As the summer reaches unimaginable highs in the triple digits, Amazon’s delivery drivers are still working all day. This, combined with a grueling schedule of over 400 stops per day, has made some drivers declare they’ve had enough.
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This week, the Biden administration announced a $660 million investment from the 2021 bipartisan infrastructure law to plug abandoned oil and gas wells. The U.S. is dotted with millions of these wells, which can be deeply hazardous to communities nearby.
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Even though the U.S. banned lead paint half a century ago, there were no rules for removing it from existing buildings. Traces of lead remain in our schools, daycare facilities, apartment buildings, and workplaces.
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