After 28 events since October 2010, the Positively Pottstown Happy Hour is taking a break! These mostly-monthly gatherings showcased local businesses, arts organizations, bakers, restaurants, and caterers and brought people together for networking. I have a feeling it won't be too long before we're all getting together again... in the meantime, be well and buy local!
Republican House Speaker John Boehner is leaving Congress. He won't be missed.In January 2015, after the GOP took the Senate majority, new Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Speaker Boehner promised to make Democrats go on record as voting against and/or filibustering a stream of popular bills -- and to force presidential vetoes.
It's arm-twisting time in Harrisburg.It's about time.Our august leaders have just clicked another month off their calendars. August? Forget that. We're now into October, and there's no state budget in sight.Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf and the Republican leaders in the House and Senate have been locked in a standoff since the end of June, whe […]
"Russia hits Assad's foes, angering U.S."-- Headline, Wall Street Journal, Oct. 1WASHINGTON -- If it had the wit, the Obama administration would be not angered, but appropriately humiliated. President Obama has, once again, been totally outmaneuvered by Vladimir Putin. Two days earlier at the United Nations, Obama had welcomed the return, in f […]