Letter: Politicians using abortion issue for power, money | Letters to the Editor

Letter: Politicians using abortion issue for power, money | Letters to the Editor

I always thought the fervor over abortion and a woman’s right to choose was pure misogyny — a woman with too many freedoms might get uppity.But as with all things political, it’s about money and power.Candidates for election know abortion is a hot-button issue, especially in conservative states like Oklahoma. Abortion law and right-to-life are … Read more

U.S., China issue joint pledge to slow climate change in the next decade – The Washington Post

U.S., China issue joint pledge to slow climate change in the next decade - The Washington Post

U.S., China issue joint pledge to slow climate change in the next decade The Washington PostDraft deal at UN climate talks calls for end to coal use Associated PressChina surprises climate summit with pledge to work with US, but doesn’t budge on climate goals CNNChina and the US announce plan to work together on cutting … Read more

Exit polls: About one-third of Virginia voters call economy the most important issue facing state

Exit polls: About one-third of Virginia voters call economy the most important issue facing state

Just under one-quarter said education is most important, about 16% chose taxes, about 13% said the Covid-19 pandemic and just about one-tenth chose abortion. McAuliffe voters call the economy their top issue, followed by the coronavirus and education. Among Youngkin voters, the economy is also the top issue, followed by education and taxes. Most voters … Read more