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A Bill to Repeal Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act

A Bill to Repeal Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act

Related Bibliography: US-China trade conflict  Pro Stops trade conflicts. Reduces executive abuse of power. Con Reduces executive authority of trade that is critical to global free trade Trump’s use of trade power protects American jobs, especially in manufacturing Reduces unemployment Protects the steel industry Section 232 Investopedia But over the past century, Congress has shifted many of the powers to raise and lower tariffs to the executive branch (a concentration of power

A Bill to Legalize Online Poker

A Bill to Legalize Online Poker

This bill makes it legal to play poker online. Arguments Pro Economics. Online gambling, including poker, has the potential to generate billions of dollars in revenue. Con Addiction. Online gambling may make people addicted, leading to individually destructive behaviors. Regulation.  Online activity is difficult to regulate, and it is important to regulating gaming. General Big Things Are Happening for US Poker Legislation in 2019 (2019). This article describes laws in

A Bill to Implement the Green New Deal

A Bill to Implement the Green New Deal

Related; 2019 articles that answer climate change General The Green New Deal, explained (2018). As we will see, the exact details of the GND remain to be worked out, but the broad thrust is fairly simple. It refers, in the loosest sense, to a massive program of investments in clean-energy jobs and infrastructure, meant to transform not just the energy sector, but the entire economy. It is meant both to

A Bill to Eliminate the President’s Pardon Power

A Bill to Eliminate the President’s Pardon Power

General Can Trump really do that? The presidential pardon power, explained (2018) What You Need to Know About Presidential Pardon Power (2019) A look at the president’s pardon power and how it works (2017) Pro Maybe it’s time to revisit the debate on limiting presidential pardon powers (2018) Why We Should Amend The Constitution To Restrict The President’s Power To Pardon (2019) The Abuse of Presidential Power of Pardon and

A Bill to Require Immunization

A Bill to Require Immunization

Background This bill eliminates religious exemptions for vaccinations in order to increase the number of vaccinations and reduce the spread of disease. This has become controversial lately, as there is some evidence of diseases spreading as a result of lower vaccination rates. Pro arguments Increasing vaccination rates reduce the spread of disease. Con arguments Vaccination requirements threaten freedom. Vaccines are useless and produce by profit hungry capitalists. Updates New York

A bill to increase counseling services in public schools

A bill to increase counseling services in public schools

  General Mental Health Services in Public Schools: A Preliminary Study of School Counselor Perceptions (2012) What kinds of mental health services do public schools in the United States provide? (2007) Pro Providing Mental Health Services in Public Schools- What Educators Need to Know School counseling services stretched thin amid calls for more resources (2018) The Troubling Student-to-Counselor Ratio That Doesn’t Add Up (2018) Are Schools Ready to Tackle the

A Bill to Defund Sanctuary Cities

A Bill to Defund Sanctuary Cities

General How sanctuary cities work, and how Trump’s blocked executive order could have affected them (2017) Immigration 101: What is a Sanctuary City? (2017) Pro If you really want ‘the rule of law,’ get rid of sanctuary cities and their illegal drugs (2018) Sanctuary Cities? That’s a Constitutional ‘Hell No’ (2017) In a ‘Sanctuary City,’ Immigrants Are Still at Risk (2018) As a sanctuary city, NYC protects dog killers (2018)

A Bill to Construct Wildlife Bridges

A Bill to Construct Wildlife Bridges

General Corridor FAQ (2018) Pro How wildlife bridges over highways make animals—and people—safer (2019) New Animal Overpass Is Already Protecting Critters in Washington State (2018) Bridges for Animals to Safely Cross Freeways Are Popping Up Around the World (2017) Wildlife Bridges Around the World Are Helping Deer and Crabs Cross Roads Safely (2017) Animals are using Colorado’s wildlife crossings, reducing collisions, CDOT says (2018) Bear hair study in Banff proves

A Bill to Increase Funding for NASA

A Bill to Increase Funding for NASA

General What’s Next For NASA? (2018) NASA Missions A-Z Pro Why the US Should Increase NASA’s Budget (2019) Wilson: NASA funding can reignite national pride (2019) In Honor of Opportunity, Increase NASA Budget (2019) Is NASA Worth The Money We Spend On It? (2016) 5 Reasons To Care About NASA (2016) How NASA Makes Money, Contributes to the United States Economy (2018) Should we cut NASA funding? (2010) Space Exploration:

A Bill to End Daylight Savings Time

A Bill to End Daylight Savings Time

General The Never Ending DST Debate Pro ‘Unhealthy’ And ‘Confusing’ Daylight Saving Switches May Stop if US Passes This Law (2019) Daylight-saving time is one of humanity’s dumbest rituals, and you should be furious it still happens (2019) Daylight saving time needs to be abolished – Let’s stop the insanity (2018) 7 Ways Daylight Saving Time Can Affect Your Health (2019) Proof daylight saving time is dumb, dangerous, and costly