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Ben Carson would be good for Republicans

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
*Ben Carson would be good for Republicans
*U.S. currency should honor role of women
*Refer utility problems to new NY advocate
*Drug abuse, mental illness need attention
*Enjoy Richard Monda articles in Gazette

Schenectady County, Glenville should have been able to resolve dispute

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
With time left til state deadline, no reason for county to deny town's inclusion in efficiency report

Susan Estrich: Job statistics don’t translate to happiness

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
If the numbers are so good ... how come everyone I know is depressed?

Linda Chavez: Pope’s recognition of Palestine another troubling action

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Pope Francis’ decision to give formal recognition to a Palestinian state is puzzling at best.

Find way to save tree line near panels

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
*Find way to save tree line near panels
*Gazette should not get rid of Lio cartoon
*Contact legislators, demand bail reform
*Grateful to library for entertaining program

Don't waste your chance to make an impact

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
School budgets make up 62 percent of property tax bills. Can you afford not to vote today?

Charles Krauthammer: Republicans must show they can be leaders on free trade

Monday, May 18, 2015
Free trade is advantageous to both sides is the rarest of political propositions

State's attorney in a rush to convict cops

Monday, May 18, 2015
*State's attorney in a rush to convict cops
*Stefanic proves to be a foe of middle class
*Put more investment into school libraries
*Where is rage against shooting of officers?
*Make sidewalks and potholes a priority
*Dissatisfied with city answer to sewer break

High Notes

Monday, May 18, 2015
Spotlighting the good being done in our communities

George Will: GOP 2012 runner-up Santorum seeking a second shot

Sunday, May 17, 2015
Rick Santorum wants to say something to those who profess condescending puzzlement about his persistence

Figures don't support racist police agenda

Sunday, May 17, 2015
*Figures don't support racist police agenda
*Ellis Hospital needs better patient service
*Freddie Gray was not the innocent victim
*Proctors needs to put money into acoustics

Put politics aside, ensure rail transportation safety

Sunday, May 17, 2015
If it wasn’t a mud slide or an earthquake, and it wasn’t a terrorist plot or an engineer’s suicide mission, then it was preventable. And that’s on Congress.

Hamilton Hill needs more than new dollar stores

Sunday, May 17, 2015
Commercial revitalization is leading the way in the fight against blight in cities throughout the Capital Region.

Graduating toward an America rich with opportunity

Sunday, May 17, 2015
The path to high school graduation is complicated for millions of young people, particularly those living in poverty, with disabilities or trapped in dropout factory schools. Despite these challenges, school districts, communities and states are finding ways to dramatically raise high-school graduation rates.

Wage hike is Legislature's responsibility

Sunday, May 17, 2015
Cuomo should invite input from lawmakers on comprehensive minimum wage

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