What is daylight saving time?

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Under the Sun’s Protection Act of 2019 at the latest, the Americans would have their clocks an hour ahead and keep them there, creating an extra hour of sunlight in the winter.

In the next few weeks, a lot of Americans are going to continue with the annual exercise of setting their clocks one hour forward in the name of the daylight-saving time.

They will get their clocks forward by one hour, press 2 .a.m. on the 8th of March, giving them an extra hour of daylight by Jan. 1.

However, the vast majority of the state to participate in the reduction of clocks. However, Hawaii, most of Arizona, and the U.S. territories of Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, and the Virgin Islands do not.


Daylight savings time was created by the Congress in 1918, “as a way of saving fuel for the war industry, and the extension of the working day,” according to the Library of Congress. It was repealed after the War was over.

The problem has remerged during the second world War, and the Congress was set up in 1942.

In an attempt to make daylight saving time permanent year-round, Florida’s Republican Sens. Marco Rubio and Rick Scott, the Sunshine Protection Act ” last year, which languished in Congress with no real progress has been made.

“It’s definitely not in the mood, there’s no excuse for it,” Rubio said in a statement on oct. “It has to be a strong support in the house and in the Senate, the White House, the president said he would sign it. I hope that we will be able to get on with this bill, because I think it makes all the sense in the world, and the changing of the clocks back and forth doesn’t make any sense.”

As President He has thrown in his support for the creation of the daylight saving time permanently, as well.

“How to make daylight savings time permanent is O. K. with me!,” he tweeted in March, 2019 at the latest.


Some would argue, the extension of daylight-saving time, it will disrupt sleep patterns, and can be harmful to your health. Supporters, especially businesspeople, saying it will save energy because people will be spending more time outside.

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