Tag Archives: Tompkins County

Reed and Robertson on Poverty

“The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little.”  ― Franklin D. Roosevelt Counties in District 23 have … Continue reading

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The ‘Meet Martha’ Tour

Martha Robertson and Nate Shinagawa with Mike and Barbara Hetzel at The Texas Hot of Wellsville! in Wellsville, NY in early March, 2013.   I expect that most of the stops in the “Meet Martha Robertson Tour” around the New York 23rd Congressional … Continue reading

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Nate Shinagawa Speaks on Fracking & Martin Luther King, Jr. Events

 The Tompkins County Legislature’s Vice Chairman and former congressional candidate Nate Shinagawa spoke at a NY Youth Against Fracking Event last Saturday (January 12). From his facebook page, Shinagawa wrote:: I was really inspired by all the middle and high school students at … Continue reading

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News Shorts…Education Funding Protest in Albany, Reed’s Ithaca Office?

The Canandaigua  Daily Messenger reports that students, parents and teachers from the NY 23rd will be going to Albany December 5 to fight cuts in education. They mention groups from Hornell and Naples will be part of a statewide coalition … Continue reading

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