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Given the upcoming battle over the recent nomination of Brent Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, I thought it might be worthwhile to look at the oath each member has sworn to uphold. more

Guest Columnists

MIDDLEBURY | The Vermont Constitution of 1777, in which Vermont declared itself an independent state, reflected its drafters’ desire to make suffrage broadly inclusive. more

The Vermont Eagle

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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

The Sun

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Pete DeMola

PLATTSBURGH | The North Country political world is chattering following a cardinal sin committed by a Democratic candidate seeking to unseat Rep. Elise Stefanik in November. more

The Sun 2 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH | The Farm Bill is dead. more

The Sun

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Pete DeMola

PLATTSBURGH | Ex-candidate Don Boyajian used his formidable war chest to brand himself the frontrunner in the race to unseat Rep. Elise Stefanik. more

The Sun 2 Comments

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Pete DeMola

LONG LAKE | As they hurdle towards the final stretch of their primary contest, Democrats hoping to unseat Rep. Elise Stefanik have their knives out. more

The Sun 2 Comments

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Democrats are pining for a “blue wave” to drum Republicans out of office in this fall’s midterm elections. more

The Sun

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has broken with her party on immigration by joining 18 fellow Republican lawmakers in signing a discharge petition. more

The Sun

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | The House Armed Services Committee approved a $716 billion spending plan on Thursday. more

The Sun

Inspiration often comes from unlikely places. more

Editorials 1 Comments

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Pete DeMola

PLATTSBURGH | Democratic candidates running for the nomination to unseat Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) have mixed opinions on if Nancy Pelosi should return as speaker. more

The Sun

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | A think tank affiliated with Georgetown University has released its annual rankings of bipartisanship in Congress. more

The Sun 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH | For the third consecutive quarter, Don Boyajian is leading the fundraising race among the seven candidates seeking the Democratic nomination for New York’s 21st Congressional District. more

The Sun

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DJ Alexander

ELIZABETHTOWN | The campaign for Rep. Elise Stefanik announced Monday it has filed over 8,500 signatures across four party ballot lines with the state Board of Elections. more

The Sun

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Thom Randall

SOUTH GLENS FALLS | The first question at Rep. Elise Stefanik’s town hall meeting was if she was going to host a town hall meeting. more

The Sun 5 Comments

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MASSENA | Dylan Ratigan has snagged the first big union endorsement of the 2018 campaign cycle. more

The Sun 1 Comments

My friend Jeff, a man of science, has a passion for guns. more

Letters to the Editor 6 Comments

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Pete DeMola

PLATTSBURGH | Candidates seeking the Democratic Party’s nomination for New York’s 21st Congressional District have three weeks to collect 1,250 signatures to get on the ballot. more

The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE | Just call her the “Government Mechanic.” more

The Sun

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