Evans, Mccoo, Michigan Capital Galleries discussed on Heartland Newsfeed Radio Network

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After this week's violent assault on the nation's capital michigan democrats say those behind the election. Misinformation that is believed to have sparked. The violence must be held accountable. State red padma. Mccoo intends to ransacking of the. Us capital is a sad reminder of april thirtieth when protesters with guns rated the michigan capital galleries and she believes. This week's violence stems in part from extremists refusing to accept reality. The truth matters. Our elections are free fair and follow laws that are in place. Democrats are urging michigan. Gop to co-chair candidate. Ms sean matic. As well as for the resignation of officials who supported efforts to overturn the election state representative darren millery says that includes sean and her husband. State rep map mattock. Who joined the dc protests. He should be censored and removed from office. Because we should not be serving with people in our government who do not believe in our government in the first place. It statement sean. Maddox said the rally was intended to be peaceful and agreed that those who broke the law should be held accountable. Mary sherman reporting meantime. social justice. groups of west virginia are decrying a state delegates participation in the assault mountain state. Lawmakers are calling for the delegates removal from the legislature wearing a motorcycle helmet and shouting trump's name. Newly elected republican. Derek recorded his participation with pro trump supporters who stormed the capital gaining illegal entry and destroying property. State house minority leader. Doug skaff says how leaders are investigating evans actions. He points out. That wearing a helmet is one of many indicators. That evans was prepared to riot. Conduct is just not to the standards of what a legislator elected official the state of west virginia represents and we will be pushing forward to move him as soon as possible from his position evans posted on twitter that he was in the nation's capital as an independent member of the media as of late thursday more than thirty three thousand people signed a change dot org petition asking the state legislature to remove evans from his seat for going against the constitution and the rule of law. I'm diane bernard and our eric ticket. Off reports those seeds of supporters of trump breaking windows and breaching the capital shocked the nation. This week but there are also reminiscent of protests in boise idaho in august protesters of a special session. Idaho on covid. Nineteen safety measures shattered glass door and rushed into the state capital. Some in the crowd were armed and included. Far-right anti-government activists ammon bundy head of the progressive group. United vision for idaho says the. Us capital attack in the boise protests are related. Not on the same scale of course but very similar tactic and that's the point right is to instill fear by evoking violence and issuing threats. This is pms question. Pennsylvania state ballot in two thousand nineteen proposing sweeping changes to the state constitution has been ruled unconstitutional itself by a commonwealth court. The proposed amendment known as marci's law has been promoted as strengthening victims rights in criminal proceedings. It would implement complex changes to multiple articles in the constitution. According to mary catherine roper with the aclu of pennsylvania. The three two ruling handed down thursday says the ballot question violates the constitutional requirement that voters must be able to consider changes to different sections of the constitution individually legislature. Sent to the voters a list of fifteen new rights for victims that affect at least a dozen different parts of the constitution and in several key wave lessons the rights of defendants secretary of the commonwealth kathy book far and intervene is representing the rights of victims in the case at thirty days to appeal the ruling to the pennsylvania. Supreme court. I'm andrea sears. Reporting the aclu says you that if adopted would tip the scales of justice even further against people who are accused of crimes in the wake of more than thirty four hundred deaths and twelve thousand cove infections at connecticut nursing homes advocates for older americans are pressing lawmakers there to better regulate the industry. Aarp connecticut is asking the legislatures nursing home and assisted living oversight working group to consider a series of reforms and adore ghazi with aarp connecticut says nursing homes should not be allowed to ban technologies such as alexa. Were in room cameras. That help families stay connected with their loved ones while visitations restricted. If you can't go into a facility at this point you probably have real concerns about is my loved one eating or they drink but somebody coming to check on them or are they getting close. I'm suzanne potter. Among other things a connecticut is recommending nursing homes be required to have adequate stockpiles of finally are was brown tells us new mexico lawmakers will be asked to amend the states twenty nine hundred dollars gas act when the legislature convenes. That happens on january nineteenth. The proposed revision would prohibit the discharge of produced water the flow back from fracking known to contain dangerous chemicals and heavy metals toxic to humans. The legislation is in response to produce water fracking explosion at home in the permian basin. Bill sponsor senator antoinette's deal. Lopez says the law if passed will require the state's oil conservation division to use the best available science for rules governing fracking. Then he'll minimize the use of freshwater in oil and gas drilling and it's gonna make the discharge or the release of purchase wider illegal. I'm roz brown. This is by clifford. Thank you for wrapping up your week. Public do service member illicit supported and online at public new service dot. Org it is your latest weather from the heartland newsfeed with us into they will be cloudy skies tonight. With a chance of flurries overnight wing conditions will come from the north at around ten miles per gallon fuel. Friday expect cloudy conditions with a chance of flurries later turning into snow showers. Windy conditions to be expected with speeds as high as fifteen miles per hour high in the mid thirties. There will be a chance of flurries. Friday night heading into the weekend. 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