Route Fifty - All Content and analysis that impacts state, county and local government leaders across Americaen-usFri, 22 Jan 2021 21:46:00 -0500Surgeon General Nominee: Time to Rebuild Local Health Departments"Because god forbid another pandemic comes our way in a few years."Bill LuciaFri, 22 Jan 2021 21:46:00 -0500 & Human ServicesA staff member at the Umatilla County Public Health Department COVID-19 contact tracing center in Pendleton, Ore. in July 2020.AP Photo/Ben LonerganSki Patrol Before Teachers? States Criticized Over Vaccine Timelines officials chose which groups are next in line for coronavirus vaccines. Now some are facing criticism over who they prioritized.Andrea Noble, Government ExecutiveFri, 22 Jan 2021 19:11:00 -0500 & Human ServicesEnglish lauguage arts teacher Frank Esposito works on his laptop in his classroom at West Brooklyn Community High School, Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020, in New York.AP Photo/Kathy WillensHow Biden Plans to Beat Republican Obstructionism suggests that Joe Biden and the Democrats are going to have a tough two years and a disaster in the midterms. Here鈥檚 their plan to avoid that.Edward-Isaac Dovere, The AtlanticFri, 22 Jan 2021 19:00:00 -0500 Joe Biden pauses as he speaks about the coronavirus, accompanied by Vice President Kamala Harris, in the State Dinning Room of the White House, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)Lawmakers Move to Strip Governors鈥?Emergency Powers at least half the states, Republicans and some Democrats have proposed limiting their governor鈥檚 emergency powers in some way during the pandemic.Sophie Quinton, StatelineFri, 22 Jan 2021 13:27:00 -0500 & Human ServicesKentucky Governor Andy Beshear speaks to the media as the first delivery of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine arrives at University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville, Ky., Monday, Dec. 14, 2020.AP Photo/Timothy D. EasleyThe Unfinished Business of Flint鈥檚 Water Crisis charges and a class-action settlement may seem like the last chapter in Flint鈥檚 story, but many of the most important reforms at the root of the city鈥檚 water crisis remain undone.Anna Clark, ProPublicaFri, 22 Jan 2021 12:09:00 -0500 lead pipe is shown after being replaced by a copper water supply line to a home in Flint, Mich., Friday, July 20, 2018.AP Photo/Paul SancyaUS could face a simmering, chronic domestic terror problem, warn security experts | The U.S. currently has elements that can lead to low-intensity domestic terrorism.Luis De la Calle, The ConversationFri, 22 Jan 2021 11:44:00 -0500 SafetyIn this Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 file photo, people shelter in the House gallery as rioters try to break into the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, FileElectric Cars鈥?Looming Recycling Problem | Financial incentives to recycle spent electric vehicle batteries are eroding. That could spell environmental disaster.Perry Gottesfeld, UndarkThu, 21 Jan 2021 21:10:00 -0500 & DataShutterstockLiaisons to Each State, Full National Guard Reimbursement Are Part of Biden's Virus Response Plan his second day in office, President Joe Biden outlined a wide-ranging coronavirus response strategy, shifting toward a more national approach than the Trump administration's.Bill LuciaThu, 21 Jan 2021 19:18:00 -0500 & Human ServicesPresident Joe Biden holds a booklet as he speaks about the coronavirus in the State Dinning Room of the White House, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, in Washington. AP Photo/Alex BrandonButtigieg Emphasizes He鈥檒l Bring Local Perspective to Top Transportation Job secretary nominee Pete Buttigieg, a former mayor, received a favorable hearing before the Senate committee considering his nomination.Andrea NobleThu, 21 Jan 2021 18:34:00 -0500 Secretary nominee Pete Buttigieg smiles during a Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, in Washington.Stefani Reynolds/Pool via APThese Are the Safest States To Ride Out the Pandemic best bet for avoiding coronavirus may be to head north.Tom ShoopThu, 21 Jan 2021 16:07:22 -0500 & Human ServicesShutterstockCensus Estimates Show Population Decline in 16 States declines could lead to economic stagnation for some states. Overall, the nation grew about 7% between 2010 and 2020, similar to a previous historic low around the time of the Great Depression.Tim Henderson, StatelineThu, 21 Jan 2021 14:43:00 -0500 County Axes Plan to Prioritize Vaccinating Communities of Color After State Threatens to Slash Allocation officials told Dallas leadership the plan was "not acceptable," and threatened to cut the county's vaccine supply.Juan Pablo Garnham and Emma Platoff, The Texas TribuneThu, 21 Jan 2021 14:01:00 -0500 & Human ServicesPeople that received a COVID-19 vaccine socially distance as they wait the required fifteen minutes to monitor for adverse reactions after getting the shot at the Dallas County mass vaccination site at Fair Park Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021.AP Photo/LM OteroVoters Are Starting to Act Like Hard-Core Sports Fans鈥擶ith Dangerous Repercussions for Democracy | Fandom can go beyond outfits. It can become a core component of a person's identity, making losses feel personal.Michael Devlin and Natalie Brown Devlin, The ConversationThu, 21 Jan 2021 13:39:00 -0500 of President Donald Trump attend a rally in protest of President-elect Joe Biden election win, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Salt Lake City.AP Photo/Rick BowmerBiden Moves to Rejoin Paris Climate Pact, Halt Keystone XL Pipeline he was sworn into office on Wednesday, President Biden signed a slate of executive actions, including measures to begin reversing Trump era environmental policies.Bill LuciaWed, 20 Jan 2021 21:28:00 -0500 Joe Biden signs his first executive orders in the Oval Office of the White House on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, in Washington.AP Photo/Evan VucciSome Health Care Workers Refuse Covid Vaccine survey found 15% of health care workers who were offered a coronavirus vaccine didn't want it.Andrea NobleWed, 20 Jan 2021 18:18:00 -0500 & Human ServicesA nursing home staff receives the COVID-19 vaccine by CVS Pharmacist at Harlem Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, a nursing home facility, on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021 in Harlem neighborhood of New York.AP Photo/Yuki IwamuraBiden Sworn in as President, Promising Truthful Government to Tackle Crises new president quickly turned to a deluge of day one priorities.Eric Katz, Government ExecutiveWed, 20 Jan 2021 16:09:00 -0500 Biden is sworn in as the 46th president of the United States by Chief Justice John Roberts as Jill Biden holds the Bible during the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021.AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, PoolWith Fewer Resources, Rural America Tackles Vaccine Distribution clinics face unique challenges in connecting perishable vaccines with residents who often live miles away.Elizabeth Miller, UndarkWed, 20 Jan 2021 15:50:00 -0500 & Human ServicesFILE - In this Jan., ... ]AP Photo/Noah Berger, Pool鈥淪ense of Entitlement鈥? Rioters Faced Few Consequences Invading State Capitols. No Wonder They Turned to the U.S. Capitol Next. far-right mobs met little law enforcement resistance when they repeatedly attacked state capitols. You can draw a direct line from that kind of impunity to the riot at the U.S. Capitol on Jan 6. Jeremy Kohler, ProPublicaWed, 20 Jan 2021 14:37:00 -0500 SafetyIn this April 30, 2020, file photo, a protester carries his rifle at the State Capitol in Lansing, Mich. AP Photo/Paul Sancya, FileThe Pandemic is Hurting Child Care. Parents are Paying the Price. 700,000 parents left their jobs to care for their kids after child care centers closed, according to a recent analysis.Kate Elizabeth QueramWed, 20 Jan 2021 13:59:00 -0500 & Human ServicesTeacher and administrator Latoya Oneal, right, checks-in children as their parents stand at a distance and give health info to her at the Community Day Center for Children Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020, in Seattle.Associated PressTo Unlock the Full Potential of Data, Local Governments Need The Right Talent | Local governments don鈥檛 need more data鈥攖hey need people who can process what they already have.Jeff MazurWed, 20 Jan 2021 12:19:00 -0500 & DataLocal governments should invest in more tech talent.SHUTTERSTOCKCities and Counties Honor Lives Lost to Covid-19 across the country participated Tuesday in a national Covid-19 memorial, while others have erected more permanent reminders of those who have died during the pandemic.Kate Elizabeth Queram, Government ExecutiveTue, 19 Jan 2021 20:30:00 -0500 surround the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, placed as a memorial to COVID-19 victims Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, in Washington, after President-elect Joe Biden spoke, with the Washington Monument and the U.S. Capitol in the background. Associated PressWomen Hold Unprecedented Power in Vermont鈥檚 Statehouse. This Is How They鈥檒l Lead. hold the three top positions in Vermont鈥檚 legislature. With them they bring an understanding that to focus on economic recovery means to focus on caregiving.Barbara Rodriguez, The 19thTue, 19 Jan 2021 17:24:00 -0500's state capitol in winter weather.ShutterstockAre Public Health Ads Worth the Price? Not if They鈥檙e All About Fear health advertising can fall short by inciting fear, rather than providing clear steps viewers can take to save lives.Eric Berger, Kaiser Health NewsTue, 19 Jan 2021 17:06:00 -0500 & Human ServicesShutterstockThe Best and Worst States for Driving can experience the joy of the open road in Texas. Not so much in Hawaii.Tom ShoopTue, 19 Jan 2021 16:16:55 -0500鈥檚 Most Reliable Pandemic Data Are Now at Risk Biden administration has to make a choice: Should it undo a vital system that Trump鈥檚 health department created?Alexis C. Madrigal, The AtlanticTue, 19 Jan 2021 16:15:00 -0500 & Human ServicesRegistered nurse Kyanna Barboza tends to her COVID-19 patient at St. Joseph Hospital in Orange, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021. AP Photo/Jae C. Hong 2020最新国产自产在线不卡_国产精品一区第二页_国产欧美一区二区三区