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Politics, protests undermine sound energy policy

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has taken energy development “off the table” in New York, reversing state policy dating back into the 19th century.

Municipalities should work together to provide best, most cost-effective services

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015
As elected officials, we must accept that times are changing for municipalities and we simply can’t afford to do business the same way we always have in the past.

Success of community depends on your point of view

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015
What is progress? No, I’m serious, because I’m fairly certain it differs upon who you ask.

Guest Column: Demanding Muslims condemn attacks is disrespectful

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015
Since 9/11, people have unfairly lumped all Muslims together with terrorists

E.J. Dionne: In address, Obama stays true to himself

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015
"This is good news, people.”

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

David Harsanyi: Pope misses the point of free expression

Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015
We heathens can leave the theological debate to others.

E.J. Dionne: Government policies heavily favor the rich

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015
You may think that government takes a lot of money from the wealthy and gives it to poor people.

Jill Lawrence: No special treatment for politicians who break the law

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
The most touching moment of bipartisanship on the opening day of Congress came not on Capitol Hill but 100 miles away in Richmond, Virginia, at former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s sentencing hearing on his multiple-count public corruption conviction.

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