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Clarence Thomas and his billionaire benefactor

By Michael Waldman, The Los Angeles Times, April 25, 2023 On Thursday, ProPublica revealed that a right-wing billionaire has secretly funded a lavish lifestyle for Justice Clarence Thomas. Then on Friday, a federal judge in Texas tried to block the use around the country of mifepristone, the medication used in half of all abortions. These

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Opinion

AG Moody defends fossil fuel industry, not Florida

By Pam McVety, The Daily Sun, April 25, 2023 How did Florida’s attorney general, Ashley Moody, observe Earth Day? According to the nonpartisan National Association of Attorneys General, a state attorney general’s job is to represent the public interest — not private, special interests — by, among other things, “enforcing federal and state environmental laws.”

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Housing crunch: How bad is it?

By Mike Sunnucks, APG National Enterprise Editor, Apr 24, 2023. Part I of II Charlotte County Commissioners and North Port city leaders each held workshop discussions in February 2020 about affordable housing. It’s a problem human services advocates and business owners all say is a top concern. Lack of affordable and workforce housing has been

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