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
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
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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
Local Company To Build Portable Solar Power Units For Puerto Rico
North Andover, MA: Local solar installer ReVision Energy is welcoming a group of volunteers this weekend to its 7,000 s.f. facility in N. Andover to build portable emergency power and water purification units for devastated communities in Puerto Rico. Each unit is comprised of a trailer with solar electric panels, … Continue reading