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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has broken with her party on a major 2018 budget resolution vote. more

Oct 31, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH | The unemployment rate in the North Country is higher than the state average. more

Oct 24, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

Why does the ACA (“Obamacare”) require men to buy health insurance that covers mammograms? more

Jul 17, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

PLATTSBURGH — Two lawmakers, two parties — and two very different approaches to healthcare reform. more

Jul 11, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

When Medicare was first conceived in the early 1960s, the public was deeply divided, and similar warnings were voiced. more

Jun 28, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

As the Republican Congress struggled to “repeal and replace” Obamacare, the political landscape is steadily shifting. more

Jun 27, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor

I’m a fan of the boy in the “Emperor’s New Clothes” fable. If he lived in New York’s 21st Congressional District today, I believe that he would offer these reality checks: more

Jun 11, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH — The Congressional Budget Office released their updated score of the American Health Care Act on Wednesday. more

May 26, 2017 11:31 AM The Sun 1 Comments

The letter from Edward Welch of Johnsburg (April 1 edition of The Sun) ends by saying “we lose again.” more

Apr 6, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

I watched CNN news last Friday as the Republicans in our House of Representatives struggled to resolve their internal differences on the repeal and replacement of Obamacare. more

Mar 29, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The replacement plan to kill the Affordable Care Act is dead on arrival following last week’s cancelled House vote. more

Mar 28, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) says she thinks the health care bill that Paul Ryan is currently trying to push through Congress, the first legislative effort to implement the Trump agenda, is moving in the right direction. more

Mar 22, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

I agree with Tim Sherman (Letter to the Editor, The Valley News Sun, Jan. 28 edition, “Democrats should live with new best buddies in Cuba”) that Democrats should stop whining about the election results and certainly... more

Feb 7, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

Repealing the ACA (Obamacare) will result in the following: more

Feb 3, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor

President Trump promised a healthcare replacement plan that’s “far less expensive and far better” than Obamacare. more

Jan 30, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

The letter last week from Dianne Iasevoli of Brant Lake was not only great penmanship but also a mind-blowing show of morality. more

Jan 29, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor

The whining and violence of the left since Trump has won the election is a first in our history. more

Jan 25, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH, NY — Protesters took to the streets on Sunday to decry the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which is now underway by Congress. more

Jan 17, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH, NY — Protesters took to the streets on Sunday to decry the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which is now underway by Congress. more

Jan 16, 2017 4:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — As the U.S. Senate prepares to start rolling back the Affordable Care Act this week, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said she is deeply concerned about the implications for women’s health care issues. more

Jan 10, 2017 4:47 PM The Sun

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