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All In The News tagged "The Hill"

After Mass Collision Killed Thousands of Birds, Philadelphia Dims Its Lights

Robert Peck, senior fellow and curator at the Academy of Natural Sciences, was quoted in a May 20 New York Daily News story about “Lights out Philly” and the benefits of cities keeping lights off or lowered during bird migrations. The initiate was also covered on May 19 by The Hill.

What Current Police Reform Efforts Lack: A Call to Federalize

Robert J. Kane, PhD, a professor and head of the Criminology and Justice Studies Department in the College of Arts and Sciences authored a July 17 opinion article in The Hill about disbanding local police forces and federalizing them under the U.S. Public Health Service.

Stay-at-Home Orders Saved Hundreds of Thousands, Report Finds

Urban Health Collaborative estimates about how many lives may have been saved through stay-at-home orders were mentioned in two May 18 stories by The Hill, as well as coverage by WTXF-TV (FOX-29), WGHP-TV (Fox- Greensboro, North Carolina), People Newspapers (Texas), and WINS-AM (New York City), May 14 stories in WHYY-Radio and Metro (Philadelphia), as well as a May 17 stories by Newsmax and WBT-Radio (Charlotte).

Don't Let Them Fool You — Republicans Love Regulation, Too

David S. Cohen, JD, and Alex Geisinger, JD, professors in the Kline School of Law, authored a May 25 opinion piece for The Hill about contrasting the House's repeal of key provisions of the Dodd-Frank bank regulations with a new rule, proposed by the Department of Health and Human Services, that would limit how health centers that receive Title X funding can operate.  

Outdoors Industry Groups Ratchet Up Trump Criticism

Daniel Korschun, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a Dec. 7 story in The Hill about outdoors companies, like Patagonia, making public statements about politics.

Cap-and-trade is GOP's Next Best Step on Environmental Regulation

Alex Geisinger, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, authored an Oct. 16 op-ed in The Hill about options for replacing the Clean Power Plan.

Trump Budget Puts America on Starvation

Mariana Chilton, PhD, a professor in the School of Public Health and director of the Center For Hunger-Free Communities, authored a column for The Hill on June 4 about the effect of the president's proposed cuts to the federal food stamp program. A related story quoting Chilton ran in the Philly Voice on June 1.

Outdoor Gear Companies Take on Trump

Daniel Korschun, PhD, an associate professor in the LeBow College of Business, was quoted in a May 9 The Hill story about outdoor gear companies, such as The North face, Patagonia and REI, taking on President Trump for trying to roll back former President Obama’s actions on protecting public land and fighting climate change.

We Can Combat Opioid Epidemic by Changing Healthcare Policy

Anita Gupta, DO, PharmD, an associate professor in the College of Medicine, co-authored an opinion piece for The Hill on April 5 about how changes to health care policy can help to combat the opioid epidemic.

Vaping Isn't Smoking, It's a Disease Prevention Method

Stephen Gambescia, PhD, clinical professor in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, co-authored an op-ed about the use ofgaping as a smoking prevention method. The piece ran on March 17 in The Hill.

What Will Happen if ObamaCare is Repealed?

Anita Gupta, DO, PharmD, an associate professor in the College of Medicine and vice chair of the Division of Pain Medicine and Regional Anesthesiology, authored a Nov. 14 post for The Hill about what could happen if the Affordable Care Act is repealed.