Posted on June 17, 2013 by iwilder
Potential New York laws includes a good foreclosure law, a good banking law, and a bad campaign finance law.
Filed under: Action Alert!, activism, Ballot issues, campaign finance reform, Corporations, economy, elections, grassroots democracy, housing, new york, New York State Politics, News, Occupy Wall Street, politics, rants, reform | Tagged: Bank of North Dakota, foreclosure, new york, New York State Assembly | Leave a Comment »
Posted on January 9, 2013 by iwilder
Newsday’s Joye Brown rightfully argues against the re-privatization of LIPA.
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Posted on November 7, 2012 by iwilder
No More Stolen Elections advocate Sarah Manksi taped at the 11/4/12 debate.
Filed under: Action Alert!, activism, Election 2012, grassroots democracy, politics, Ralph Nader, reform | Tagged: Busboys and Poets, Bush v. Gore, election protection, George W. Bush, Gore, Sarah Manski, Stolen elections, voter rights, washington dc | Leave a Comment »
Posted on March 29, 2012 by iwilder
whatever the U.S. Supreme Court decides on the constitutionality of the insurance mandate of “Obama / Romney care”, Americans will still be stuck with an expensive, ineffective health care system that fails to provide quality health care to all Americans.
Filed under: 3rd party, activism, Corporations, Election 2012, grassroots democracy, Green Party, Healthcare, News, politics, presidential race, Press Release, progressive politics, public health, reform, US Politics | Tagged: Jill Stein, Mitt Romney, Obama, Single-payer health care, Supreme Court | 2 Comments »
Posted on May 12, 2011 by iwilder
The Green Party of New York State would like to express its deep disappointment in the exclusion of Congressional candidate Ian Murphy from the upcoming May 12 debate in the 26th Congressional District. The decision to exclude Mr. Murphy denies voters in the district the chance to hear a legitimate candidate with a unique platform, and is an act […]
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Posted on February 28, 2011 by iwilder
The crisis in Wisconsin has the potential to drastically diminish the rights, salaries, and working conditions of Americans throughout the country. Whether they are public employees, private sector employees, union members, or non-union workers, America’s working families will suffer if the conservative efforts in Wisconsin are successful. Public-sector employees are entitled to collective bargaining rights, […]
Filed under: Labor, News, politics, reform, US Politics | Tagged: collective bargaining, democratic party, employment, Labor, republicans, Scott Walker, united states, wisconsin | 1 Comment »
Posted on February 17, 2011 by kwilder
KW writes: Some of us take a break through the winter. I know, I haven’t done a lot of politics these last, snowy, couple of months. Though, Ralph Nader keeps on working for ballot access. While “votenader.org” is quiet for now, you can still get Nader’s opinions on items such as Egypt, voting rights, and […]
Filed under: 3rd party, activism, Ballot issues, grassroots democracy, Green Party, News, Nonprofit Orgs, politics, progressive politics, Ralph Nader, reform, third party, US Politics | Tagged: 2004 Presidential Election, Constitutional Law, independent politics, Maine Politics, Nader, Ralph Nader, Third Party politics | 1 Comment »