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Given those entrenched factors, taking back House control looks like a four year proposition, if not longer, for Democrats. Yes, the argument can be made (and has been made by Pelosi allies) that a) there are at least a dozen GOP held seats in places like New York, Florida and even Texas that are totally winnable in two years time, and b) no one expected Democrats to re take the House after the 2004 election, but less than two years later, they did. All true.
She cites a key law enforcement roadblock: Witnesses to crimes usually don’t trust police to protect them. So, prosecution becomes futile, and criminals walk free. But if people get to know and respect their neighborhood cops, they are much more likely to cooperate.
GONZALES: Well, the Tehama County Sheriff’s Office says they believe they’ve identified the shooter, but they’re not saying who he is outside of him being an adult male. They can’t say pending notification of next of kin. The assistant sheriff, Johnston, also said that one of the first victims who was killed was a woman who had filed a temporary restraining order against the shooter earlier this year..
The Redskins also have a team rule this year that (broadcast) media members cannot talk to players until they have their shirts on. So reporters generally stay away from players unless they’re just about fully dressed. No one has enough time to waste standing around and waiting for someone to get dressed..
Results: The tobacco industry has continued to market their products despite severe restrictions on legal marketing activity. They made careful plans to circumvent regulation well in advance. In preparation for bans, they chose and strengthened existing brands to enable their continued success in a dark market and prepared the consumer for bans by increasing their spending on below the line activities.
Against the scandal of migrant children unaccounted for is another scandal: that our nation has lost track of so many of its own.For more than 20 years, I’ve been a foster parent. I’ve taken in babies and teenagers. I’ve opened my door to a child holding a garbage bag full of their belongings, loved children through their losses and felt my own heart blossom as they healed.