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4 Ballot Questions May 18: Vote No/No/Yes/Yes

4 Ballot Questions May 18: Vote No/No/Yes/Yes

Thanks to Kennett Area Dems for the above. Read more here, including why the first 2 questions attempt to set aside the usual process of checks and balances and the dire practical and financial consequences that could follow if they are passed. Note that the 4th...

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Pennsylvania Vaccination Distribution Plan

Pennsylvania Vaccination Distribution Plan

As the PA DOH image shows, total population is just one factor; age 65+ population and number of Covid cases and deaths also figure in the formula. And educators and support staff are on their own schedule now, prioritized for the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) vaccine....

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Rep. Dianne Herrin (D-156) issues budget position paper

Rep. Dianne Herrin (D-156) issues budget position paper

Rep. Dianne Herrin, who took office in January representing the 156th district, has commented that "leadership ... is taking a solid position, considering your entire constituency and the broader impacts on them and our community, and leading everyone toward a common...

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Even worse than an unfavorable Ground Hog Day!

Even worse than an unfavorable Ground Hog Day!

from Rep. Kristine Howard (D-167): If you thought the worst of the bad news you would hear on Groundhog Day was that the rodent prognosticator from Punxatawney saw its shadow and we can expect six more weeks of winter, think again. The Republicans in the Pennsylvania...

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FDR born, January 30, 1882

FDR born, January 30, 1882

Franklin Delano Roosevelt, born on January 30, 1882, was the 32nd President from 1933 until his death in 1945. The New Deal that he implemented remains a textbook strategy for pulling the nation out of crisis, reducing inequalities, and involving all Americans in the...

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Biden thinks big

Biden thinks big

Time to review what the President said on Wednesday. View and read it here. Every word counts: "A cry for racial justice some 400 years in the making moves us. The dream of justice for all will be deferred no longer...."

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Let the healing begin, finally

Let the healing begin, finally

by Dick Bingham, chair, CCDC, in Daily Local News, 1/20/21 Shortly after the election I wrote on these pages (November 9, 2020) that it was time to come together as a county, as a state, and as a nation. Since then, however, rhetoric has grown more heated, tensions...

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From Amanda Gorman’s inaugural poem

From Amanda Gorman’s inaugural poem

The ending vision of Amanda Gorman's poem read at President Biden's inauguration: ...We will raise this wounded world into a wondrous one. We will rise from the gold-limbed hills of the West. We will rise from the windswept Northeast where our forefathers first...

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Bringing America together, uniting our people

Bringing America together, uniting our people

...Today, on this January day, my whole soul is in this: bringing America together, uniting our people, uniting our nation. And I ask every American to join me in this cause. Uniting to fight the foes we face, anger, resentment and hatred, extremism, lawlessness,...

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