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LAKE GEORGE | Local municipal officials and leaders of environmental organizations expressed appreciation to U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik last week for her help in lining up a $500,000 grant to pay toward construction of the village’s new sewer plant... Read more

The Sun

Now that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation is complete and his report has been released to Congress and the American public, policy makers on both sides of the aisle have an opportunity to come together and take actionable steps to... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Garden Club of America (GCA), founded in 1913, is a volunteer nonprofit organization comprised of 200 clubs and approximately 18,000 members throughout the country. Read more

The Sun

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How to get large tax breaks: Because he loves tax breaks and Israel, Sheldon Adelson (billionaire casino mogul) is a natural fit for the Republican party, and he spends and spends and spends. Read more

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It is evident by the opinion letters in “Florida Today” that Republicans have short memories. Read more

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It is a sad state of affairs when defending our borders, the primary reason to have a government, and requiring potential new citizens to obey our laws and to come through our front door is called “party politics.” 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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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Schuylerville) broke with her party on Thursday by joining Democrats in voting to end the partial government shutdown. Read more

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BURLINGTON  | Last week, the United States House of Representatives passed legislation introduced by Rep. Peter Welch (D-Vermont) that closes a loophole in the federal Medicaid program exploited by drug companies to minimize drug discounts... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Last week, we asked Addison County Sen. Chris Bray (D) about the upcoming legislative session in Montpelier. This week, we talk with the first of two Rutland County and Addison County Republicans about their perspectives. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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The midterm elections still are not behind us completely as some key races are yet to be decided. Read more

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The midterm elections, which saw Democrats win the House and Republicans expand their Senate majority, will govern the details underpinning health care for at least the next two years. Read more

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It’s over. This op-ed went to print on Tuesday morning just as voters began casting their ballots for the midterm elections. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | While Vermont Gov. Phil Scott hasn’t been seen stumping for many Republican candidates ahead of the Nov. 6 election, on Tuesday he joined independent Addison County state Senate candidates Marie Audet and Paul Ralston... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has received an “A” rating from the National Rifle Association and the New York State Rifle & Pistol Association (NYSRPA). Read more

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“Representative to Congress.”  Nice title. It should mean someone who actually represents the people of the district. Read more

Letters to the Editor

At periods of political crisis, the genius of the U.S. Constitution shines through. Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | The House will vote on a bill this week that proposes implementing stricter work requirements on food stamp recipients. Read more

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Inspiration often comes from unlikely places. Read more

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The House of Representatives has just endeavored to save its reputation as the party of fiscal responsibility by trying to pass a bill calling for a balanced federal budget. Read more

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