A Dozen Free State Project Candidates Advance to Manchester Municipal General Election Amid NH GOP Divide Over Secession
Free State Project members running for political office often hide or deny their FSP affiliation; Granite State Progress’ Free State Project Watch exposes those connections; In response … Continue reading
(Salem, NH) – Today, Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), the co-chair of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, lead a roundtable discussion at the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Salem on youth opioid education and prevention. The discussion, which drew an audience of community members, brought together local and state leaders … Continue reading
In the past few years the issue of pay equity for women has become a major issue. We have fought to close the wage gap and pushed for stronger legislation to ensure equal pay for equal work. While we have not yet reached equality, we as a nation are much … Continue reading
Everyone hates the proposed Graham-Cassidy bill and newspapers and media outlets are not being shy about saying how bad it would be.
Business Insider: A bipartisan group of governors just based the new Republican healthcare bill – and it has a key addition
A bipartisan group of … Continue reading
Republicans in the U.S. Senate are doing their best to rip healthcare away from millions of working families and put insurance companies back in control of your healthcare where they can deny care, charge more to women, and drop coverage when you get sick.
The Graham-Cassidy bill is just the … Continue reading
At last evening’s Durham Town Council meeting, September 18, 2017, following 60 min. of intense discussion, and over an hour of public comment, the Council approved the 2nd Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples’ Day in Durham by a vote of 7 in favor and 2 opposed. Durham, host to … Continue reading
(Washington, DC) – Today, the Senate passed the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which is critical legislation outlining the nation’s defense priorities for the fiscal year. The bill includes the following provisions spearheaded by U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), who is a member of the Senate Armed … Continue reading
On Wednesday, Transportation Trades Department, AFL-CIO (TTD) President Larry Willis urged the Senate Commerce Committee to exempt commercial vehicles from a new driverless car bill after they held an open hearing on the matter.
While Willis thanked the committee for providing the hearing, he also cautioned against “moving too … Continue reading
Here we go again!
Once again the Republicans in the U.S. Senate are working to strip healthcare from millions of working families by pushing yet another “Obamacare” repeal.
The newest bill, put forth by Senators Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy, would repeal the Affordable Care Act, decimating the Medicaid expansion … Continue reading
September 18 The Teamsters for a Democratic Union (TDU) is formally founded at an Ohio convention, during a period of serious corruption in the union. Two years earlier at an IBT convention in Las Vegas, a union reform leader who (unsuccessfully) calle… Continue reading