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It's makes your mental survive. Twenty twenty supporters say the fund would help working families deal with long-term effects of the crisis and could help reduce staff turnover but senate republicans site the cost for small business owners and note that many employers offer their own plans. The bell also opposed by the minnesota chamber of commerce cleared a house committee this week while the minnesota house version is seeing some movement. It's unclear whether the companion bill in the senate will get a hearing. Louis dejoy the embattled postmaster general said wednesday. He's not going anywhere as he faces. Withering criticism of his leadership of the us postal service and called for president. Joe biden to oust him that from political testifying at a house oversight and reform committee meeting. Dejoy said he intended to be around a long time. Get used to me. He said politico notes to joys resolve may be put to the test soon as by nominated three people to fill open seats on the board that determines the posters fate with that. Come see opportunity to get rid of dejoy and election of washington's largest city aimed at making elections better reflect the will of voters is getting some new funding. Worn that from eric taken off the center for election science is making a seventy thousand dollar grant to seattle approves and for other groups around the country seattle approves wants to change the city's primary elections so that voters select all the candidates they support rather than just one logan bowers ran for seattle city council and twenty nineteen. He saw voters struggle with the crowded field of candidates and thinks approval voting would make the process easier to candidates that have similar view. They don't have to worry that their votes going to be split and then book candidates will lose and so the net was also that if the candidates that make it through tend to be favored or approved by war voters voting reform groups were also chosen in the san francisco bay area austin texas missouri and utah. This is pianist. Federal regulators have issued a preliminary permit now for a pumped power project using water for blink powell but conservation groups say climate change could make that. Plan on sustainable. The project would pump water from lake. Drain it downhill to generator and send the power to massive batteries for storage. The twenty two hundred megawatt project but supply cities in arizona california nevada over lines previously used by retired navajo generating station but gary wachner with the group save. The colorado says falling water levels will make the colorado river basin an unreliable source of water trying to build billion dollars worth of infrastructure in this lake in the system. That is clearly in severe decline. It's strange way to try to generate martyr faster. Easier ways generous than from stories hydro. The permit gives developer daybreak power. The go-ahead to negotiate for land use rights and finalized plans for the project but conservation groups say the three point. Six billion dollars would be better invested in solar and wind power projects mark. Richardson reporting new. Data is a big drop just over nine percent in the number of indiana students ply for federal student aid this year. Experts say that could mean a big red flag for college enrollment. The national college attainment network cracks festivus free applications for federal student aid. Morally keller is networks director of technical assistance. If the fast is they're already running just under ten percent behind and fast as are very strong indicator about the likelihood to enroll in college. We may be getting set up for another significant drop in college enrollment. This fall one speculation as many students are holding off waiting to hear whether their preferred college will offer in person instruction next semester. And finally our lily bulky tells us a cohort of white people of means are transfer wealth to black lead food and land organizations across the nation as a form of reparations and restored of justice at the detroit black community food security network executive director maliki akini says a white woman from california college last year saying she wanted a sizeable portion of her inheritance to go to the organization yuki recalls. She felt there was some lack of justice in how the money was acquired and she wanted to redirect it into the community one of the fundamental reasons that black brown and indigenous communities suffer food insecurity is because of dispossession of land. One of the things that gives a cumulative the ability to feed itself is having access to land you know to grow and produce food. According to recent data wait people own ninety eight percent of us farmland though many black americans have deep roots in farming. The story was produced with original reporting from ruth. Terry for yes media. This is mike clifford for public news service member at listener supported and always online at public news service dot. Org look at weather from the heartland news feed weather center today. Mostly sunny with moderate wind. 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