The U.S. Supreme Court’s 2017-18 term officially opened today, and it’s Justice Neil Gorsuch’s first full term as a member of the court. With me to preview the high court’s new term is Vincent Bonventre, professor at Albany Law School and the man behind the blog New York Court Watcher.
"We send our thoughts and prayers too, but they are not enough,” said Mark Kelly, retired astronaut and husband of former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords. “Your thoughts and prayers aren't going to stop the next shooting. Only action and leadership will do that.”
When it comes to nursing home care, Medicaid is what helps foot the bill if a resident doesn’t have the financial means. But a Kaiser Health News analysis of the quality of care shows that future cuts to such a program could mean less care for residents.
The deadline for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals renewal applications is Thursday, Oct. 5, but recipients of the program have been strongly encouraged to have theirs in the mail no later than Monday, Oct. 2.
The recession had a major impact on real estate, leaving a glut of commercial space that traditional businesses couldn’t fill post-recession, that has allowed non-traditional businesses to occupy the space. One of the more notable examples is the cannabis industry which has grown exponentially over the last decade.