Will guns make a difference in the 2018 mid terms? In 1994, the issue of gun control and gun rights was a factor as Republicans swept their way into power in both the House and Senate. Guns weren the only reason but votes in 1993 and 1994 related to the Brady Bill, and an assault weapons ban gave the NRA ample reason to pour money into that mid term election, which only helped the GOP that November. I not saying this year is going to be 1994 in reverse, but one cannot ignore that possibility that calls for gun violence might spur many more Democrats to vote.
“Under a government shutdown, sports broadcasts are not considered an essential activity. We are looking for creative solutions to continue to provide our troops with some of the comforts of home,” Dana White, the chief Pentagon spokesperson, told CNN. “We hope Congress will come to a resolution, support our troops and pass a budget.”.
The 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards, which aired on TBS and TNT on Jan. 21, saw ad revenue increase nearly 25% from last year. 2018 was the first time the awards show had a host, Kristen Bell, who jokingly referred to herself as the “First Lady” of this awards show..
Not just the people of Standing Rock who are at risk, Diggs said. Water of millions of Americans is at risk. This is not a local issue, it is a national problem we are dealing with here. Some lenders are not letting certain farmers have a line of credit, so FarmNet is encouraging farmers to work with their suppliers.Social worker Erica Lewbner’s load has jumped from one new case a month to at least one new case a week, she said.”Farmers are very proud,” said Lewbner, of Marietta, New York. “They typically do not reach out for help.”Beth Kennett, of Liberty Hill Farm in Rochester, Vermont, said she and her family make decisions every day to keep the farm going, something they want to do for future generations. In addition to dairy farming, they offer farm vacations to visitors.”Faith and fortitude will get us through this difficult time,” she said.Although gut wrenching, the Agri Mark letter sparked conversations among farmers and farm families and words of support from the community, she said.”I think it really initiated conversations on multiple levels within the family individually, but within the farm community, as well,” she said, “recognizing that we all are family and we really have to reach out and care for each other.”.
On the offensive side of the rock, Joe Philbin will have to contend with 2 time Pro Bowl running back, Alfred Morris. Entering his fourth season in the NFL, the Pine Forest High School product seems poised for another strong, productive start out of the gate. Last season, the former sixth round pick tallied 1,074 rushing yards on 265 carries to go along with his eight touchdowns..