Olivia caught up with former New York Governor George Pataki at the Quality Cash Market in Concord and asked a question about the immigrant detention quota. The store owner gave out complimentary coffee.
John Raby met up with Governor George Pataki at Village Pizza in Newport. They talked about the revolving door between Congress and lobbying firms, the connection between Citizens United and the money flooding the electoral system, and John's concerns about the over-militarization of our society.
Gov. George Pataki chatted with 3 Quaker activists about money in politics. Gov. Pataki called for closing the "revolving door," limiting outside campaign spending, and closing loopholes that allow the wealthiest Americans to pay low tax rates.
I asked Senator Paul a followup question from our last encounter in October about the connection between the militarization of police and the political influence of corporations that profit from those policies.
Members from the New Hampshire office of the American Friends Service Committee, a Quaker group devoted to non-violence and peace, were in the crowd as the Florida Republican in Derry on Tuesday, Oct 7, 2014