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Recently we’ve all come to believe that as a nation we’ve reached a new low with all the animosity in Washington spilling out into the countryside. more

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I’ve received a number of emails from last week’s column and have had several discussions with folks from both sides of the aisle who recognize that what is going on in our political psyche these days isn’t in anyone’s best interest. more

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Pete DeMola

WESTPORT | Rep. Elise Stefanik mingled with residents and supporters on a dirt track as a cow named Golden Graham patiently awaited her moment in the spotlight. more

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LAKE PLACID | It’s been a bruising summer so far for Tedra Cobb, who emerged victorious as the Democratic nominee for New York’s 21st Congressional District in a five-way primary last month. more

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PLATTSBURGH | State-level races are coming into focus following the filing deadline for petition signatures last Thursday. more

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As I write this column, President Trump has yet to announce his official nominee for the open position on the Supreme Court. more

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The June 23 Sun editorial, “Rank-choice voting, a concept worth exploring,” discusses a potential solution to our dysfunctional partisan politics that has recently been implemented state-wide in Maine. more

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ALBANY | Tedra Cobb says she began to be teased for talking up her formidable volunteer operation as she headed into the final stretch of last week’s congressional primary contest. more

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This following guest column was written in response to The Sun Publisher Dan Alexander’s “Thoughts from Behind the Pressline: A Deceptive Master Plan” published in the June 16 edition. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The push to abolish U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) gained an additional accelerant last week when U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand became the first sitting U.S. senator to call for the dismantling of the agency. more

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Pete DeMola

PLATTSBURGH | Tedra Cobb carved out a decisive victory for the Democratic nomination for New York’s 21st Congressional District on Tuesday. 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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PLATTSBURGH | Five candidates seeking the nomination for New York’s 21st Congressional District have reached the finish line. more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Amid a roiling immigration uproar and mixed messages from President Trump on how to end the outcry, Rep. Elise Stefanik says she'll continue to push for an immigration fix. more

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SARANAC LAKE | Former Gov. Eliot Spitzer has endorsed Dylan Ratigan for his bid for the Democratic nomination for New York’s 21st Congressional District. more

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KEENE | Tedra Cobb shouldn’t be touting her frontrunner status just yet, says one of her opponents for the Democratic nomination for New York’s 21st Congressional District. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Party brass have watched from the sidelines during the year-long Democratic primary process to unseat Rep. Elise Stefanik. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Tedra Cobb campaign has released a poll that shows the candidate as the frontrunner in the final days of the Democratic primary. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Localities across the North Country are grappling with how to accommodate the influx of cryptocurrency miners flocking to their communities allured by cheap electricity rates. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Congressional candidates are lashing Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee for perceived aloofness and inability to learn from their crushing 2016 losses. more

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