Green Party urges President Obama, Sec. of State Kerry to reject the tar-sands pipeline

"President Obama is standing at a crossroads right now. He can say no to the Keystone XL pipeline and prove that his administration is serious about reducing production and consumption of fossil fuels. Or he can satisfy Big Oil and major investors by okaying the pipeline's conveyance of dirty, dangerous tar-sands crude oil from Canada across the U.S.," said Darryl! L.C. Moch, co-chair of the Green Party of the United States.

People’s State of the State

On Tuesday Jan. 7 is the 24th annual People’s State of the State rally at 11:45 AM at the State Capitol (State St. entrance)

Addressing income inequality will be the focus for 2014. Related issues include raising the state minimum wage, wage theft, progressive taxes, living wage jobs,  increasing funding for emergency food, education, welfare rights, single payer health care, and the Dream Act..

The People’s State of the State event is held the day before the Governor’s official address to provide a realistic picture of how the state is faring on hunger, ...