Author: Jacob Kovacs

Minneapolis Park Board proposes ‘unprecedented’ funding for expansion of youth programs

Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board Superintendent Al Bangoura presented his agency’s 2022 budget to the Minneapolis City Council’s Budget Committee Monday and it includes what Bangoura described as “unprecedented, record-setting” funding for an expansion of youth programs across all city parks. Bangoura and the board propose spending $1.3 million on[Read More…]

High levels of arsenic, lead, and mercury found in major baby food brands, congressional report claims

A recent US congressional report released this past week by the House Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy highlighted the findings of high level of metal elements in infant food products. The Congressional report draws investigative findings done at four major manufacturers: Beech-Nut Nutrition, Gerber, Nurture Inc, and Hain Celestial[Read More…]

Tennessee mayor says county will not comply with President Biden’s employer vaccine mandate

Knoxville Mayor Glenn Jacobs has defied the recent executive order issued by President Biden, which mandates that any employer having more than 100 employees must mandate vaccinations or require weekly covid-19 testing procedures. Mayor Jacobs has stated over his online YouTube videos that the President is “overstepping his constitutional authority”[Read More…]

Infrastructure bill reportedly includes $7.2 million to build one block of road in Pelosi’s district

House Democrats voted to pass a new stimulus bill “Invest in America Act” on July 1st, which provides spending billions in domains like roads, highways, bridges, public transit and rail, broadband connection upgrades, and airport and waterway updates. Currently the bill has been motioned to bring about it’s introduction into[Read More…]