardous to both people and the planet. What are we supposed to do when our smartphones or other gadgets stop working? According to lawmakers in the United States and Europe, there is one option that should be available instead of getting rid of them— fixing them. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); […] More

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    Nancy Pelosi slams Steve Mnuchin for “wasting” lawmakers’ time

    Washington — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed a classified briefing given Thursday by Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin as “stiff competition” for “one of the worst classified briefings we have received from the Trump administration.” (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-5’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); } if ( number_hide_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { […] More

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    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s response to the Trump wall speech revealed why she threatens both Democrats and Republicans — Of all the voices we heard from on Tuesday night, the freshman lawmaker’s was by far the most compelling. And she’s not going anywhere.

    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s response to the Trump wall speech revealed why she threatens both Democrats and Republicans — Of all the voices we heard from on Tuesday night, the freshman lawmaker’s was by far the most compelling. And she’s not going anywhere. View Reddit by progressive-alliance – View Source More

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