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Homes, infrastructure, and drive-thru coffee
One commenter says "A Jones Act but for all infrastructure."
This is really great, I like the explicit linking of ministerial approval in walkable/transit-rich places with prohibitions on continuing development at the rural interface. In semi-related news, Newsom is deploying the national guard to build homes.
And here's the breakdown across multiple income levels. Really impressive progress.
• Thread discussing why Ukraine has decided to continue to defend Bakhmut instead of abandoning it. best I can tell, TL;DR: they have to fight Russia somewhere, and as long as they don't get surrounded, Bakhmut is as good a place as any. Relatedly, there are reports that Russian losses are as high as 1500 per day in recent fighting.