*** REGIONAL NEWS FROM MONDAY ***
+ Thurston Talk: Kid-Friendly Bike Paths in Olympia and Throughout Thurston County
+ Yelm Lions Club: Movies in Longmire Park Summer 2021 – Saturday, August 7, 8:45-10:45PM
+ KING-5 TV: Officials await clarification over new law enforcement reform bill ‘misconceptions’ House Bill 1054 and House Bill 1310 went into effect Sunday, July 25, 2021. The bills sparked debate between lawmakers and law enforcement.
+ McClatchy News: VA requires COVID-19 vaccination for health care workers
+ Associated Press: Warming rivers in US West killing fish, imperiling industry
*** NATIONAL NEWS FROM MONDAY ***
The New York Times: As China Boomed, It Didn’t Take Climate Change Into Account. Now It Must.
The Washington Post: As coronavirus surges, GOP lawmakers are moving to limit public health powers
McClatchy News: Biden’s job approval rating slips to 50% — the lowest since he took office, poll says – as COVID cases spike across the U.S.
*** TRUMP NEWS FROM MONDAY ***
MSNBC Opinions: Trump rally triples down on Arizona audit lies in new phase of a damaging legacy – The rally proved the former president’s commitment to turbocharging the GOP’s agenda to unravel voting rights.
MSNBC’s MaddowBlog: Why Donald Trump’s absurd ‘reinstatement’ fantasy matters – For those concerned about domestic extremists, Trump’s “reinstatement” nonsense creates a threat that can’t be ignored.