Air Pollution Raises Stroke Risk – NYTimes.com

For those who think air pollution is only damaging when exposed to high concentrations for years, think again! As reported today in the New York Times, studies have shown that even one day of air pollution exposure “significantly increases the risk of stroke . ....

Are tax abatements for US Steel justified?

The Jefferson County Commissioners voted last Thursday to grant more than $14 million in tax abatements to U.S. Steel over the next 10 years. It was reported last Wednesday that the alternative would have been for the number of U.S. Steel employees in Fairfield to...