On family separation: ‘The worst nightmare I can imagine for a child’ on the dangers of family separation Louis Kraus, the chief of child psychiatry at Rush University Medical Center, said the separation of migrant children from their families could have severe effects. Louis Kraus, a child psychiatrist at Rush University Medical Center, said the separation of migrant children from their families could have severe effects. Martin Washington Post and Science and Science news affairs issues america states welfare politics separation Georges Washington Post and Science Martin Georges.
In hindsight, Bush had another option which now seems obvious at the White House. He could have landed in New Orleans, stayed at the airport, talked to a few leaders and citizens, expressed his concern for the city and the entire region, and then flown to Washington without having interfered with emergency operations. His appearance on the ground would have prevented the unfair criticism that he’d settled for a fly over because he didn’t care about blacks..
Thanks for getting back. Hope for the best. There are also a lot of competitive schools in our area. The legislation, pushed by Sen. Chuck Schumer, a Democrat, would require states to ban texting or e mailing while operating a moving vehicle or lose 25 percent of their annual federal highway funding.”It’s like driving with your eyes closed,” said Sen.LaHood declined to endorse Schumer’s bill, saying simply that the administration would work with Congress. Many states have questioned the use of so called “sanctions” against states that do not pass laws sought by Congress, especially during tough economic times.”The words ‘federal mandate’ and ‘federal sanctions’ do not play well,” said Bruce Starr, an Oregon state senator who attended the conference.Eighteen states and the federal enclave of Washington, already have passed laws making texting while driving illegal, and seven states and the Washington have banned driving while talking on a handheld cell phone, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.Many safety groups have urged a nationwide ban on using any handheld mobile devices while behind the wheel.The conference attracted families of victims of accidents caused by distracted driving, who urged the government to take a strong stance against cell phone use in vehicles, whether it includes a handsfree device or not.
Instead of trying to establish giant bases reminiscent of the Cold War, however, Pentagon officials said they want to maintain a light footprint. “In each one of these cases, the core decision and discussion is about how we work better with our friends and allies. Military out of its sprawling naval base at Subic Bay in 1992 after lawmakers rejected a new treaty.