Day: July 28, 2006

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ecthompson: Once a month, Christa Wagner from the Sierra Club has agreed to post a commentary on my blog and to read one on my show.  Here’s her post – Nothing threatens the future of our planet, the security of our nation, or the health of our air, water and wildlands more than the way we produce and consume energy. It seems that everywhere you turn lately, global warming is in the news. Time Magazine devoted a whole issue to it, while Newsweek and Vanity Fair came out with cover stories. Suddenly, we’re waking up and realizing that it’s time to

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Legislative update for the week ending 7-28-06

Legislators made more progress last week on dozens of bills as we tried to finish our remaining work and adjourn for the year. As you know by now, we are back in Raleigh again for this week as members of the House and Senate try to resolve differences over ethics and lobbying reform bills, strengthening our sex offender laws, establishing a lottery oversight committee, creating a “first-in-the-nation” innocence commission for our judicial system, strengthening our state’s DWI laws, among others. At least 10 pieces of legislation were sent to conference committees this week, which are made up of members of the

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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