Winter Olympics Officially Open, Republicans Fight EPA’s “Secret Science” Rules, Research Says Voice Votes Are Useless: P.M. Links

  • Rejoice, comrades! The 2014
    Sochi Winter Olymics are officially
    , and an attempted
    airplane hijacking
    targeting the city has been prevented.
  • Republican House lawmakers are pushing legislation that would
    prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing new
    regulations based on science that is not
    transparent or not reproducible
  • Research shows that, except under unrealistic controlled
    voice votes are useless
  • The U.S. Postal Service saw its losses shrink significantly in
    the last quarter of 2013 to a
    measly $354 million
    compared $1 billion during the same span
    the previous year.
  • Montana Lt. Gov. John Walsh (D) will
    fill the seat
    of U.S. Sen. Max Baucus (D), who is resigning to
    become the next ambassador to China.
  • Georgia lawmakers introduced a measure that could
    effectively shutdown rideshares
    like Uber and Lyft, insulating
    the taxicab and limousine industries from competition.

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