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Susan Estrich: Word slip shouldn't overshadow pro-diversity actions

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
The brilliant actor Benedict Cumberbatch is in hot water for getting his words wrong.

Better places for drug rehab than old bank

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
*Better places for drug rehab than old bank
*Maintain pressure to clean up NY politics
*Writer's gun scenario may have gone bad
*Show some restraint in Opinion section
*Sunday columns had plenty of perspective
*Find other space for drug rehab than NBT
*Cuomo being a bully on education reforms

More still needs to be done to restore public trust

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
*More still needs to be done to restore public trust

Editorial: Public needs to see impact of zoning

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
Citizens need visual proof of Mohawk Harbor zoning changes

Editorial: Release school aid projections

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015
For all the time the governor took to lay out his budget plan for the state a week ago, he didn’t take the time to give school districts what they need to put together their budgets.
The timetable is crucial.

Linda Chavez: A welcome revolt from Dems on Iran

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015
In what was one of the most stunning rebukes of a sitting president by a member of his own party.

Old bank not good place for drug rehab

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015
*Old bank not good place for drug rehab
*Dems owe voters an explanation for Silver
*Writer sincere, but genocide wrong term
*Glenville will be hurt by traffic from casino
*Voters, prosecutors can end corruption
*Grateful for Greatest Generation’s stories

Nation not living up to King's legacy

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015
*Nation not living up to King's legacy
*Photo of dog in river disturbing

Eugene Roginson: Obama must buck GOP, push climate change policy

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015
We now know that 2014 was the hottest year in recorded history.

Dems show no desire for ethical reforms

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015
*Dems show no desire for ethical reforms
*Writer off the mark on censoring speech
*Assembly Dems lack courage to oust Silver
*Hartley delivers wry, grounded columns
*APA Act in violation of state constitution

Editorial: Follow law, not sheriff, on gun permits

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015
People charged with upholding our laws can't pick and choose which ones they want to enforce.

David Harsanyi: Republicans give up opportunity to stop infanticide

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Evidently, Republicans don’t feel competent enough to make a case against infanticide.

Unfair not to weigh Palestinian atrocities

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
*Unfair not to weigh Palestinian atrocities
*Glenville board must listen to its citizens
*Gloversville plan will set back progress
*No fast-tracking for harmful trade pacts

Editorial: High Notes

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Spotlighting the good being done in our communities

George Will: Mushrooming welfare state is weakening the country

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015
America’s national character will have to be changed if progressives are going to implement their agenda.

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