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New Year’s Eve Sunday News: “How the Russia Inquiry Began”; “What the Hell Is Happening in Iran?”; “It’s Time to Modernize Virginia’s Management”


by Lowell

Here are a few national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Sunday, December 31. Happy New Year’s, and here’s to hoping that Democrats kick butt in 2018, just as we did in 2017 but on a MUCH bigger scale…

  • Quizzical

    Interesting gun violence stats
    I think that the 622 million per year cost of medical treatment for gunshot wounds is misleading, because it is just for hospital costs. What about medical care post discharge from the hospital, e.g., for physical therapy and follow up office visits? That would probably increase the number by 1/3. I’d like to see Rep. Steve Scalise give a talk on that. Anybody think his treatment ended when he got out of the hospital?

    Also interesting is the level of spending by the NRA on lobbying and campaign contributions. Wow!