Coalition Calls For A Reversal Of Texas Ruling Blocking Executive Action On Immigration

Unprecedented Coalition of Elected Officials, Advocates, Law Enforcement, Business Groups Ask Appellate Court to Reverse Texas Ruling Blocking President’s Immigration Initiatives Washington D.C. – The Texas federal district court order that blocked parts of President Obama’s executive action on immigration was based on unproven or incomplete presentations to the court and should be reversed, civil rights and […]

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Executive Councilor Van Ostern to Hold Public Hearing On Fairpoint Service Complaints 

Wednesday  April 15th Fairpoint Public Hearing Rochester, NH   Executive Councilor Colin Van Ostern will host members of the public at a Public Hearing with Fairpoint Communications, and representatives from the state’s Public Utilities Commission and the Consumer Protection Division in the Attorney General’s office. The Public Hearing will be held next Wednesday, April 15, 2015.  This is an opportunity for public […]

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InZane Times: Democracy or Oligarchy, Which is It?

MARTIN GILENS SPEAKS AT PLYMOUTH STATE If the “central characteristic of democracy is responsiveness of government to the interests of citizens,” as Martin Gilens says,  then ours if failing miserably. Professor Gilens, prime author of a much-cited article showing that the US government responds to the interests of wealthy individuals and corporate lobbies, not to […]

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NH House Considers Bill on Amending the US Constitution to Limit Political Spending

The NH House Committee on Legislative Administration today held its public hearing on a bill calling for a constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United.  The legislation, SB 136, was passed unanimously by the state Senate last month. The House has already passed a resolution, HCR 2, calling for an Article V Constitutional Convention to address […]

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Meet the Chicago-area man spending $250K to elect ‘liberty-leaning’ candidates to N.H. legislature

Image: Light Brigading / CC BY-NC 2.0 The flood of outside spending on political campaigns has made its way to the New Hampshire legislature. Last year, a wealthy Chicago-area commodities trader donated $250,000 to a New Hampshire political committee with the goal of electing “next generation” libertarian candidates. The man seeking to influence Granite State […]

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Leo W Gerard — Hoosier Hostility: Not the American Way

 After Indiana Republicans passed a license to discriminate law, a restaurant called Memories Pizza in the Hoosier town of Walkerton stepped up last week to make sure potential customers knew its religious rules: “No Shirt, No Shoes, No Certification of Heterosexuality, No Service.” Indiana GOP Gov. Mike Pence provided official sanction for such acts of oppression […]

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William Hartung and Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson To Begin NH Speaking Tour

William Hartung speaking tour of New Hampshire begins Wednesday. Next week, Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson will tour the state. With eleven engaging events critical of militarism, we hope you can attend at least one! Hartung is a policy analyst outspoken on weapons proliferation, international arms trade and the weapons lobby. He directs the Arms and Security […]

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At MLK Vigil Tomorrow, MASS Nurses Call For Support of Passing the Inclusive Prosperity Act

Massachusetts Nurses and Allies to Hold Vigil in Remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and in Support of Passing the Inclusive Prosperity Act in Honor of His Legacy Nurses and other allies will gather in front of Congressman Richard Neal’s Springfield office to express their support of the bill, and encourage the Representative to […]

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Senator Rand Paul Has No Idea Why The USPS Appears To Be Failing, But He Blames Unions

With much fanfare Rand Paul has officially kicked off his Stand with Rand presidential campaign.  He is arguably the most anti worker candidate on the American political landscape.    Paul never strays from being a front man for the wealthy with his extreme anti union beliefs. For Postal workers his message is clear as he […]

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