National Politics

The November Elections and VA Privatization

Posted July 12, 2018 by Suzanne Gordon

As we approach the mid-term elections, the issue of VA privatization should play an important role  at the ballot box.  The nation’s 9 million veterans – and their friends and families – aren’t the only ones who should be concerned
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Boston Makes Its Bus Lane Experiment Permanent

Posted June 12, 2018 by Angie Schmitt

Bus travel times dropped 20 to 25 percent during the morning rush thanks to the Washington Street bus lane, the city reports. It doesn’t take much money to make riding the bus a lot more convenient. With little more than
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Pro-Housing Voters Must Get Political

Posted May 31, 2018 by

Housing Must Become Election Priority This week’s Berkeley City Council vote against a measure designed to build housing on BART parking lots (AB 2923) offers a wake- up call to pro-housing advocates. Berkeley voters would overwhelmingly back a ballot measure
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