The Feb. 16 article by Marcus Wolf, “Proposed shipping season delay could affect Port of Oswego, Novelis,” illustrates that there is still an opportunity for Gov. Cuomo to help waterfront businesses and residences whose properties have been inundated and damaged by the extreme high-water lev… Read More ⇒

I have been reading the letters regarding the funding of the Massena/Louisville library system. Some of the writers believe that a well-funded library is a luxury, not a necessity. My initial response was thinking about the ignorance of citizens regarding libraries in 2020. Then, I thought, … Read More ⇒

I watched the recent news clip of U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik defending President Donald Trump’s withholding of aid to Ukraine based on his concerns about government corruption. She opined “the president has the right to withhold aid if he believes it will be used corruptly and not for its inte… Read More ⇒

As a student and first-time voter in the 21st District of New York, I want a representative who will create a better environment for all types students to create a better future for themselves. That is why I support U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik because her track record proves she is committed to… Read More ⇒

I am in shock that Tedra Cobb, a Democrat running to represent our north country values, refuses to call Qasem Soleimani a terrorist. This man was responsible for the loss of hundreds of American lives, but Tedra is more concerned trying to please her Hollywood supporters than supporting tho… Read More ⇒

The impeachment hearings in the U.S. Senate are a historic event. Republicans complain that House Democrats didn’t get all the witnesses they needed as they were too hasty, and impeachment is being used as a political ploy because Democrats have been out to get Donald Trump since the start o… Read More ⇒

Why doesn’t someone ask a Democratic presidential candidate this: If we go forward with their Green New Deal, how are we going to maintain a military or fly the hundreds of cross-country airline flights or run our commercial traffic in the form of trains and semi-trucks? These vehicles can’t… Read More ⇒

U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik did a great job with her theatrical performances during the impeachment hearings. We now know exactly what she stands for on a number of issues. It is obvious that she has little or no respect for authority, laws of order or consideration of the U.S. Constitution. Read More ⇒

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has recently shown his affection for criminals with his new bail reform law, and we have already seen its negative effects. What we do not see publicly is the damage he has done to the employees who work behind the walls in the state Department of Corrections. Read More ⇒

While watching “American Experience,” the PBS documentary on U.S. Sen. Joe McCarthy, I was reminded of some of the characters in that sad saga of U.S. history — a saga President Dwight Eisenhower finally put to rest. The leading characters in this story were, of course, the infamous senator … Read More ⇒

In today’s political climate, it is unfortunately rare to see representatives reach across the aisle and work together for the American people on feasible legislation. In fact, it is the solemn duty of our representatives to work together in order to solve issues. Read More ⇒

Several weeks ago, very few people in the United States had ever heard of, or realized the danger, inherent in Qasem Soleimani. Now, after his death, he is recognized globally as either a villain or a martyr and politicians everywhere are either condemning or approving of his demise, dependi… Read More ⇒

U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik’s hitching her future to the honey-wagon of President Donald Trump will give her a ride through the material it contains. She should be prepared; she may be joining the crowd he throws under the bus when her usefulness is no longer needed. Read More ⇒

This entire impeachment has been a complete hoax with minimal merit. U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi’s charge to remove President Donald Trump from office has done nothing but hurt the American people and diminish the legitimacy of our Constitution. President Trump was elected fairly by the voters, s… Read More ⇒

U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik is committed to investing in our children. Throughout her time in office, Elise has worked tirelessly to fight for the expansion of educational opportunities that benefit our children and their futures. As a parent, I am confident in giving Elise my vote in 2020 beca… Read More ⇒

The impasse in the Congress over whether the impeachment papers are sent to the Senate and whether there will be an impartial hearing in the Senate can lead to an interesting situation. The Republicans cry that the impeachment proceedings in the House were a way for Democrats to get rid of a… Read More ⇒

I am writing to bring light to an issue I have with a certain policy at hospitals run by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Being a veteran and serving my country, I am frustrated to see that the VA has limited outdoor smoking on the patio. Read More ⇒