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Congress has done it once more, and the present administration has joined in! more

Nov 9, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

Congress has taken it upon itself to produce for us the most profound tax reform in more than a generation. I wish them well, but I have my concerns. more

Nov 8, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

Congress finds itself in a pickle. Okay, I’ll bite. more

Aug 30, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

The fate of taxpayer-owned Burlington Telecom will likely be decided Aug. 28 as city officials secretly negotiate with four finalists in what has been a long and drawn-out bidding process. more

Aug 22, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

“As the first member of my immediate family to graduate from college, I know how important higher education is to the future of our students, and of our nation” more

Jun 14, 2017 11:13 AM Letters to the Editor

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PLATTSBURGH — In an effort to right the city’s sinking fiscal ship, Mayor Colin Read last week called for all department heads to cut spending by 10 percent. more

May 9, 2017 3:30 PM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA — Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) counseling services are being promoted by the town as part of a derelict and abandoned property project. more

May 6, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun

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Lawmaker engaged in year-long process to develop strategies, policy that will make the Republican Party more attractive for young people more

Feb 21, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is zipping around the state this week giving six localized state of the state speeches. more

Jan 11, 2017 6:00 AM Editorials

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PLATTSBURGH — Local educators are cautiously optimistic about Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan for free tuition at all state schools, but are awaiting more details. more

Jan 10, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Mayor James Calnon last week floated a list of proposed budget cuts that he said would save the city nearly $862,000 as lawmakers continue to chip away at a possible double-digit tax hike for city residents. more

Dec 27, 2016 1:55 PM The Sun

MIDDLEBURY — The 2016 U.S. presidential campaign has helped focus media attention on mounting student debt and the rising costs of a college education. more

Sep 9, 2016 10:52 AM The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND — With national student loan debt tripling to more than $1 trillion over the past decade and Vermont’s graduates stuck with the highest debt-to-earnings ratio, state lawmakers are urging Congress to let students file for bankruptcy. more

May 3, 2016 10:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

One legacy that President Obama has blessed us with, and Hillary and Bernie wish to enhance, is spending, and therefore, debt. more

Mar 29, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

Today I made a trek familiar to many residents and was reminded at every stop of the Editorial Board’s urging consideration of an increase in the minimum wage: more

Jul 30, 2015 12:25 PM Letters to the Editor

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