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Charles Krauthammer: 2016 pits Dems’ known commodity vs. GOP’s mosh pit

Monday, April 20, 2015
See Hillary ride in a van!

George Will: Supreme Court should strike down unfair, outdated law

Sunday, April 19, 2015
In oral arguments Wednesday, the Supreme Court will hear the government defend its kleptocratic behavior while administering an indefensible law.

District doing right by students with new retention policy

Sunday, April 19, 2015
With the implementation of the new policy in the Schenectady City School District, grade retention is again the topic of discussion among many parents and educators in the community.

We have to learn to live with fossil fuels a while longer

Sunday, April 19, 2015
The “not in my backyard” (NIMBY) syndrome is alive and well.

Linda Chavez: GOP must regroup on immigration to avoid 2016 loss

Saturday, April 18, 2015
Republicans lost the 2012 presidential election during their primaries

David Harsanyi: Rubio might be Republicans’ best hope for beating Hillary in 2016

Friday, April 17, 2015
Sen. Marco Rubio announced his candidacy for president of the United States

Susan Estrich: Would it be right for us to execute Marathon bomber?

Thursday, April 16, 2015
The real trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will begin now that the jury has returned its guilty verdicts.

Froma Harrop: Climate change could breathe new life into Northeast’s farm economy

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Before there was a California, New England fed itself.

For sake of the children, don't gut ESEA bill

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Taking vital items out of bill would be a step backward

E.J. Dionne: Hillary could take same path to White House as Bush 41

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
It’s Hillary Clinton, not Jeb Bush, who will take former President George H. W. Bush as her role model.

Veronique de Rugy: Long-overdue tax reform will have to wait until next year

Monday, April 13, 2015
It’s tax season again

George Will: Bipartisanship needed to curb Iran’s nuclear appetite

Sunday, April 12, 2015
This week brings a constitutional moment illustrating a paradox of Barack Obama’s presidency

Schumer's elevation in Senate a good sign for New Yorkers

Sunday, April 12, 2015
Sen. Harry Reid’s announcement that he will not seek re-election in 2016 presents New York and New Yorkers with a rare and timely opportunity.

Good feelings, high stakes in Schoharie County pipeline battle

Sunday, April 12, 2015
It started with a notice in the local paper about a community open house. This is a required step in pipeline approval, as Schoharie County residents are well aware, having been schmoozed for years by the Constitution Pipeline folks.

Mona Charen: Phony victimization an excuse to suppress alternate views

Friday, April 10, 2015
"Of all the dispositions and habits which lead to political prosperity, religion and morality are indispensable supports. — George Washington

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