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Susan Estrich: Still struggling with feelings toward the death penalty

Friday, Aug. 1, 2014
I will readily admit that I have been all over the map when it comes to the death penalty.

GOP, not Obama, at fault for problems

Friday, Aug. 1, 2014
*GOP, not Obama, at fault for problems
*Owners, not dogs, to blame for injuries
*Writer ignored facts about Israel situation
*Church should have respectful dress code
*Gaza situation could be much more cordial

Support Smart Schools Bond Act in November

Friday, Aug. 1, 2014
*Support Smart Schools Bond Act in November

Editorial: Use soda tax to fight obesity

Friday, Aug. 1, 2014
Adding a few pennies to price of sugared soda could help fight epidemic

Charles Krauthammer: A president must act, not just wait for history to happen

Thursday, July 31, 2014
The president's demeanor is worrying a lot of people.

Hamas to blame for Gaza troubles

Thursday, July 31, 2014
*Hamas to blame for Gaza troubles
*Concussion issue is not going away
*Ballston Lake should be cleaned up now
*Don't stereotype all breeds as dangerous

Editorial: City needs its independent thinkers

Thursday, July 31, 2014
Resignation of Schenectady councilman leaves void that must be filled

Froma Harrop: Pass Senate's immigration bill

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
The numbers are small for a large country like this, but the alarm is big over the influx of Central American children coming over the southern border.

NYRA should have focus on taxpayers

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
*NYRA should have focus on taxpayers
*Citizens need to rally to preserve country
*Political cartoon was poor taste for paper
*Add name to list of dissatisfied VA users
*U.S. losing its place as leader in the world

Editorial: Adjustments feasible in OT-pension rule

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Does it matter who is compensating police when it comes to pension eligibility?

Medicare anniversary a time to reflect on value of program

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
*Medicare anniversary a time to reflect on value of program

David Sirota: Big business fights cheaper, faster Internet

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
The business lobby often demands that government get out of the way of private corporations, so that competition can flourish and high-quality services can be efficiently delivered to as many consumers as possible

Seeking reasons for poor streets

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
*Seeking reasons for poor streets
*Get facts before vote in city of Gloversville
*Schoharie Fair should accept state passes
*Amend casino RFAs to account for decline

Editorial: NFL fumbles chance on domestic violence

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Two-game suspension for player's violent attack on woman shows league not taking issue seriously

Joe Conason: Republicans content to obstruct

Monday, July 28, 2014
Listening to Republicans in Washington (and Texas and Arizona) scream about the "crisis" of migrant children arriving from Central America on our southern border, it is puzzling to realize they don't actually want to do anything to solve the problem.

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