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Editorial: Housing project not a fit for IDA tax breaks

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015
Money should be reserved for industrial and commercial uses

Photo of drowning dog was insensitive

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015
*Photo of drowning dog was insensitive
*Invest in missile shield to contain Iran

Why mention death of pets in any article?

Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015
*Why mention death of pets in any article?
*Nothing wrong with courtesy on the roads
*Use plaza money to upgrade water mains
*APA not living up to role to protect park
*Police have difficult jobs; show respect
*Obama too weak and political to fight ISIS

Charles Krauthammer: Not sure Obama understands depth of terrorist threat

Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015
Last Sunday, at the great Paris rally, the whole world was Charlie.

Editorial: Protection, not politics, for victims

Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015
Legislature has no excuse this year for holding up important bills that will help women and children

Editorial: High Notes

Monday, Jan. 19, 2015
High Notes is a regular weekly feature of The Gazette Opinion section designed to spotlight the many good works being done in our community by individuals and organizations.

Eugene Robinson: King sought to end both racial and economic injustice

Monday, Jan. 19, 2015
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s economic message was fiery and radical.

Column not written to be anti-Semitic

Monday, Jan. 19, 2015
*Column not written to be anti-Semitic
*"Experts" not always best source of info
*Enforce the laws we already have in place

Where is separation of church and state?

Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015
*Where is separation of church and state?
*Factory outlets would help Rotterdam mall
*CDPHP decision will affect cancer patient
*Tax big oil companies before raising gas tax

George Will: Romney’s third run would be no charm

Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015
After his third loss, in 1908, as the Democratic presidential nominee, William Jennings Bryan enjoyed telling the story of the drunk who three times tried to enter a private club.

A tale of two governors . . . and the sons who followed

Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015
This is a tale of two governors. Each has just been re-elected to a four-year term. Each is part of a legacy.

Education issues require better, long-term solutions

Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015
When politicians can't find solutions to complex problems, they often invent solutions that divert public attention from the real issues they can't solve.

Fracking ban was a start, but more must be done

Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s decision last month to ban fracking in New York state was a holiday present welcomed by the thousands of citizen activists in our state.

Freedom of speech should be limited

Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015
*Freedom of speech should be limited

Editorial: Municipal offices could be shared

Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015
Scotia and Glenville should look into joint municipal center

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