LETTER: Trump actions are suspect

LETTER: Trump actions are suspect

To the Editor:

Many of us in America suspect the reason Trump meets autocrats alone like Kim Jung-un and Vladimir Putin is because he is being controlled. The Trump meeting with Kim Jung-un in Singapore delivered a concession to North Korea; Trump agreed to end military exercises with South Korea.

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LETTER: New York insurers say Washington is to blame for rising healthcare premiums

LETTER: New York insurers say Washington is to blame for rising healthcare premiums

To the Editor:

New York health insurers announced earlier this week that they will need double-digit premium increases next year because of reckless votes in Congress that dismantled a key part of the Affordable Care Act.

Fourteen insurers have filed 2019 rate […]

LETTER: Dairy Day celebration is Saturday, June 16, 2018

LETTER: Dairy Day celebration is Saturday, June 16, 2018

To the Editor:

Let’s raise a glass of milk for June Dairy Month! It is a time to recognize not only the many delicious products that we enjoy but also the hardworking farm families who put the food on our […]

LETTER: Supports Tenney

LETTER: Supports Tenney

To the Editor:

“I don’t want public opinion derailing this,” said Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi regarding the Utica Downtown Hospital debacle.

The hospital already has plenty of controversy surrounding it, but his statement alone speaks volumes about Brindisi’s character. Last time I checked, being an Assemblyman means you are a public servant. If […]

LETTER: Speak Out CNY responds to Trump administration’s unprecedented, intentional sabotage of Affordable Care Act

LETTER: Speak Out CNY responds to Trump administration’s unprecedented, intentional sabotage of Affordable Care Act

Congressman John Katko and Congresswoman Claudia Tenney supported this latest assault on health care with votes to pass TrumpTax and repeal individual mandate

By Will Brunelle

Speak Out Central New York released the following statement today in response to […]

LETTER: CAAC thanks community for support of first-responder grant program

LETTER: CAAC thanks community for support of first-responder grant program

To the editor:

The Board of the Canastota Area Association of Churches is pleased to announce that the 2018 Grant Program wrapped up Saturday, April 21, at a breakfast sponsored by Believers Chapel, with all the checks being presented to our four Canastota-area Volunteer fire […]

LETTER: Open Letter to the Madison County Board of Supervisors

LETTER: Open Letter to the Madison County Board of Supervisors

To the Editor:

I would like to respectfully submit this letter containing my concerns, questions, and recommendations pertaining to Resolution No. 8, “Authorizing The Chairman To Enter Into An Agreement”, for your upcoming Board of Supervisors meeting on May 8, 2018. I am in general […]

LETTER: Tony Stewart Foundation + KEYS Kids = Launch of Tony’s Kids Can!

LETTER: Tony Stewart Foundation + KEYS Kids = Launch of Tony’s Kids Can!

To the Editor:

Tony Stewart Foundation + KEYS Kids = Launch of Tony’s Kids Can!

The KEYS Program is thrilled to announce is has partnered with The Tony Stewart Foundation on a cool national campaign called Tony’s Kids Can, to create really […]

LETTER: Tenney’s actions in Congress a mockery

LETTER: Tenney’s actions in Congress a mockery

To the Editor:

I just finished reading the self-congratulatory press release published by our representative in Congress.

This has to be a joke. I had to look twice to see if it was satire. Am I being “trolled?” I thought? Tenney’s actions in Congress make this “balanced budget” […]

LETTER: Tenney earns support of blue collar workers

LETTER: Tenney earns support of blue collar workers

To the Editor:

Recently, Congresswoman [Claudia] Tenney was endorsed by the union that represents Remington Arms. Remington Arms is a historic company and a great asset to our region. They are the oldest gun manufacturer in the country that creates needed jobs in our region. My brother […]

LETTER: Tenney’s debt hypocrisy is going to cost seniors

LETTER: Tenney’s debt hypocrisy is going to cost seniors

To the Editor:

Rep. [Claudia] Tenney talks a big game on the debt and deficits, but words are one thing, actions are another. When it comes down to it, Tenney has been part of Washington Republicans exploding the national […]

LETTER: We must create more safe, trusting, loving spaces

LETTER: We must create more safe, trusting, loving spaces To the Editor: I attended the “Promoting Racial Justice in the Mohawk Valley” event hosted by the Town of Kirkland Democratic Committee April 5. Moderator Phyllis Breland created a warm and inviting environment for the conversation. The four panelists were Utica Spanish teacher Brandon Long, […]