FROM FORTUNE: Trump Wants to Cut Federal Relief Funds for Puerto Rico, Report Says – 247 news

 President Donald Trump wants to cut off federal relief funds for Hurricane Maria because he claims the Puerto Rican government is using the funds to pay off debts, Axios reported, though there is no evidence to support the claim  According to the report, Trump cannot take back the aid that has already been disbursed to […]

Designing Solutions for an Engineering Marvel

[music] Don Jones: There’s no end to need for engineering people here. From small jobs to big jobs—overhauling the third power house to designing a new shaft for a motor, sizing cranes, designing containment for blast walls between transformers. Whole spectrum… tons of stuff going on in this facility. [music] Every job is extremely specific […]

Supplying a Hydropower Workhorse

[music] Fred Jordan On Phone: Hey Dan, Fred Jordan here returning your call. Fred Jordan: Our mission here at Reclamation is to get the part or the service at the right price at the right time. I consider myself a project/contract specialist/purchasing/overall salesman in order to get it all done. And you have to take […]

Value of the River – Flood Control, Irrigation, Navigation & Recreation

Doug Johnson, Public Affairs Specialist, Bonneville Power Administration: Iím Doug Johnson. Today Iím at Grand Coulee Dam, the nationís largest dam on Americaís fourth-largest river, the Columbia River. Now thereís a reason this damís a big dam ó thereís a lot of water behind it that we can use to produce valuable hydroelectricity, but we […]

French Federal Leaders’ Debate 2019 (English translation) Part 2

IS JUSTIN TRUDEAU ALLOWED TENS OF THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE TO CROSS INTO CANADA ILLEGALLY, SKIPPING THE LINE AND JUMPING THE CUE AND COMING FROM SAFE PLACES LIKE UP STATE NEW YORK WHILE THOSE FACING REAL PERSECUTION, CIVIL WAR, NATURAL DISASTERS, HAVE TO WAIT LONGER. WHAT I SAID THIS WEEK IS WE’LL CLOSE THE LOOPHOLE IN […]