Category: "Slideshow"

Watch the Debate! Paula Shows Why She is the Best Choice for the 12th!

Here in Southern Illinois, we are fortunate that some of our news media have taken the position that if a candidate gets on the ballot, he or she deserves to be included in any debates. Kudos to the Southern Illinoisan, the Belleville News-Democrat and WSIU. As a result, Green Party candidate Paula Bradshaw was able […]

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Stop the Dakota Access Pipeline!

Paula Bradshaw, Green Party candidate for Congress in the 12th Congressional District endorses the Illinois Green Party’s statement in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in North Dakota and all others opposing the Dakota Access Pipeline. Paula says: “Our First Nations brothers and sisters are now on the front lines of a struggle that […]

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Paula Is the Candidate for Working People!

Paula Bradshaw Issues 10-Point Pro-Labor Agenda on Labor Day: “Congress Needs to Address Unemployment, Poverty and Rampant Inequality” Paula Bradshaw, Green Party candidate for Congress, has marked Labor Day by issuing a 10-point pro-labor agenda that she would prioritize if elected to Congress, to address widespread poverty and the needs of working people struggling to […]

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Reform the Monetary System

Why Monetary Reform Is a Crucial Issue by Paula Bradshaw, Green Party candidate for Congress Under the Constitution, Article I, Sec. 8, Congress has the exclusive authority, and responsibility, to issue money. However, except for a tiny fraction minted as coin money, that is not how money is created in the United States. Congress long […]

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Time to Raise the Minimum Wage

Paula Bradshaw Supports a Living-Wage Law: “America needs a raise!” In a speech delivered August 31, 1910, President Theodore Roosevelt made a common-sense observation that we seem to have forgotten about in recent years: “No man can be a good citizen unless he has a wage more than sufficient to cover the bare cost of […]

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Why We Fight

Greetings and salutations. I am running for Congress because I am part of the resistance to corporate=occupied Washington, DC.   The 1 % have used the wealth they have gained in the last 34 years to buy themselves media, lobbyists, congressmen and the Supreme Court. Not to mention the Presidency. They are using their ill-gotten […]

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Paula observes National Breastfeeding Month by calling for paid maternity leave in the U.S.

August is National Breastfeeding Month. Breastfeeding is the best way to give your baby a good start in life, in terms of nutrition, protection from disease and emotional bonding. It would be easier for American women to breastfeed their babies if the US provided paid maternity leave for new mothers. The United States is the […]

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The Farm Bill

A Green farm bill would make sure that all American citizens were well fed, farmers received just compensation, animals are treated humanely, and our topsoil and water conserved and protected. The Farm Bill passed by this Congress and signed by President Obama did none of those things. Millions of Americans will have less money for […]

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A Voice for Representative Democracy and Accountable Government

   Like a good Green, I am reusing an important resource from 2012: My platform. Unfortunately, it is still needed.    We still have tens of millions of unemployed citizens, so my call to put Americans to work rebuilding and repairing America stands.    We still have repression, persecution and spying going on, so my call to repeal […]

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Sierra Club Questionnaire and My Answers

Environmental Leadership   The Sierra Club is America’s largest and most effective grassroots environmental organization with more than 2.1 million members and supporters nationwide. We work to elect candidates who will provide leadership to confront the root causes of climate disruption and put our nation on a path to a clean energy future, while securing […]

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