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Editorial: Casino endorsements shouldn't be for sale

Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014
Gaming Commission should shoot down Renssealer's attempt to buy Albany's casino endorsement

Charles Krauthammer: Lacking strategy, Obama piles up foreign policy failures

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014
"Great nations need organizing principles, and 'Don't do stupid stuff' is not an organizing principle."

Liberals need to stop complaining

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014
*Liberals need to stop complaining
*Letter missing facts on furniture program
*Owners responsible for training their dogs
*Don't let left change paper's improvement
*Support horse safety act to end abuses
*Why is left afraid of opposing viewpoints

Editorial: Don't rush to spend surplus

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014
Saratoga County will get a lot of requests for extra money; it should resist the urge to give it out

Froma Harrop: Far right spaces out on scientist

Monday, Aug. 18, 2014
When I first encountered Neil deGrasse Tyson, I thought, "What a nice man."

Loud mouths out to spoil performances

Monday, Aug. 18, 2014
*Loud mouths out to spoil performances
*Support both sides in Israel-Gaza conflict
*Liberals intolerant of opposing viewpoints

Editorial: Time to extinguish flames over Rotterdam EMS

Monday, Aug. 18, 2014
Dispute has gone on far too long, becoming a distraction for board, rescue squad and citizens

Editorial: High Notes

Monday, Aug. 18, 2014
Monday Opinion Page feature spotlighting some of the inspirational things people are doing in our community

Obama has plenty of accomplishments

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
*Obama has plenty of accomplishments
*People who objected to project are voters
*Park not as messy as letter writers stated

Speak up, ask questions when faced with elder emergency

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
About a month ago, my sister took our mom to a local emergency room for labored breathing, and then the nightmare we all fear began.

Demand more information about GMOs

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
Two opposing pieces of legislation addressing Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) labeling have been introduced into Congress in the last year.

State policy on email destruction not in public’s interest

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
Finding storage space for emails generated by and sent to government employees is not a problem for the state of New York.

Robin Williams’ suicide puts needed focus on depression

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
The news of Robin Williams’ suicide earlier this week has launched a powerful conversation about a topic that doesn’t get the attention it deserves.

Transparency lacking in how Metroplex selects businesses for tax breaks

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
Neither Metroplex nor the three sister authorities it manages give very much information to the public on how they go about selecting the businesses to which they award benefits.

Editorial: Schenectady Dems still don't get it

Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014
Holding a political caucus with more than one political party is not a caucus, it's a meeting

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