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Earth Day and you’re Invited

By at April 22, 2011 | 1:41 pm | 0 Comment

Earth Day and you’re Invited

The greenest of green days is actually the brainchild of Gaylord Nelson. Nelson conceived the idea while representing Wisconsin as a U.S. Senator. War protests and an oil spill along a California coastline inspired Nelson’s brilliant thought.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at April 22, 2011 | 10:40 am | 1,332 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of RTC Minute; Philip Gimson can not let go of the tax season and the inequity it brings. In Japan, a plan to build 100,000 temporary homes to ease the burden for most of the folks still living out of shelters, and its Earth Day – so do good for you, and the environment.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at March 22, 2011 | 11:08 am | 0 Comment

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; workers at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant returned on Tuesday to find water in a fuel rod pool near boiling point. The Department of Environmental Protection in Pennsylvania has ordered the immediate shutdown of a waste water hauling company near Pittsburgh, following allegations that it has illegally been dumping contaminated gas drilling water. And today is World Water Day.

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Put Down the Bottle and Celebrate World Water Day

By at March 22, 2011 | 11:03 am | 34 Comments

Put Down the Bottle and Celebrate World Water Day

Today is World Water Day — a day the United Nations wants people to think about water and ways to preserve it. A group in Maryland will observe it with a protest over bottled water.

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Questionable ethics in the air and on the ground

By at October 22, 2010 | 3:51 pm | 2 Comments

Questionable ethics in the air and on the ground

The way Republicans have sized up the race — it’s their best shot in years – – to return the 116th District back to the red zone. Democratic House Majority Leader Todd Eachus (pictured to the left) has occupied the seat since 1996, and he made one of those kinds of gaffes that can put an incumbent […]

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