Eco-News Roundup: Friday May 20

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Blue Marble-ish news from our other blogs.

Fact Free Nation: GOP attack on health care waivers ignores key facts.

Cut Ballot: Circumcision will be on the San Francisco ballot.

Green Alert: Anti-terrorist watchdogs still have their eye on Greenpeace.

Keeping Pace: Medicare costs outpace wages, GDP, and yes, even taxes.

White Coats: Doctor shortage, and solving it, used as political ploy.

Corny: Corn sugar lobbyists inspire a cheeky commercial.

Just Say Yes: GOP hopeful Jon Huntsman says he believes in climate change.

 

 

 

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