[tz] United States Senate reintroduced Sunshine Protection Act, enabling Permanent DST

Doug Ewell doug at ewellic.org
Mon Nov 7 19:29:00 UTC 2022

Tom Lane wrote:

> ... and neither group is old enough to remember the last time we
> abolished DST.

I'm definitely not old enough to remember the last time the US abolished nationwide DST, which I guess would have been right after World War II.

OTOH, I do remember the mid-'70s experimentation with making DST permanent. That was not pretty.

Doug Ewell, CC, ALB | Lakewood, CO, US | ewellic.org

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