Tag Archives: Demographics

116th Congress: By the Numbers – DailyNewsGems

Photo Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
Photo Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

“There’s a storm brewing.

“And it appears to be radiating from the 116th Congress.

“Ever since Congress swung open its doors in January, the new legislative body has been active advancing a progressive agenda, including stricter background checks for gun owners, climate change (“Green New Deal’), Medicare for All (single-payer health care), ramping up its oversight and investigations power on the activity of pharmacy benefit managers and health insurance mergers, while  delivering a sharp rebuke to President Trump’s proposal for funding the border wall in the southwestern area of the country.”

Thanks to DailyNewsGems and Bill Lucey for the article…

Source: 116th Congress: By the Numbers – DailyNewsGems

COMMENTARY: Young adults aren’t growing up as fast as they used to – Las Vegas Review-Journal

COMMENTARY: Young adults aren’t growing up as fast as they used to – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Perhaps these trends can be extrapolated to the future. Or perhaps not. The new lifestyles have emerged only in the past few decades — too recently to know the long-term effects.

See also: The Changing Economics and Demographics of Young Adulthood: 1975-2016 and Emerging adulthood and early adulthood

Source: COMMENTARY: Young adults aren’t growing up as fast as they used to – Las Vegas Review-Journal

11 charts that show marijuana has truly gone mainstream – The Washington Post

The data comes from a wide-ranging new survey on how and why people use marijuana in the U.S.

Editor’s Note:

1. Nearly 55 million adults currently use marijuana

Source: 11 charts that show marijuana has truly gone mainstream – The Washington Post