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My reactions to Senator Chris Murphy set of recommendations for improvement of Bridgeport’s transportation system

Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) today released his Bridgeport-focused “Fed Up” report. The report identifies the specific trouble areas for Bridgeport’s commuters and proposes a set of recommendations
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Toxic Chemicals in Wide Range of Household Products

Source: The Coalition for a Safe and Healthy Connecticut Newly disclosed information shows toxic hormone-disrupting chemicals are used in a broader range of household products than previously known.
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Chemicals in personal care products used during pregnancy linked to adverse effects in newborns

A study led by SUNY Downstate Medical Center’s School of Public Health presents evidence linking personal care products used during pregnancy to adverse reproductive effects in newborns. “The study
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Right problem, wrong solution

A group called StandUp has identified a real problem: If you sat at a roulette table today and placed a five-dollar bill on red, you would have a 47.37 percent chance of winning that bet. The inverse
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Budgets Proposals Fail To Support Children and Families – Republican’s The Best of a Bad Bunch!

Source: Connecticut Voices for Children Following hundreds of millions of dollars of cuts to health, human services and education to close a billion dollar budget hole in Fiscal Year 2016 (FY 16),
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Latest Health Research

Diet Mediterranean diet linked to lower risk of heart attacks & strokes in heart patients 3 days ago A “Mediterranean” diet, high in fruit, vegetables, fish and unrefined foods, is linked to a
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Millionaires Would Gain Trillions Under Trump and Cruz Tax Plans

SourceL Center on Budget and Policy Priorities At a time of exceptionally wide levels of income inequality, the tax-cut proposals from Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump and Ted Cruz
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Coal-tar based sealcoats on driveways, parking lots far more toxic than suspected

Source: OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY The pavement sealcoat products used widely around the nation on thousands of asphalt driveways and parking lots are significantly more toxic and mutagenic than
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