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ClarendonDem's Journal
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November 25, 2017

ACA Premiums

Apologies if I missed this, but are other folks seeing a significant increase in ACA premiums? Our son's premiums (in Virginia) are increasing from $107 a month last year to $310 a month this year, with a $7000 deductible.

November 19, 2017

Interesting poll results regarding an assault weapon ban

I would have expected older voters to oppose such a ban, but the exact opposite appears to be true.

Resistance to a ban on military-style assault weapons is strongest among millennials, according to a new Quinnipiac poll released this week. It’s a finding that experts said might be driven by the popularity of first-person shooter video games such as Call of Duty and the increasing prominence of military-style guns in the consumer market.

November 14, 2017

Italy fails to qualify for the World Cup

As a US fan this isn't near as disappointing as the US's failure, but much more shocking.


November 6, 2017

Unlikely hero article regarding yesterdays church shooting

The man in black hauled off in his SUV. The second man with the rifle — a neighbor unidentified as of Sunday night — came to Langendorff. The two men were strangers. “He briefed me quickly on what had just happened and said he had to get him,” Langendorff said later. “So that’s what I did.”

More at the link - https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2017/11/06/an-unlikely-hero-describes-gun-battle-and-95-mph-chase-with-texas-shooting-suspect/?hpid=hp_hp-top-table-high_mm-langendorff-602am%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.2adf38217a9c

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