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PAULMENO: Are lives of children and seniors less valuable than the life of Brett Kavanaugh?

“…a grossly watered-down version of the House bill has been approved by the Senate. I’m proud of the legislators on both sides of the aisle who were able to move us baby-steps closer to something meaningful, but this compromise bill is a pathetic ghost of the changes needed.” – Stephanie Paulmeno Continue Reading →

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LETTER: Kimberly Fiorello and The Make-Believe Crusade for “Freedom and Liberty”

“I never imagined the day would come when I would cringe at hearing the words ‘patriot’, ‘freedom’ or “liberty.’ Those words are part of our history and have a special connection to the founding of our country. Unfortunately, these words are being used by some far-right politicians to frame any and all political debates as mystical fights for ‘freedom’ and ‘liberty’. Locally, we need look no further than right-wing firebrand Kimberly Fiorello to see this tactic.” – David Snyder, Greenwich Continue Reading →

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Opinion: BET Republican Capital Spending Cuts Are Shortsighted; Will Cost Town More in Long Run

It doesn’t have to be this way. For many years, Greenwich has used a modified pay-as-you-go system, relying exclusively on municipal debt with five-year maturities. BET Democrats have developed a funding model would which shows that with modest modifications to that policy, the Town can finance all its essential capital projects without material impact on the mill rate and without jeopardizing our AAA bond rating.” – Stephen Selbst, Democratic member of the Board of Estimate and Taxation Continue Reading →

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