Bridgeport’s MIRA, Career Resources to Kickoff Youth Job Fair

Bridgeport’s MIRA, Career Resources to Kickoff Youth Job Fair

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE from Dalmarys Matos, dalmarys.matos@bridgeportct.gov (May 22, 2019) — WHO:    Bridgeport Director of the Mayor’s Initiative for Reentry Affairs (MIRA) Eric Christmas, President & CEO of Career Resources, Inc. Scott Wilderman, City Council, and community members WHAT:    Bridgeport’s Mayor’s Initiative for Reentry Affairs (MIRA) in partnership with Career Resources, Inc., RYASAP, ABCD, […]

Mayor Ganim, MIRA, Career Resources to Kickoff Hire One Re-Entry Career Fair

Mayor Ganim, MIRA, Career Resources to Kickoff Hire One Re-Entry Career Fair

30 COMPANIES TO PARTICIPATE from Dalmarys Matos (203) 576-7201, dalmarys.matos@bridgeportct.gov (Apr. 10, 2019) — WHO:             Mayor Joseph Ganim, Director of the Mayor’s Initiative for Reentry Affairs (MIRA) Eric Christmas, President & CEO of Career Resources, Inc. Scott Wilderman, City Council, and community members WHAT:            Mayor Ganim will join Bridgeport’s Mayor’s Initiative for Reentry Affairs […]

Is Higher Education Still Important for the Young Generation?

Is Higher Education Still Important for the Young Generation?

“AN ENABLING ENVIRONMENT” by Contributor (Feb. 19, 2019) — Do you still think higher education is a waste of time? We will give you more reasons to think otherwise. What is Higher Education? The basic definition of higher learning is the type of learning provided in universities, colleges or any other institution that will award […]

Nancy Pelosi Peruses Papers During SOTU Speech

Nancy Pelosi Peruses Papers During SOTU Speech

READING, BEING RUDE OR BOTH? by Sharon Rondeau (Feb. 5, 2019) — Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi periodically picked up an array of oversized papers and perused them during President Donald Trump’s State of the Union speech on Tuesday night. At times she put down the stack of documents and applauded along with others […]

Trump Ends Two Business Advisory Councils Following Resignations

Trump Ends Two Business Advisory Councils Following Resignations

“THANK YOU ALL!” by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 16, 2017) — At approximately 1:15 PM on Wednesday, President Donald Trump announced on Twitter that he will disband two policy advisory councils consisting of corporate CEOs from various industries. According to NBC Chicago, the second policy group dissolved itself following resignations from the first reportedly over Trump’s […]

Financial Security Versus Independence

Financial Security Versus Independence

THE CHANGING FACE OF THE UNITED STATES SHOULD BE VIEWED AS AN OPPORTUNITY by James E. Smith and Alex Hatch, ©2017 (Apr. 21, 2017) — In 2015, the Bureau of Labor (BLS) Statistics released the results of a study dubbed the “National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979.”  This survey observed the employment habits of nearly […]

Your Welfare Dollars Feed State Budgets, Not Needy Families

Your Welfare Dollars Feed State Budgets, Not Needy Families

“INCREDIBLY WASTEFUL” by Chloe Anagnos, Tax Revolution Institute, ©2017 (Mar. 7, 2017) — Instituted by President Bill Clinton in 1996, the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Act is one of the largest federal assistance programs in the United States. A cash benefit usually referred to as “welfare,” it provides temporary financial assistance with the […]

How Dr. Ben Carson Can Heal the Wounds of Obama’s Racism

How Dr. Ben Carson Can Heal the Wounds of Obama’s Racism

AN “EMOTIONAL MINEFIELD” by John Anthony, Founder, Sustainable Freedom Lab, ©2016 (Dec. 15, 2016) — Barack Obama‘s obsession with what he calls America’s “legacy of racism,” has been an EpiPen for the resuscitation of racial violence and discrimination burning across our country. HUD often provides the platform for the President to act on his prejudices. […]

Into the Swamp

Into the Swamp

“THE WORLD IS LISTENING NOW” by Dwight Kehoe, Editor, TPATH, ©2016 (Nov. 14, 2016) — From the minute Donald J. Trump announced he intended to make America great again, the leaches, the crooks, the embezzlers, the high-living elites and the establishment political leaders felt the earth move under their feet. They understood succinctly the threat […]

Mayor Ganim to Launch Second Chance Awareness Month with Career Resources Inc. and The Workplace

Mayor Ganim to Launch Second Chance Awareness Month with Career Resources Inc. and  The Workplace

MONTH DEDICATED TO REENTRY EFFORTS WILL INCLUDE A DONATION OF SUITS, CAREER COACHING AND GRAND OPENING OF RESOURCE CENTER Contact: Av Harris, (203) 814-7992, av.harris@bridgeportct.gov (Sep. 28, 2016) — Bridgeport, CT – Mayor Joe Ganim today is announcing the launch of the first-ever Second Chance Awareness Month with several events designed to assist those with […]

Some State Governments are DESPICABLE

Some State Governments are DESPICABLE

WHY DO SOME USE E-VERIFY AND OTHERS DO NOT? by Dr. Thomas E. Davis, Col., USA (Ret.), ©2016 (May 30, 2016) — There are so many Americans, particularly recently-discharged Veterans looking for jobs, and you idiots, cowards, leeches, bums or whatever type of scum you may be, have the unmitigated gall to refuse to legislate E-Verify […]

Drivers’ Licenses for Illegal Aliens

Drivers’ Licenses for Illegal Aliens

“A HOSPITABLE ENVIRONMENT” by Michele Talamo, ©2015, TPATH Contributor (Nov. 5, 2015) — Now that the elections are behind us, we as citizens must ensure that the legislators know how we view issues of importance.  When one considers the concept of licenses for illegal aliens on the surface it may appear to be a logical […]

Where’s the Concern Over Private Sector Furloughs?

Where’s the Concern Over Private Sector Furloughs?

PRIVATE SECTOR WORKERS IMPACTED BY THE FEDERAL BEHEMOTH MAY NEVER RECOVER.  DOES DC CARE? by Paul Driessen, ©2013 (Oct. 14, 2013) — In 2009, Mr. Obama told Representative Eric Cantor (R-VA), “Elections have consequences, and I won.” As with his healthcare law, amid this year’s impasse, he said “There will be no negotiations on the debt […]

The Cost of Hiring and the Cost of Firing

FOR “THE GOOD OF SOCIETY” by Don Fredrick, ©2013, blogging at The Obama Timeline (Sep. 26, 2013) — In its efforts to “make things more fair,” the government usually causes more harm than good. Anti-discrimination and minimum wage laws may be well-intentioned, but they have unintended consequences of which everyone should be aware. It is […]