Politicians take money … and run

Corruption in Albany is a serious problem and among the areas where it exists is in campaign contributions. During the recent legislative session, Governor Cuomo advocated for campaign finance reform because he sees it as as “public corruption” … which it is! One of...

Local fracking foes turn up heat

NEW PALTZ — Local fracking opponents staged rallies Monday in New Paltz and Middletown, urging Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s public corruption commission to investigate millions donated to New York politicians by pro-natural gas drilling interests. At Peace Park near New...

Dozens celebrate Social Security, Medicare

Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Dozens gathered to celebrate the birthday of two government services in hopes that officials won’t cut funding from them. Citizen Action met at the senior housing complex on Exchange Street for the celebration of 78 years of...