Day: March 7, 2018

HUD Changes Mission Statement

HUD Secretary Ben Carson is changing the agency’s mission statement, removing promises of inclusive and discrimination-free communities. The new mission statement reads: HUD’s mission is to ensure Americans have access to fair, affordable housing and opportunities to achieve self-sufficiency, thereby strengthening our communities and nation.   I like it.

Trump Administration Sues California

  The Trump administration is suing to block California laws that extend protections to people living in the US illegally. California SB 54 stops local law enforcement from telling Immigration and Customs when they will release certain individuals and from facilitating their transfer unless the individuals have committed certain crimes. […]

Frozen Sea Food

Last week’s cold snap caused the death of thousands of sea creatures on Britain’s coastline. A three degree drop in sea temperature caused the creatures to hunker down and reduce their levels of activity. “This makes them vulnerable to rough seas – they become dislodged by large waves and wash […]