“Some defense attorneys have echoed those arguments, saying that those who participated in the attack were doing so at the behest of Trump.” “But for the president, they would not have walked down Pennsylvania Avenue,” Al Watkins, defending “QAnon shaman” Jacob Chansley, told the Post. “They believed the president was going with them. Kramer, chief of the Federal Public Defender Office for Washington, said he expects numerous attorneys for Capitol rioters to argue that Trump “told them to march up Pennsylvania Avenue, and he be leading them, and he the commander in chief of the military and the nation top law enforcement officer.” You can read more about what Trump and the Capitol insurrectionists said before and during the assault, and preview likely legal arguments, at The Washington Post.
When Lonoke County Sheriff’s Deputies responded, they encountered Janie Bryant, age 62, who had barricaded herself inside the residence. Deputies soon requested the assistance of the Lonoke County Special Response Team, in order to assist in removing Bryant from her home. As the Lonoke County Special Response Team attempted to make entry into the home, Bryant reportedly fired a weapon at several times at the officers, who then fired wounding Bryant..
“The pain I’m talking about living with is that, is waking up every day and my daughter is two years old now, I have a little girl who’s very smart, very intelligent,” Rice said. “And one day she’s gonna know the power of Google. And we have to explain that to her what happened that night.
A plurality indicated that there could be net benefits to a $9 wage indexed to inflation, which, of course, isn’t the Biden plan. In the 2021 survey, conducted just this month, a panel of over 80 economic experts were queried on the subject of the $15 minimum wage, and the results do not suggest any consensus. When IGM posed this statement, “A federal minimum wage of $15 per hour would lower employment for low wage workers in many states,” 45 percent agreed, and 33 percent were unsure.
Highlights: On Tuesday, the Common Council Executive Committee will discuss the resolution to create a joint City County task force on PFAS. On June 21, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, and the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection announced recommendations for groundwater enforcement standards and preventive action limits for two PFAS compounds (PFOA and PFOS ) at 20 nanograms per liter (ng/L), or 20 parts per trillion. During testing in 2017, high levels of PFAS were detected in the immediate groundwater beneath the area at the Dane County owned Truax airfield where the Air National Guard (ANG) Wing 115 used firefighting foam containing PFAS in training sessions over many years and, also in 2017, the Madison Water Utility (MWU) tested five wells that are located near the airport or old City landfills for PFAS contamination.