America spends 51 BILLION dollars a YEAR on its WAR on drugs. As of 2014 the number of Americans incarcerated in federal, state and local prisons and jails: 2,224,400. Pharmaceuticals are PROVEN gateway drugs. The National Institute on Drug Abuse reports that an estimated 80 percent of heroin users started out using prescription pain-killers.
If General Kelly was stunned about the call to la David Johnson’s family, then his offense seems self-serving and arrogant. The very things that he decried he accommodates and facilitates on a daily basis in Donald Trump. He shares some of Trump’s behaviors, such as petty name calling (empty barrel locker room talk). For all real purposes the congress woman was family and shouldn’t be asked to give up her seat on the bus for hyper-patriots Trump, Kelly or anyone else.
The Scapegoater in Chief
Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills Are Killing Us | TIME.com
Feb. 20, 2013
1. Routine Care, Unforgettable Bills
When Sean Recchi, a 42-year-old from Lancaster, Ohio, was told last
March that he had non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, his wife Stephanie knew she
had to get him to MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. Stephanie’s
father had been treated there 10 years earlier, and she and her family
credited the doctors and nurses at MD Anderson with extending his life by
at least eight years.
You know i quite can't understand all this defense of BIG OIL by these bloggers. ALL of Canada's TAR SANDS oil is extracted and shipped outside our borders to be refined then sold to the highest bidder internationally by BIG OIL multinational corporations. NOT ONE DROP of Tar Sands oil, secures Canada's energy needs. AND NOT ONE CENT of of the SALE of this oil sold goes into the pockets of Canadians or our GOVERNMENTS with the exception of the PENNIES on the DOLLAR Big Oil pays our governments to plunder our natural resources to defile and pollute our landscape.
I'm watching Donald "Corinthians Two" Trump live from the conservative “Value Voters” summit, reading from the teleprompter and reciting Bible verses while talking about how great God and Jesus are, embracing and praising the Judeo-Christian values and insisting that those values are under attack.
Thankfully, he addressed maybe the most important issue that is currently plaguing our nation: