Category Archives: Politics

The Hudson Valley People’s Climate March is This Saturday

I’m reposting the following in case you missed it the first time. On April 29, 2017, hundreds of thousands of Americans will take part in a peaceful march to fight for our planet, and raise awareness of the growing climate crisis. … Continue reading

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Hudson Valley People’s Climate March in Hudson, April 29

On April 29, 2017, hundreds of thousands of Americans will take part in a peaceful march to fight for our planet, and raise awareness of the growing climate crisis. The People’s Climate Movement is centered on the Washington DC march, and … Continue reading

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NY Election Results

The NY State Board of Elections site has some great charts that show full breakdowns of yesterday’s election results. You can view them all through an easy interface with drop down menus. Following are a few Columbia County specific results. … Continue reading

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Go VOTE!

You probably don’t need a reminder that today is election day, but here are some helpful tips for New York voters. • Polls are open 6 AM–9 PM. If you’re in line by 9 PM, you’re allowed to vote. • … Continue reading

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Live Debate Today, New York’s 19th Congressional District, John Faso & Zephyr Teachout

Today at 1pm, there will be a live debate between the two candidates running for New York’s 19th Congressional district seat. The candidates are Republican John Faso and Democrat Zephyr Teachout. The race to replace retiring GOP Congressman Chris Gibson is … Continue reading

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Anti-Fracking Rally in Albany Today

A diverse coalition of anti-fracking organizations are organizing a rally to send Governor Cuomo a simple message: Don’t Frack New York! At the rally, hundreds of people will take a pledge to take nonviolent action if Cuomo moves forward with … Continue reading

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Rally Against Fracking in Albany Tomorrow

As Governor Cuomo is nearing a decision on whether to open New York to fracking, the momentum is building for him to issue a statewide ban. Last week, more than 200,000 petition signatures — including from over 30,000 CREDO Action … Continue reading

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