Watergate? Whatever Was That?

New York Times Editorial 11/30/11 House Republicans will surely invoke their all-purpose rationale — deficit savings — as they try on Thursday to repeal the public financing option for presidential campaigns. This is the highly effective reform enacted after the...

Key Witness Inconsistent During Trial of Official

New York Times 11/29/11 Colin Moynihan One of the main government witnesses in the corruption trial of City Councilman Larry B. Seabrook testified on Tuesday that she had consulted a doctor about her diminishing memory, then offered contradictory accounts on several...

Reclaim state elections Reclaim state elections

Buffalo News Editorial 11/28/11 http://www.buffalonews.com/editorial-page/buffalo-news-editorials/article651389.ece At a high point in his State of the State speech early this year, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo called for the public financing of election campaigns. He rightly...