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PLATTSBURGH | The GOP-led House rejected a compromise immigration bill last Wednesday, marking the latest setback in Congress’ inability to cobble together a long-term legislative fix. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Tedra Cobb is the Democratic nominee to run against Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) in November. more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | “To be honest, I was not surprised,” said Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) on House Speaker Paul Ryan's announcement that he will retire on Wednesday. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Rep. Elise Stefanik is sitting on a $1.2 million war chest. more

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The House tax bill will provide huge benefits for the wealthy and for corporations, while any benefits to middle-class taxpayers are questionable. more

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FERRISBURGH — Vermont’s two top Republican leaders joined the party faithful at an ice cream social at the River’s Edge Campground along the Otter Creek in Ferrisburgh last Wednesday. more

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In stemwinder, Capital District-area lawmaker Paul Tonko assails White House, GOP policy more

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Current events continue to define a very unique time in the history of our nation. more

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GLENS FALLS — Angry constituents across the country are pushing lawmakers to hold town hall meetings, freewheeling sessions where people get up close and personal with their federal representatives. more

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GOP president-elect sweeps every county in the 21st Congressional District — except one more

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Despite all of the over-the-top emotional turmoil over the nomination of candidate Donald Trump for U.S. president, at least last week’s announced Republican Party platform gave us an insight into the Trump agenda. more


Derrick will skip Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, while Funiciello has landed a speaking slot at next month’s Green Party National Convention. more

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MONTPELIER — Vermont Labor Commissioner Annie Noonan backed away from reclassifying the position of a division director after Republican leaders accused Gov. Peter Shumlin (D) of acting secretly to protect exempt appointees’ jobs beyond his tenure. more

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NEW HAVEN — One thing is becoming clear in the midst of the 2016 Vermont Republican race for governor, GOP candidates Lt. Gov. Phil Scott and Bruce Lisman are finally differentiating themselves enough for voters to better make a choice. more

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Vermont’s Republican leaders appeared to be warming to presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump as they voted Saturday to send 13 delegates to the Republican National Convention. more

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The doors are open and supporters are streaming into the Crete Civic Center for Donald Trump’s campaign stop more

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Clinton County GOP Committee announces Saturday visit by the candidate more

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