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Reality Check, September 29, 2017

October 3, 2017 1 min to read

Reality Check, September 29, 2017

Category : Paving Paradise, Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee discuss Hurricane Maria, underfunded and dying rural hospitals and the rest of the appropriations bills.  The Interior Appropriations Bill cuts $31.4 Billion dollar.  A significant cut of $534 Million to the EPA.  Apparently, the environment no longer needs protecting?  We’ve won the battle?  We’re ...

Reality Check, Sept. 22, 2017

September 26, 2017 1 min to read

Reality Check, Sept. 22, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee start discussing the Appropriations Bills put out by Congress so far this year.  Total savings for the eight bills equals $19.7 Billion.  This sounds like a lot of money, but we haven’t gotten any figures on final bills for Defense or Entitlements.  The Agricultural Appropriations bill would cut $876 Millio...

Reality Check Sept. 15, 2017, News Round-Up

September 18, 2017 1 min to read

Reality Check Sept. 15, 2017, News Round-Up

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn & Dee discuss news of the week.  We start by discussing possible hyperloop routes proposed for the Colorado region.  How would you like to travel to the Denver Airport in minutes?  Cheyenne less than ten minutes away?  Maybe you want to travel to Houston in under two hours?  All of these are possibilities. What did...

Reality Check, Sept. 8, 2017

September 12, 2017 1 min to read

Reality Check, Sept. 8, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary and Dee are back from a week off.  We have managed to get Lyn back!  Huzzah!  Our topics include the Equifax security breach.  Since this was recorded, the forced arbitration clause has been removed.  However, beware that if you accept their one year free monitoring, they will require a credit card and will charge you the s...

Reality Check, July 3rd, 2017

July 5, 2017 0 min to read

Reality Check, July 3rd, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary and Dee discuss health care in America.  We’d love to discuss the current health care ‘reform’ proposals, but those aren’t finalized, yet.  Our main focus of discussion is lack of primary care physicians.  According to a Medical Colleges report, the US could lose 100,000 physicians in eight years.  Th...