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Bridging Our Partisan Divide Is Essential to Fixing U.S. Infrastructure

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) released a report card for American Infrastructure again this past year and gave it a D+. When compared with other modern nations, and with our own development from years past, the state of American infrastructure was one grade above failing. Keep in mind that another report, released in…

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The EPA is Evaluating Asbestos: Make Your Voice Heard for Mesothelioma Awareness Day

Asbestos, a notorious carcinogen, is responsible for over 107,000 deaths across the world every single year, and 15,000 of those are Americans. Formed by a combined group of minerals that occur naturally in soils and rocks, asbestos is predominantly silicon and oxygen, and these fibers can be incredibly useful since they are strong, heat-resistant and…

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How Trump’s Elimination of Government Regulations Will Affect Your Consumerism Habits

Donald Trump campaigned heavily on the promise to cut federal regulations. He spoke of eliminating two regulations for any new regulation added. Recently, he told business owners that he could foresee cutting regulations by 75% or even more. He did not spell out exactly how he plans to achieve this, but as usual, he seemed…

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Could Millennials’ Coffee Addiction Be Threatened by Climate Change?

Whether it’s because of their overwhelming schedules or the media’s romanticized portrayal of coffee drinking, millennials have become obsessed with coffee. However, with the changing climate throughout the world, the main ingredient of coffee is in jeopardy. Growing coffee beans is getting more difficult in the warmer temperatures and unpredictable rainfall, meaning your go-to morning…