The candidates running to obtain the nomination of the Democratic Party for the presidential elections of 2020 favor a minimum hourly wage of $15. Workers pay a key role in creating successful businesses. They should receive a just reward.
Our most dangerous illegal intruders into the United States do not cross a traditional border. Ken Hines, LCDP Chairperson, tells why in our blog.Read More
We need to talk about guns. We need to talk about them because thousands of Americans are being murdered and injured through their criminal use, are committing suicide using them, and are being killed accidentally by them each year. We need to talk about them because our founders considered them to be sufficiently important to include them in the Constitution of the United States.Read More
March is Women’s History Month and while there are countless ways to honor and celebrate women’s history throughout the year, we’re giving you a place to start by highlighting eight local organizations that are making major contributions to our community.Read More
On Saint Patrick’s Day, Americans dress in green to celebrate and remember one of the great moments of immigration from Europe. Far from being the manifestation of nationalistic feelings or of community exclusiveness, the Saint Patrick’s Day Parade is a celebration of successful integration.Read More
The hard work of building our organization can seem overwhelming — and it is sometimes — but I promise you the destination is worth it.Read More
We have spent generations fighting to give our children more opportunities than we had. Let’s not stop now. - Ken Hines, Chair, Limestone County DemocratsRead More
Letter to the Editor: Athens News Courier, published 2/23/19Read More