mothers against drunk driving
"I made the wrong decision and it is one I deeply regret," said New York Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb.
Karen's life changed in February of 2007 when she was driving on the Interstate in Tampa, Florida. Without warning, a drunk
In the months after the 9/11 attacks, most Americans felt that the threats we faced from terrorists were limitless. Anything seemed possible if al-Qaeda militants could enter our country, learn to fly airplanes, and then crash commercial flights into the World Trade Center and Pentagon.
Monte Bransfield is a mom who was woken up by the universally dreaded knock on the door at 2:00 a.m. Police descended on her doorstep to inform her that her then 17-year-old son, Tim, the no. 1 ranked baseball player in Massachusetts headed to college on a full athletic scholarship, was in a car accident.
"Come on, you’ve got to be kidding me. Really?"
Let me tell you about my town. Every summer thousands of people flood in from all over the country to get a taste of "The Hamptons" lifestyle. The roads clog with motorists, the stores fill, and money flows.
When this generation allows Americans the basic right to marry and earn money from a plant that isn't responsible for "2.5 million years of potential life lost (YPLL) annually," then future legislation will be based more on reason than superstition or prejudice.
You don't need a degree in veterinary science or animal welfare experience to spot and stop animal cruelty -- for most of us, that sensitivity is built into our internal values.
At various moments over the past two decades, Coca-Cola, has aligned itself with MADD in campaigns to promote vehicular safety. Unbeknown to MADD, the company was also a member of a trade association that fought tougher drunk driving laws.
Paul Blumenthal contributed reporting. "If you just googled the major companies in the restaurant, beer, wine and spirits