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New York in the bag, but he still comes

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If I manage to insinuate myself into the event today at the nanotechnology center in Albany, and if I can get close enough, I’m going to ask President Obama what the devil he’s doing in New York. With six months to go till the election, why isn’t he focusing on states whose votes count? Why isn’t he visiting a technology center in Colorado or Pennsylvania or Wisconsin? They must have something that would serve as ...


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miketomm
May 8, 2012
8:51 a.m.

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I find nothing charming about him. His visit is meaningless and isn't worth the disruption it causes. He should stay in DC where he belongs.

Woodrow
May 8, 2012
9:29 a.m.

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The President is coming for three hours, so he is not campaigning for himself. He is here partly for Tonko who is running for re-election in November. That's what presidents do for the faithful. Also, a nod to one of the most powerful, popular governors in the nation.

Sparkys_Dad
May 8, 2012
7:21 p.m.

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Did somebody say charming?
lol.
I can think of other euphemisms...

This visit was a big plus for New Yawk.
I saw the clip on the news.

Can you say President Cuomo?
An interesting thought.

cfield
May 8, 2012
9:32 p.m.

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Watch the video!!! Why is Roy Mcdonald a Republican so opportunistic with the arrival of a Democratic President?? And Tonko pathetic!!! Democrats controlled the house and senate 2 years ago, why didn't they reverse the fair trade agreement then.. A bunch of BS

wmarincic
May 9, 2012
7:09 a.m.

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Better yet, when they controlled both houses why didn't they pass a budget?

mezz3131
May 9, 2012
9:57 p.m.
(Comment was removed by moderator for not meeting the Daily Gazette's community standards.)
Sparkys_Dad
May 10, 2012
9:29 a.m.

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mezz3131-- Your adolescent comments are inappropriate in this forum.

I disagree with you.
Mr. Stock has great value as a journalist.

mezz3131
May 10, 2012
11:15 p.m.

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So much for free speech!
Carl Strock is a bigot and should be shamed

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