Thursday, March 16th, 2017

 

President Donald J. Trump: Buy American and Hire American for the United States Automobile Industry

TweetYPSILANTI, Mich. — On Wednesday, President Donald J. Trump announced that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) are reinstating the Midterm Evaluation of the Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) and greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) standards for the automotive industry. The NHTSA will work with the EPA to use a data-driven process to conduct the Midterm Evaluation of the CAFE-GHG standards according to its original timetable.  The Obama Administration broke its promise to automakers and rushed the Midterm Evaluation to a premature conclusion earlierRead More


PHOTOS: Busch’s Fresh Food Market opens for business in Canton, MI

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo was LIVE at the new Busch’s Fresh Food Market in Canton, Mich. The brand new, state-of-the-art grocery store features a JB Smokehouse’s BBQ restaurant, a Starbucks coffee shop as well as craft beer and wine sections, along with gelato and juice bars. The 56,000-square-feet  building formerly housed a closed Farmer Jack grocery store. It is located at the southeast corner of Cherry Hill and Canton Center roads. Hours of operation are 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. For more information about the new Canton Busch’s store, visit http://www.buschs.com/locations/1156


EARTH TALK: What Good Has EPA Ever Done for the Environment Anyway?

TweetDear EarthTalk: I would like to know what good the EPA has done for the environment?  —Mary W., via e-mail Without the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Americans would breathe dirtier air, drink more polluted water and live and grow food on contaminated soils. Polluters wouldn’t be held accountable for their irresponsible behavior, wildlife would have a more difficult time finding suitable habitat to raise their young, and greater and greater concentrations of greenhouse gases would jeopardize the ability of our own atmosphere to protect us from the heat ofRead More