Politics

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Letters

Work to make America better

As 2012 continues and the presidential election campaign begins to really ratchet up, is our nation’s economy really beginning to improve? Comment.

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Bayside

Iannece to run for Assembly

After looking at the newly drawn state Assembly districts, Community Board 11 Chairman Jerry Iannece said he could not help but notice how it included much of his political and professional jurisdiction. Comment.

Friday, April 13, 2012

Rosedale

Rosedale man runs for seat held by Meeks

Before U.S. Rep. Bob Turner (R-Middle Village) decided to make a run at a U.S. Senate seat, he briefly flirted with the idea of challenging Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-Jamaica) on his home turf for the new 6th Congressional District. Comment.
Letters

No seniority hurts Queens in D.C.

With all the hoopla concerning the decision of U.S. Rep. Gary Ackerman (D-Bayside) to not run for another term, people often forget that the power in Washington, D.C., is based on seniority. Comment.

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Dishing with Dee

Political season heats up with U.S. Senate, House races

The political races are beginning to gel. The campaigns are starting to form their strategies that they hope will result in a winner for their respective candidates. What would normally be a mild campaign season is turning out to be a rather riveting winner-take-all contest. Comment.
Letters

Pols shouldn’t jump at chance to run

It is interesting how politicians vying to be elected to an office and promising to protect and serve us are jumping quite fast to leave office. Comment.

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