The problem with Victory Day is not that it remembers our war with Japan, the problem is that its focus is too narrow.
“Congress has failed Rhode Island business. When the Great Recession hit in 2008, despite the lessons that could have been learned from the dotcom bubble, Congress was without a plan. Without a concrete plan in place for economic downturns, lobbyists and big banks were able to direct Congress to focus on corporate bailouts instead of…”
I have listened to you tell me about your hope for the future and the really hard work and total commitment it will take to realize that hope. I want to be with you and tell Copeland that he is growing up in the greatest democracy in the history of the world – dedicated to justice for all its citizens. Our state and country need the strength and clarity of purpose that you will bring to Congress. Godspeed.