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Restoring Our Water Systems Should Be Top Priority for Biden Administration

By Katy Neusteter

The Biden-Harris transition team identified COVID-19, economic recovery, racial equity and climate change as its top priorities. Rivers are the through-line linking all of them. The fact is, healthy rivers can no longer be separated into the “nice-to-have” column of environmental progress. Rivers and streams provide more than 60 percent of our drinking water — and a clear path toward public health, a strong economy, a more just society and greater resilience to the impacts of the climate crisis.


Public Health

Wild and Scenic Merced River, California. Bob Wick / BLM

Let’s begin with COVID-19. More than

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Joe and Jill Biden want to unite America. They’ll start by adding a cat to family dogs Champ, Major

President-elect Joe Biden will have to bring a divided country together when he steps into the White House.

He’s starting with the pets.

Biden and future first lady Jill Biden will bring a cat into the White House along with German shepherds Champ and Major.

“And now some breaking news,” anchor Jane Pauley announced on the “CBS Sunday Morning” Instagram page Sunday. “President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Dr. Jill Biden won’t just be bringing their German shepherds, Major and Champ to the White House. The Bidens tell us exclusively that soon they’ll be joined by a cat.”

No specifics

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Joe Biden says feline will join White House pets

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Ex-Overstock CEO Says He’s Put Together an ‘Army of Various Odd People’ to Save Trump

Former Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne left behind a cloud of confusion when he resigned in 2019 from the internet retailer he’d founded after panicking investors with his bizarre claims that he had romanced a Russian agent at the behest of “Men in Black” working for the United States government.Now he’s back, with what he has described as his own personal “army,” touting what he claims is proof that Democrats stole the election from Donald Trump.“I’ve funded a team of hackers and cybersleuths,

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Why Major Biden becoming the first shelter dog in the White House is a big deal

It’s been a ruff four years for animal lovers who may have missed seeing a presidential dog in the White House.

So many people who celebrated Joe Biden being named the winner of the 2020 election over Donald Trump by the Associated Press and other major U.S. news organizations over the past week also pounced on a second bit of news: that the Bidens plan to bring their German shepherds Champ and Major with them to the West Wing.

And Major, whom the Bidens adopted from the Delaware Humane Association in 2018 after fostering him for several months, will be

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