Turns out, the Democratic Party itself put the kibosh on universal health care efforts. Senate Bill 562 was shelved by Democratic State Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon for the year, making it unlikely that universal health care will be revisited in 2017. This is despite the fact that some 66 percent of Californians support universal health care.
Every week it seems that sadly there is a new occurrence of a person with a certain set of characteristics seeing their life ended by someone possessing a completely different set of traits who does so under the pretense of political dissatisfaction. Weekly attacks that fit the general definition of terrorism -- the unlawful use of violence and intimidation, especially against civilians, in the pursuit of political aims.
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28 June: This Day in Military History