Working To Limit Money In Politics, Local Non-Profits Host Democracy In Action Conference

Local New Hampshire Non-Profits Hold Post-Election Democracy In Action Conference Addressing the Influx of Money in the Political System      The local non-profit groups Open Democracy, NH Peace Action, and American Friends Service Committee, along with other supporting organizations, are holding a free and open to the public Democracy In Action Conference on Saturday, November […]

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What NAFTA Foretells For New Proposed Trade Deal (InZane Times)

My colleague Gabriel Camacho and I wrote this a year ago, timed to coincide with the twentieth anniversary of the North American Free Trade Agreement.  With President Obama in China touting a new “free trade” agreement, the Trans-Pacific Partnership, this seemed like a good time to re-post it here.  The original article was published in […]

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AFT Launches National Ebola Information Hotline

AFT Launches Ebola Information Hotline for Frontline Healthcare Workers to Help Ensure All Health Facilities Have Ebola Preparedness Plans Hotline Launched with National Print and Digital Ad Buy Washington—The AFT, the nation’s second-largest nurses’ union, today launched an Ebola Information Hotline and national ad buy to help ensure all healthcare workers receive the resources, equipment […]

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Five Companies Compete On The NH Healthcare Exchange

NH Insurance Department Issues Updated List of Health Care Provider Networks 2015 Marketplace to Feature 5 Insurance Companies and a Range of Networks, Plans Concord, NH ­– The New Hampshire Insurance Department has updated its listing of health care provider networks that will be available through 2015 insurance plans sold on the federally facilitated New […]

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National group dedicated to getting money out of politics claims credit for Vaillancourt defeat

Image: youtube.com/TheYoungTurks A national organization dedicated to ending the corrupting influence of money in politics is taking credit for state Rep. Steve Vaillancourt’s defeat. Wolf PAC founder Cenk Uygur says the super PAC targeted the six-term Manchester Republican after he opposed a House resolution, championed by Wolf PAC, that called on Congress to begin the […]

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Union Picket Lines Stay Strong as FairPoint Stock Price Tumbles

  FairPoint stock plunged more than 10% at the end of last week after the company acknowledged strike’s adverse effect in its latest earnings report   One day before drop, key financial analyst cited strikers’ continuing strength, warning of “significant negative impact” from “unsettled labor conditions” FairPoint strikers maintained momentum Saturday with major rally that highlighted […]

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#Free Pindell

During a media shitstorm a few years ago, when Jack Kimball, Kevin Smith, and other Republicans were loudly calling for my head – James Pindell was the only reporter in the state who actually called me to get my comments. Every other reporter just wrot…

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