Posted inPolicy Topics

Transportation providers endanger health of traveling public in rush to abandon masking

The sud­den pol­i­cy shift, made with absolute­ly no regard for the poten­tial adverse impacts on immuno­com­pro­mised pas­sen­gers, chil­dren, or those not wish­ing to trav­el in mask option­al envi­ron­ments, is yet anoth­er devel­op­ment that will like­ly help pro­long the pan­dem­ic — with dead­ly and omi­nous consequences.

Posted inHolidays

President Joe Biden returning to the PNW for Earth Day, will stop in Portland and Seattle

This will be Biden’s first trip to Wash­ing­ton and Ore­gon as Pres­i­dent. Biden has already been to Ida­ho as Pres­i­dent, stop­ping in Boise for a vis­it as part of anoth­er trip out west that he took last year. Biden was most recent­ly in Seat­tle in 2019 dur­ing a pre-pan­dem­ic fundrais­ing swing as part of his pres­i­den­tial campaign.