state and local government
One of the key passages of the Paris Agreement was inclusive of non-state actors. During COP22, I attended a side event on
I have to be put into debt for something that as a kid I took for granted a 4-year publicly subsidized college education
Elizabeth Dohoney Ellis has an active voter for almost 50 years and works as a predict judge in South Polk county in Ace, Texas.
Even as we're all hypnotized by the presidential race, and the candidates' rhetorical responses to these incidents, we have to recognize that these issues, that impact us directly, that move us to tears and to march in our streets -- are almost exclusively controlled by state and local leaders. Not our president.
Even if the consumption of history or natural beauty is secondary to gameplay - and it is, in many cases - who are we to
Last week I attended a fundraiser to garner support for the Jimmy Panetta for Congress campaign. It was an intimate, delicious affair sponsored by the Organic PAC on which I humbly sit as a committee member.
Plastic polluters throw their weight and money around to buy influence, and legislative outcomes. California's statewide
These remarks out of the Sweere campaign seem to have drawn no broader condemnation or blowback at all, and that bothers me. Unless we start naming blatant sexism for what it is, it's hard to imagine things ever changing.
Hey there, Sydney. It's me. Jess. I know it's been awhile. And sorry I haven't called lately, I've been a little busy. But I couldn't help but think of you as I enjoyed a delicious, hot, fresh kebab on the streets of Hong Kong at 5:00 this morning.
If there is one thing that we can all agree on about Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), it is that he is a staunch advocate of state rights and local control. But his belief in local control over local affairs clearly does not extend to those who actually live in Washington, D.C.