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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

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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

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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

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PLATTSBURGH | Rising sea levels. Melting ice. Droughts. Fires burning more quickly, and more frequently, on the west coast. People in coastal towns displaced by dramatic changes to the landscape. Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Schuylerville) has signed onto legislation that aims to prevent future government shutdowns. Read more

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RUTLAND | It was one of those rare occasions when Vermont’s political leaders and President Donald Trump agreed on an important federal appointment. Read more

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Fifty years ago, the United States made history when we became the first nation to send astronauts to orbit the moon Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | According to anecdotal reports heard by The Eagle, few Vermonters working locally in the private sector, at this time, are being affected by the partial federal government shutdown. Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Schuylerville) is preparing for the launch of her her campaign to empower female candidates this Thursday in Washington Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | As the government shutdown lumbers on with no end in sight, county officials have begun to field calls about Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. Read more

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Rutland County State Sen. Brian P. Collamore, in an article, “A new session in Montpelier: Part two” in the Dec. 22 issue of the Vermont (Addison) Eagle newspaper, lamented how the Republicans lost in the state and in Rutland county and speculated... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | With the signature of President Donald Trump last month, the post office at 10 Miller St. in Plattsburgh has been named for a local war hero. Read more

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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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