Author Archives: Parwez Wahid

Biden Weekly Conversations – Up to Apr 3

In place of the old weekly radio address, President Biden is having weekly conversations.

April 3, 2021 : Staffers answer questions on infrastructure plan.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FiEjfxVfs7c

March 27, 2021 : A Weekly Conversation: With Megan Rapinoe And Margaret Purce
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iAL1rHdLFSM

March 20, 2021: On the line with Jocelyn
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=52Xed_mzE7o

Action From Feb 21 Business Meeting

Documents Pertaining To Items Taken Up On Feb 21

At the February 21, 2021 business meeting of the Framingham Democratic Committee several action items were take up concerning an assortment of issues from climate change to vaccine distribution equity.  Links to documents relating to these issues are presented here:

Baker Climate Veto 2.0 Action Guide

A resolution in support of S 9 An Act to create a next-generation roadmap for Massachusetts climate policy

TRIPS Waiver Letter[7470]

Joint Letter Opposing Biomass Carbon Neutrality Rider_12-02-20[7485]

Vax Equity Now Call to Action

FDC Env. Sub-Committee’s Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor from members of the FDC Environmental Sub-Committee posted by the Source and the Patch, and sent to the Metrowest Daily News as well, in response to the action taken by the Framingham City Council Finance Sub-Committee on the matter of solar panels at the McAuliffe library:

“If Framingham is going to embrace fundamental sustainable development we must adopt robust adaptation and mitigation processes in the face of the climate crisis that threatens to engulf us. It is incumbent upon us solarize Framingham now. Not next year, not in five years. Now. Our enigmatic inaction to address this egregious calamity is terrifying given the damning evidence of global warming; to whit, Texas.

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