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MIDDLEBURY | With more than 274,000 votes cast, Vermonters overwhelmingly re-elected Phil Scott to serve another term as governor, choosing the governor’s message of affordability over national buzz about gender identity. more

The Vermont Eagle

Regarding our increase in our national debt: more

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PLATTSBURGH | More than any other issue, health care has animated the national and local political landscape during the midterm election cycle. more

The Sun 2 Comments

Perhaps you have seen the lawn signs around that say, “Save Medicare, Save Social Security, Vote Democratic,” and thought, “Yeah, right. A scare tactic.” more

Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

Let’s create a society that benefits only really rich people. more

Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

We need the press to do its job and both fact check and hold accountable those in positions of power and authority when they make misleading statements intended to confuse the public and when they lie—blatantly lie—to the people. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Candidates running for New York’s 21st Congressional District met for the first time on a debate stage Tuesday. more

The Sun 1 Comments

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

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Social Security Administration announced last week that cost-of-living adjustments (COLA) to beneficiaries will be 2.8 percent next year. more

The Sun 1 Comments

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Despite the reported rancor around the budget in the 2018 legislative session, the Vermont Chamber had a very successful year, proving that the Republican administration and the Democratic leaders of the Legislature can work together... more

The Vermont Eagle

Although it is not illegal to not reside, now or ever, in the congressional district that you represent, I find it ironic to see the (R-Willsboro) after Rep. Stefanik’s name. more

Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

I found The Sun’s article on Elise Stefanik’s committee’s work to help millennials make better long-range financial decisions. more

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

The Sun 1 Comments

George, I realize that your letter is a quick reaction to John O’Neill’s letter about the Republican takeover by the extreme right, but the idea that the Democrats have been taken over by the extreme left is actually funny. more

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MONTPELIER | Nearly 40,000 Vermonters receiving Social Security benefits will keep more of their income due to an income tax exemption. more

The Vermont Eagle

The following is in response to the letter from Kenneth G. Barcomb published in the Aug. 18 edition of The Sun. more

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This letter is in rebuttal to John O’Neill’s letter “GOP being hijacked by radical right.” more

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We all know that money buys political influence. more

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MONTPELIER | Vermont and ten other states have enacted legislation classifying independent, in-house personal care providers as state workers eligible to form labor unions. more

The Vermont Eagle

The U. S. Census Bureau announced a milestone that we should all take note of recently. In 2030, a mere 12 years from now, senior citizens will for the first time outnumber the children in this country. more

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