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TSA Union Calls For ‘Immediate’ Resignation Of Orlando Airport Management After Privatization Vote

AFGE vehemently opposes measure to outsource union work and demands ‘failing’ management resign for placing passengers in danger and hurting federal workforce

Orlando, Fla. – Today the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority (GOAA) voted on and passed the controversial measure to begin the process of contracting out security at … Continue reading

Leo W Gerard: Trump’s Infrastructure Con

The administration’s infrastructure proposal, released this week, is a shift from Donald Trump’s campaign pledges, a shirk of the fundingburden, and a stop to government construction projects serving the public good.

Candidate Trump boasted that he would double what his … Continue reading

Sec Julian Castro Keynotes NH Young Democrats Granite Slate Awards Celebration

Largest annual event honored work of Congresswoman Shea-Porter, Zandra Rice Hawkins, Senator Dan Feltes, Rep. Amanda Gourgue, and Doug Marino

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Shea-Porter And Committee Democrats Urge Majority To Hold Hearings Examining School Shootings

“We stand ready to lead and do our job with regard to this difficult subject.”

WASHINGTON – All 17 Democratic Members of the Committee on Education and the Workforce sent a letterto Chairwoman Virginia Foxx requesting hearings before the full Committee to examine school shootings. This request … Continue reading

Mark Fernald: Politics vs. the Public Good

If you served in the legislature and had to choose between what is good for the State of New Hampshire and what is good for your party, what would you do?  Our legislators faced this test last year.  Most of them failed.

The issue was gerrymandering—the drawing of voting districts … Continue reading

NEA-NH President Declares School Shootings Cannot Become the ‘New Normal’

It’s time to demand our politicians do more than express sorrow and regret when children are gunned down at school   

CONCORD, NH – February 15, 2018 – “On behalf of our 17,000 members, I want to express our profound sympathies to the families of those killed in yesterday’s … Continue reading

Berry Craig: Kentucky Union Members Who Voted For Trump Are Having Buyers Remorse Now


By BERRY CRAIG

AFT Local 1360

Donald Trump  Continue reading

America Needs Real Federal Investment To Repair Our National Infrastructure

Today, President Trump announced his “Trillion dollar infrastructure plan” that many say, completely misses the mark.

ThinkProgress explains how the new program is going to work (in theory):

“The proposal aims to turn $200 billion in federal funds into a $1.5 trillion investment over the next ten years by placing most of … Continue reading

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Continued Growing Support For Public Schools By Parents In Newest Poll

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"Handmaid's" Watch In Disgust As House Passes SB66, A Fetal Personhood Bill

In an unprecedented assault on women's reproductive rights, the NH House passed SB66, a 'fetal personhood' bill. The fetal personhood measure recognizes a fetus as an independent victim of a crime for the first time under New Hampshire law.

NH Superior Court Blocks Penalties Within SB 3 (Voter Suppression Bill)

NH Superior Court put penalties for voter suppression law SB 3 on hold, siding with NH Democratic Party 

A 21st Century New Deal For Jobs: A Progressive Plan To Rebuild America And Put People To Work

One of the greatest problems plaguing the United States right now is our crumbling infrastructure. Throughout the U.S. roads and bridges are literally falling to pieces. During the 2016 election nearly every candidate talked about fixing our growing infrastructure problem.