First off, I’d like to thank the folks who responded to last month’s survey request, regarding how well we as a nation are fulfilling the goals set forth by the Founders in the Preamble to the Constitution. I could use a few more responses, though.
Sullivan County has been officially designated by the state as a Climate Smart Community and a Clean Energy Community.
Thanks for success of Minisink Project
While there are many issues facing Congress that we have a hard time agreeing on, Republicans and Democrats can come together on important efforts that benefit our region.
Saving land saves money. Local farms, forests, rivers, streams and scenic vistas, which provide restorative outdoor experiences, are also productive assets that generate significant economic value. Protecting those assets is a smart investment that serves county residents now and in future dividends.
The headline seized my attention: “Millennials are killing the oil industry.” Kate Aronoff, writing for The Nation, described a recent report by Ernst & Young (EY): “Fifty-seven percent of teens now see the fossil fuel industry as bad for society, and 62% of those aged 16 to 19 say working for oil and gas companies is unappealing,” she write
Sam has been a frequent visitor at the Serio residence on the Pennsylvania side of the West Branch of the Delaware River.
At least three prominent people in Delaware County and the Town of Hancock think the Millennium Pipeline Company is a responsible company that quickly addresses any issues that arise with their facilities, and generally bring positive developments to the communities where they build compressor stations.
To the GOP: how about saving people’s lives instead?
Now that the GOP has failed to offer any replacement plan for the Affordable Healthcare Act (ACA), after having seven years to work on it, we have to ask Pennsylvania’s U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey and U.S. Rep. Tom Marino the following questions:
“Perhaps the most revolutionary act for a woman will be a self-willed journey—and to be welcomed when she comes home.”
— Gloria Steinem, “My Life on the Road”