The United States has produced the greatest economic engine the world has ever known. As you probably already know, our system of production and market distribution is called Capitalism.
Here’s what President Trump stated during his Super Bowl interview: “This [Mexican illegal crossings] is really an invasion of our country by human traffickers.” An invasion? If it’s an invasion, why did Trump wait until his third year in office to do something about it? That’s not just incompetence, it’s dereliction of duty and malfeasance.
The debate over fossil fuel and renewable subsidies has become as political as anything else. Begin to wade into the murky waters of the subject here.
Stewart Epstein is a retired sociology and social work professor who taught at West Virginia University, Slippery Rock University and SUNY-Brockport. He recently announced his 2020 candidacy for the U.S. Congress in western New York. He lives in Rochester, NY.
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Newly seated Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez teamed up with veteran Sen. Ed Markey on February 7 to introduce legislation they’ve dubbed the “Green New Deal.” It’s a broad vision laying out the need for the U.S. to react to the realities of climate change.
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congressman Tom Marino, a Republican who represents Pennsylvania's 12 district, announced his resignation this morning, saying that he plans to go into the private sector.
MIDDLETOWN, NY — The swearing-in ceremony of state Sen. Jen Metzger and Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther on January 2 was packed with an audience of about 400.
WASHINGTON, DC — In one of his first press releases since being sworn in, Democratic Rep. Antonio Delgado, who represents the district that includes Sullivan County, said he has signed on as a co-sponsor to the For the People Act, also known as House Resolution 1 (HR1).
ROCK HILL, NY — The Town of Fallsburg Democratic Committee honored two of its longest-serving committee members on Sunday, October 14, at a gala luncheon at Bernie’s Holiday Restaurant. Charles Cohen of Woodbourne and Verb Konviser of Woodridge each served for over six decades.