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The Long Range Transportation Plan of 1995 reaffirmed as the highest priority the maintenance and improvement of Vermont’s highways and bridges. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves. This quote is attributed to Abraham Lincoln. Read more

Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

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At a time when the concept of “fake media” and media bias has become so rampant, I would like to suggest to Mr. Alexander that he take a lesson from media sources like NPR and PBS which bend over backward to present the news as evenhandedly as... Read more

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I was taught as a young child that hatred is an emotional cancer that ultimately leads to nothing but regrettable actions and generally has a way of circling back around to unintended consequences. Read more

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Last November, almost anyone running for office in Vermont was reminded as to just how intolerant the electorate has become. Anyone with the letter “R” next to his or her name, unless running unopposed, was summarily voted out of office. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | The lifting of import taxes on Canadian and Mexican steel and aluminum brought relief from several local and regional representatives. Read more

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

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It’s ironic that, just weeks after firing journalists behind a broadcast critical of leftwing billionaire George Soros, the head of the U.S. government’s international media networks is proclaiming his support for press freedom. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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To all but the most obtuse of us, criminal collusion with foreign entities by public servant Trump and his followers is clearly evident. Read more

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GLENS FALLS | In the wake of the Trump administration’s federal tax reform act, which has increased federal taxes for New Yorkers collectively by $10 billion, capping local government spending is more important than ever... Read more

The Sun

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Recently, a reader submitted a letter addressing the illegal immigrant situation. Although I welcome national security, the rhetoric and the inflated, false statements are disturbing. Read more

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Commendations to Nancy Belzile and Mary Capek for their rightful objections to the recent passage of New York State’s so-called “Reproductive Health Act (RHA).” See letters to The Sun Feb. 16. Read more

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ALBANY | Gov. Andrew Cuomo last week signed legislation designed to prevent those deemed a threat to themselves or others from purchasing or possessing a firearm. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | When someone calls another person a “racist,” as Sen. Bernie Sanders did of President Donald Trump on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, is it considered defamatory speech? Read more

The Vermont Eagle

It upsets me terribly that our president lies to the American people and that he repeatedly degrades and disrespects women Read more

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Going back to Lydon Baines Johnson — 53 years — there have been 25 years of Democrat presidents and 28 years of Republican presidents. Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Schuylerville) isn’t a fan of the Green New Deal, the resolution introduced by progressive lawmakers last week to combat climate change. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Two young politicians considered to be rising rock stars in their parties have met — sort of. Read more

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When Preston, of Essex, is willing to take 100 illegal aliens into her home (Jan. 19 edition), then maybe we all could feel sorry for these wandering tribes. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The government shutdown is now over. Read more

The Sun

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    President Trump brandishes his signature on the newly-signed John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act on Monday, Aug. 13 at Fort Drum.

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    President Trump appearing with Rep. Elise Stefanik

    President Trump, appearing with Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) at Fort Drum on Monday, called the John McCain National Defense Authorization Act the “most significant investment in our military and our warfighters in modern history.”

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