Sunday, September 22, 2013
A Taste of Grow Pittsburgh
The event will feature an assortment of tastings from Grow Pittsburgh's restaurant partners who purchase locally grown produce and host fundraising dinners for us. Guests will be invited to indulge in organic foods, sip local beer and wine, listen to great music, bid on wonderful silent auction packages and enjoy the galleries, patio and lawn surrounding Pittsburgh Center for the Arts.
Former Arizona Democrat Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is urging congressional Republicans to "have some courage" and hold town halls, after Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert referenced her and 24 others being shot at a constituent meeting in 2011 as his explanation for not having one. Gohmert, contends leftist groups, some with violent strains, are preying on public meetings wreaking havoc and threatening public safety. Giffords scoffed at the notion stating Congress has a civic obligation to represent and listen to concerned citizens by holding town halls.
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