Tag: sweep

Feb 13

Trump’s infrastructure plan aims to sweep away ‘inefficient’ environmental reviews

Trump’s plan would threaten endangered species or fragile habitats with limits for environmental reviews The Trump administration is attempting to speed up or even sweep away various environmental reviews in its plan to fix America’s crumbling infrastructure and construct a wall along the border with Mexico. The White House’s infrastructure plan targets what it calls …

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Dec 13

Communists Sweep the Nepali Elections, a Blow to the Establishment Parties

Their competition was wracked by corruption scandals, infighting and a lack of vision. You might as well imagine a large red flag fluttering from the summit of Mount Everest. That’s what the outcome of the parliamentary and provincial elections in Nepal suggests. The Communists have won both decisively. In the parliament, the Communist alliance will …

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Dec 13

The demographics that fueled Jones’ win in Alabama will eventually sweep the nation

Alabama’s Senate race was highly unusual on a number of levels, but the demographic trends that ultimately delivered the seat to Democrats represent a larger trend that threatens the GOP’s future. Roy Moore’s base voters were more white, male, old, and religious than future demographics are trending—by a lot. The Washington Post has a good …

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