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A fossil fuel fan

I have to admit that I love fossil fuels and feel extremely grateful that I have lived my entire life as a beneficiary of their use. I can hardly imagine what life would have been like without them. The modern world that we know would have been impossible without fossil fuels and the related industries that enabled us to use them. Let me offer a couple of examples that might shed light on my affection.

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Public forums are by nature messy

On Tuesday, Feb. 5, five members of the Bridgeport Board of Education voted to cancel a series of public Community Forums. These forums, organized by the Board and Bridgeport Public Schools, were meant to address the financial distress facing our school district and how parents, families, educators, administration, community members, and local elected officials can be part of a solution.