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Legislation introduced Monday would make abortion a crime in Idaho should the U.S. Supreme Court overturn Roe v. Wade, the ruling establishing abortion rights nationwide.
Time has come today, as the Chambers Brothers would say. But it’s not daylight saving time.
As the seasonal end of daylight saving time approaches, many sleep scientists and circadian biologists say it should be banned for good because of potential ill effects on human health. In the U.S., clocks go back an hour this weekend. But research says the springtime start of daylight saving time may be more harmful. It has been linked with more car accidents, heart attacks and other health problems that may persist throughout the time change.
Year-round daylight savings time will happen in Washington, if Congress gives the OK.
Permanent daylight saving in Washington inched closer to reality Tuesday with final passage in the Legislature.
Washington moved a bit closer to going to year-round daylight saving time as the Senate voted overwhelmingly to ask the federal government for the ability to make the switch.
It appears that state lawmakers would prefer to go on permanent daylight saving time. Can that lead to a nationwide switch?
Senate votes to ask Congress, voters to keep Washington on daylight saving time all year.
As you grumble about your lost hour of sleep this weekend, just remember: Don’t blame Benjamin Franklin. Despite legend, the nerdiest founding father did not invent daylight saving time. (He did, however, suggest cities wake residents earlier on summer mornings by the sound of cannon fire, so perhaps it’s best he didn’t get his way.) No, the reason you may have an extra cup of coffee Sunday is because of World War I. And golf.
Not happy about losing an hour’s sleep to daylight saving time? Legislature is trying to do away with the semi-annual clock change.
Some Washington legislators want to get rid of daylight saving time.
“Deteriorating situation” of American time-telling, as historian Michael Downing put it in his book “Spring Forward,” is the reason millions of Americans will set their clocks back this weekend for daylight saving.
As the House was wrapping up its floor session this morning, several members asked for a privilege to speak, introducing family members or constituents in the House gallery. Then Rep. Heather Scott, R-Blanchard, rose and asked for a privilege. “Just for an announcement,” she said....
If you hate daylight saving time and all the confusion and sleep deprivation it brings, you now have solid data on your side. A wave of new research is bolstering arguments against changing our clocks twice a year.
Time to spring into action: Daylight Saving Time is upon us.
BOISE – Idaho’s bill to do away with the “fall back” and “spring forward” of daylight saving time is dead. Turns out, what was proposed – year-round daylight saving time – is illegal under federal law.