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Constitution Pipeline good for New York residents, businesses

Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015
Anyone who experienced a spike in their home heating bills last winter should be pleased with the news that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has approved the Constitution Pipeline project.
 

Many important stories go underreported

Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015
While the biggest news stories of 2014 interested me somewhat, I am more interested in those that were not reported, or reported but given scant attention
 

Eugene Robinson: Republicans need to abandon their tolerance of racists

Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015
Here’s some advice for House Majority Whip Steve Scalise that also applies to the Republican Party in general: If you don’t want to be associated in any way with white supremacists and neo-Nazis, then stay away from them.
 

Froma Harrop: Time for Obamacare foes to show their cards

Friday, Jan. 9, 2015
Friends of Obamacare, horrified that the Supreme Court has taken a case that could blow up the federal health insurance exchanges, should recalibrate their dread.
 

Linda Chavez: Despite help fighting ISIS, Iran remains our biggest threat

Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015
The agreement this week between the governments of Iraq and Iran to enter a formal relationship to fight the Islamic State group should be deeply troubling to the United States.
 

David Harsanyi: Gridlock should get share of credit for economic recovery

Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015
>The Obama Boom is finally here.
 

E.J. Dionne: Smart, caring, irascible, Mario Cuomo was one of a kind

Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015
NEW YORK — There will never be another politician like Mario Cuomo, a man shaped by a different age.
 

Charles Krauthammer: U.S. missed chance to bring about real change in Cuba

Monday, Jan. 5, 2015
There’s an old Cold War joke — pre-pantyhose — that to defeat communism we should empty our B-52 bombers of nuclear weapons and instead drop nylons over the Soviet Union.
 

George Will: Corker the senator to watch in 2015

Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015
Standing at the intersection of three foreign policy crises and a perennial constitutional tension, Bob Corker, R-Tenn., incoming chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, may be the senator who matters most in 2015.
 

Remembering when the bluebirds flew

Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015
At 92, well past my expected lifespan, I now view New Year’s Eve through the rear mirror of memories.
 

Reasonable gun control would help protect police, public

Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015
The murder of two police officers in Brooklyn just days before Christmas was both shocking and horribly saddening.
 

Joe Conason: Republicans must stop making excuses for extremists

Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015
The unsavory story of Rep. Steve Scalise, Louisiana Republican and House majority whip, should serve as a clear warning to the leaders of the Republican Party.
 

Joe Conason: Republicans must stop making excuses for extremists

Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015
The unsavory story of Rep. Steve Scalise, Louisiana Republican and House majority whip, should serve as a clear warning to the leaders of the Republican Party.
 

Jerry Newcombe: Has the American Dream come to an end? Not so fast

Friday, Jan. 2, 2015
Last month, a professor of economics at the University of California, Davis made some headlines by basically asserting that there is no American dream. It’s a myth.
 

Eugene Robinson: 2016 hopefuls must adapt campaigns to Obama successes

Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015
Uh-oh. Now that the economy is doing well, what are Republicans — especially those running for president — going to complain about? And what are Democrats willing to celebrate?
 
 

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