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Susan Estrich: Tapping big money early is key to party’s nomination

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015
Will she or won’t she?

Spa City is great, but could be much better

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015
*Spa City is great, but could be much better
*Religion at the heart of world’s problems
*No need for photo of child falling off sled
*Bad times for Israel if it stays the course
*Stefanik immigration vote ill-conceived
*Unsafe motorists put walkers in fear for life

Editorial: Governor's budget: Flash, but few solutions

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015
Plan doesn't adequately address fundamental problems that fuel state's poor economy, high taxes

Common Core testing is going to get worse

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015
*Common Core testing is going to get worse
*Eagle Scout winners’ praise well-deserved
*Local toxic toy ban is good for consumers

Froma Harrop: Let’s stop making excuses for young people refusing to vote

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015
The recent economic crisis hit the American middle class hard.

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.

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