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Charles Krauthammer: Gruber confession unveils truth behind Obamacare

Monday, Nov. 17, 2014
It’s not exactly the Ems Dispatch (the diplomatic cable Bismarck doctored to provoke the 1870 Franco-Prussian War).

For safe holiday, stay sober while driving

Monday, Nov. 17, 2014
*For safe holiday, stay sober while driving
*SUNY making great progress on transfers
*Election determined by hatred of Obama
*No reason Christmas has to be on Dec. 25

Editorial: High Notes

Monday, Nov. 17, 2014
Spotlighting the good work being done in our communities

Bottling plant will be bad for county, region

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
*Bottling plant will be bad for county, region
*Court Administration not putting public first
*Thanksgiving is for thanks, not shopping
*No reason Christmas has to be on Dec. 25

George Will: Authors root out true motivations behind Holocaust

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
Western reflection about human nature and the politics of the human condition began with the sunburst of ancient Greece 2,500 years ago, but lurched into a new phase 70 years ago with the liberation of the Nazi extermination camps.


Amedore promised change; now will he deliver?

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
Choosing between George Amedore and Cecilia Tkaczyk in the race for New York's 46th Senate District race was not easy.

SUNY chancellor paid well enough

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
The SUNY Board of Trustees appeared ready to bump up her pay, especially in light of the much smaller City University of New York (CUNY) handing its new chancellor a compensation package worth $886,000.

We need to make vital drugs affordable

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
What good is a miracle drug if you can’t afford it?

Editorial: The People's Law Turns 40

Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
State's Freedom of Information law is still vital and still needed

U.S. must stand with Israel against foes

Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014
*U.S. must stand with Israel against foes
*Founding principles ignored at ballot box
*Grateful to Gazette for Veteran’s Day tab
*Science backs human role in climate change
*Capitalism has been taken to extremes
*Obama doesn’t get credit he deserves

David Harsanyi: U.S.-China deal is terrible; good thing it doesn’t matter

Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014
At a Beijing news conference, President Barack Obama called a new China-United States climate deal a “historic agreement.”

Mona Charen: In world, Obama’s moral compass points wrong way

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014
Americans of most political persuasions tend to view the United Nations as corrupt and morally inverted.

Holiday Parade is not only for Christians

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014
*Holiday Parade is not only for Christians
*GE broke a contract, not just a promise
*U.S. attorney general must avoid politics
*Unfair to lump every Muslim in with ISIS


Editorial: Governor must sign Lyme disease bill

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014
Legislation would protect doctors who prescribe long-term treatments

Froma Harrop: Rediscovering the joy of paper

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014
Interesting that the tech website CNET has started publishing an old-fashioned magazine — you know, on paper, like Time and Life.

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