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GLENS FALLS | Internationally renowned environmental author and climate-change activist Bill McKibben spent a few hours shackled to a steel bench in Glens Falls Police station’s basement holding cell as the result of a sit-in protest Aug. 8... Read more

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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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The last time I touched on the national debt, we were only a mere $18.4 trillion in the hole. Last week, we passed $22 trillion. 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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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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Has the competition between the parties caused such a divide that our government will fail to function as designed by the founders? Read more

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For nearly 40 years, I’ve heard presidents, senators as well as congressmen and congresswomen from both sides of the aisle talk about the border crisis and the need to reform our immigration system. Read more

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For months, immigration has preoccupied the nation. Read more

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It should come as no surprise to anyone that we live in turbulent times, and while some areas seem to be improving, others continue to spin out of control. Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | A partial shutdown of the federal government is expected to last past Christmas and until Thursday when the Senate reconvenes. Read more

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Civil and immigrant rights groups recently announced they are suing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) secretary... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY - As reported in my Sept. 27 State House Headliners column, federal opposition to Vermont immigration policies has cost Vermont police an estimated $2.8 million in withheld drug-crime fighting U.S. Department of Justice grants. 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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WATERTOWN | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro), Democratic candidate Lynn Kahn and Green Party candidate Dr. Lynn Kahn squared off Tuesday in their final debate ahead of Election Day. Read more

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Candidates for New York's 21st Congressional District break over gun control, health care and military spending in second debate Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Opiates, overtime and school security dominated discussion of the faceoff between the contenders for Clinton County sheriff last week. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) said she doesn’t have all the solutions to cure the ills afflicting Washington. Read more

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When we are finally alone in the voting booth, what comes to mind just before we make our marks? Read more

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Twice, reader O’Neill has agonized over democracy “under assault.” Read more

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GLENS FALLS | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) isn’t holding back on criticism of her Democratic opponent. Read more

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