Archive for September, 2014

Belleville News Democrat Questionnaire

ECONOMY 1. What are the biggest hurdles to improving the region’s economy and how would you work to overcome them? First, we must recognize that the private sector alone will never create full employment at a living wage, because the profit motive drives corporations to minimize labor costs, so they eliminate jobs through technology or […]

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The Un-Debate

Join us Thursday evening for an “un-debate” and spaghetti dinner! One of Paula Bradshaw’s opponents, Mike Bost, was “too busy” for a proposed televised debate on September 25th. He has an appointment at 7pm this Thursday that he just couldn’t break, even with two months notice. That’s odd. What could be more important to someone […]

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13 Years of War Have Left Us Poorer, Not “Safer”

Bradshaw Opposes Obama’s Unconstitutional Acts of War Says Thirteen Years of Constant War Have Not Made Us Safer – Just Poorer Green Party Congressional Candidate for the 12th District of Illinois, Paula Bradshaw issued the following response to President Obama’s unilateral commitment of U.S. armed forces to attack the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria: […]

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Mike Bost Claims “Previous Comittment” As Reason For Ducking Debate

20 years in Springfield have apparently convinced Mike Bost that he can say any absurdity and get away with it. We’re supposed to believe that he had an appointment at 7pm on Sept. 25th that he couldn’t reschedule two months in advance? Just how gullible do you think the voters are, Mike? http://thesouthern.com/news/local/bost-says-he-s-not-ducking-debates-scheduling-conflict-to/article_0db72f54-fa68-567d-8246-9cf191a665fe.html

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A Labor Day Message

Paula Bradshaw Calls for Full Employment With a Green New Deal The United States of America needs a lot of work done. Our infrastructure is in need of repair and modernizing, our inner cities are crumbling, our land and waters need protection and our people need food, water, shelter, health and education. A lot of […]

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