Category Archives: Good News

May 30

Ossoff is Currently in the Lead!

Some good news for Atlanta locals. Jon Ossoff (D), running for congress from Georgia’s 6th district is all set for a run off election against Karen Handel (R) on June 20th. According to the AJC he currently has a slight lead in the polls. Get out there and canvass for him! make phone calls! help […]

A Rare Treat for Clinton Fans!

She’s out of the woods folks! She’s speaking and it’s great to hear in good form. Hillary at Wellesley is always a treat! Enjoy!  

May 02

Go Philadelphia!

“The city of Philadelphia just gave Wells Fargo its walking papers”  “The Philadelphia City Council voted Monday to change handlers of its $2 billion payroll account, according to published reports. Instead of continuing the arrangement with Wells, the city chose to hire Citizens Bank for the next fiscal year starting in July. ” http://www.cnbc.com/2017/05/02/the-city-of-philadelphia-just-gave-wells-fargo-its-walking-papers.html?__source=newsletter%7Ceveningbrief

May 02

Sweet Sweet Syria

“Syrian Refugees Brought One Thing With Them: A Cookie Mold. Now, It’s The Foundation Of A Business” I spent Saturday morning volunteering with Urban Fresh, Historic West Side Gardens and other Atlanta community volunteers. We were joined by Syrian families, one of whom also made an amazing lunch for us! The same family will soon […]

May 01

“Congress just reached a funding deal to keep the government open”

“Congress has reached a deal to keep the government open till September. The key items according to this Vox article are included below. It’s a relief to note that Planned Parenthood has not been defunded. The EPA budget has only been decreased by 1% and NIH spending has been increased by $2billion, amongst other positive […]