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    Congressional Repubilcans supporting the stunningly incompetent and unqualified Herschel Walker for senate have proven once again they care nothing for country but only for their own political power. Sincere voters for Walker, in the name of partisian loyalty, show a willingness to ignore th…

      On the surface, the holiday retail season is off to a great start. Almost 200 million U.S. shoppers turned out in person and online from Thanksgiving Day to Cyber Monday, and holiday retail sales are expected to rise between 6% and 8% from last year to nearly $1 trillion. Amazon reported its most successful launch of a holiday shopping season ever.

        OPINION: "We are at a tipping point; our housing crisis, a struggling economy, and surging homelessness need to be urgently addressed at scale, or we risk a problem so large it will take years and decades to recover from," writes Zach Yentzer, a candidate for mayor of Tucson in the 2023 election. 

          As the days grow shorter and darkness comes earlier, I want to encourage pedestrians and bicycle riders in and around Tucson to make sure they are visible. Those wearing dark clothing can often not easily be seen. Light colored clothing and reflective articles increase visibility, and make t…

          Imagine if Philadelphia were totally blacked out for a dozen hours daily, with no water or heat and no electricity or cellphone coverage. Imagine if high-rise apartment dwellers, including the elderly and moms with babies, had to lug water and food to upper floors because the elevators weren't working. Imagine if surgeons at local hospitals had to operate by generator, and cars had to drive in total darkness while pedestrians navigated by flashlight.

          On the surface, the holiday retail season is off to a great start. Almost 200 million U.S. shoppers turned out in person and online from Thanksgiving Day to Cyber Monday, and holiday retail sales are expected to rise between 6% and 8% from last year to nearly $1 trillion. Amazon reported its most successful launch of a holiday shopping season ever.

          As this session of Congress winds down, it’s important to note its many achievements. The current Congress passed a bipartisan infrastructure package, bipartisan anti-gun violence reform and a COVID relief package. It made historic investments in climate change and health care while holding the former president accountable by exposing the truth behind the Jan. 6 insurrection.

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          Hobbs plan to tackle the housing crisis includes "a pilot program to provide legal aid for people facing eviction."

          The credulity of Trump's base outstrips naiveté; it is a recalcitrance of truth, itself. After following an incorrigible liar down his rabbit hole, they emerged in an alternate reality, where facts are 'fake news, and an investigative probe is a 'witch hunt'. In the real world, crime detecti…

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