Posted on March 13, 2013 by Ian Wilder
DeMarco needs to be replaced. We have written extensively about why
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Posted on October 7, 2012 by Ian Wilder
The Consumer Financial Protection Board released a report noting problems in the Reverse Mortgage market similar to those I stated in a prior post.
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Posted on April 2, 2012 by kwilder
As posted at Green Party Watch: Cynthia McKinney Running for Congress as a Green? by Ronald Hardy/April 2, 2012 According to Atlanta Progressive News, Cynthia McKinney will be attempting to get on the ballot for the House of Representatives in her Atlanta district where she previously served 6 terms as a Democrat. Running as a […]
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Posted on March 25, 2012 by Ian Wilder
Hank Bardel has announced that he will run for Congress in the 11th Congressional District which includes all of Staten Island and part of Brooklyn around Bay Ridge with the Green Party.
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Posted on March 22, 2012 by Ian Wilder
Roseanne Barr will be appearing at a “Rally in the Valley” for LA-area Green Party congressional candidates, Michael Powleson, David Steinman, and Anthony Vierya.
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Posted on August 6, 2011 by Ian Wilder
Green Party candidates, officeholders, and leaderssaid that the Budget Control Act of 2011 should be the final straw for many voters, and encouraged Democrats and Republicans angry at their parties to vote Green Party in the 2012 election.
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Posted on June 13, 2011 by Ian Wilder
I don’t believe that we will have an economic recovery until we resolve the mortgage crisis. The media may have moved on to congressional body parts, but the mortgage crisis is still very real and the engine of financial entropy. In discussions with foreclosure attorneys for the banks, it seems clear to all parties involved […]
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Posted on May 25, 2011 by Ian Wilder
Do you sometimes feel like there is nothing you can do, up against all the corporate money that is going into funding control of both political parties, candidates and elected officials? You can choose for instance, to NOT spend your money making Koch Industries ever more wealthy, powerful and influential. Angel Soft toilet paper Brawny […]
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Posted on May 16, 2011 by Ian Wilder
Mediicare For All must replace Obamacare; Greens urge rejection of Democratic and Republican plans to cut and privatize Medicare The Green Party called for national support for legislation intoduced by Sen. Bernie Sanders (Ind.-Vt.) for a single-payer national health system (Medicare For All) and urged Congress to reject Republican and Democratic plans to scale back […]
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