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Compensation for vets not there are promised, and needed This letter is in response to Mrs. Beth Lacy, who wrote regarding the VA’s [Veteran Administration] processing of her husband’s claims [Aug. 6 letter]. First, let me say I am truly sorry for her loss. I am in full agreement that the VA, if anything, was a very large contributor to his death. I have been waiting for my husband’s Agent Orange benefit for almost 10 ...

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August 13, 2013
7:36 a.m.

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Elmer Bertsch- They are doing a "heck of a job" alright. Raising the City indebtedness to the highest percentage in the Capital District, highest residential tax burden, worst roads and of course fleeing when things get really hot.

August 13, 2013
9:02 a.m.

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Air is free....breath in all you want, but if you want it in your tires, it takes a machine to put it there. The machine isn't free nor is the power to make it work.

August 13, 2013
6:31 p.m.

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I wonder if CSX donated to McCarthy's campaign.

August 15, 2013
4:21 p.m.

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While you're at the station, you are free to inhale as much air as you want, wrap your lips around the valve stem, and inflate the tire as full as you can.
No charge! Ever! Air IS free!
But your tire will still be flat. BTW, there ARE such things as a manual air pump, that might even fit in the pocket of the door of most cars, and definitely will fit in the trunk.