May 6, 2016
As for the Republican Party, many analysts hold that a large subset of its blue-collar Catholics is no longer comfortable in a party they believe gives lip service to their concerns. Regardless of who wins, Washington’s elected officials must wake up and address the cries of blue-collar Americans.
Apr 11, 2016
In early March, I had the privilege of attending the oral arguments in Whole Woman’s Health v. Cole at the U.S. Supreme Court. It was both an extraordinary and eerie experience.
Mar 28, 2016
Pataki beat Cuomo in 1994, running on a platform to end financial abuses. However, he did not keep his pledge and continued the Rockefeller tradition of creative financing. During his three terms in office, state-funded debt jumped from $28 billion to $50 billion.
Mar 14, 2016
The Republican Party must stop living in the Reagan past and recognize it must grow its base. Its future depends on attracting Catholic Hispanics. The GOP ignores this advice at its peril, at which point the party will go the way of the Whigs.
Feb 22, 2016
As for Western governments, while many have condemned the Islamist radicals’ crimes against humanity, they have not implemented any effective plans to stop the violence or to ensure that Christians and other minorities receive protection or safe haven.
Feb 8, 2016
Merging localities leads to bigger unresponsive government.
Jan 27, 2016
After 15 years of Rocky’s free-wheel spending policies, New Yorkers were the most heavily taxed citizens in the nation, the state had the highest public debt in the nation and was on the verge of insolvency. We can’t afford Rockefeller redux.
Jan 7, 2016
The most affected region would be economically depressed upstate New York where the median wage is slightly above $15 an hour. Initial losses could be as high as 70,000.