As Zika dangers become more obvious, Congress balks at releasing needed research money


If they think hard about it, most people can figure out why the Republican-led Congress throws legislative roadblocks in front of almost all demands, requests and pleas coming from the White House. But ignoring an appeal for money to thwart … Continue reading

Bayer chemical will reduce huge West Virginia stockpile of poison that killed thousands in India.

Bayer chemical plant in Institure, WV where two workers were killed last year in an explosion.  Photob y U.S. Cheical Safety Board

Those living beside the chemical plants in the small towns along West Virginia’s Kanawha Valley can breathe a bit easier and maybe sleep a little better. Bayer CropScience announced that it eliminate 80 percent of the of the country’s largest … Continue reading