Daily Archives: March 14, 2015

A Response to “There’s Something About Ithaca”

I received the following as a response to the “There’s Something About Ithaca” article. This first appeared in the Olean Times Herald on December 3, 2015. It was written by Chris Stanley of Allegany, New York. Making Sense of the Recent Congressional Election … Continue reading

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Republicans, Barack Obama, and Woodrow Wilson

Back home – shades of Obama – Wilson’s Republican opponents plotted to destroy whatever peace treaty he brought back. About Iran, Rep. Michael Capuano (D-MA) wrote on March 13, 2015 The news that 47 Republican Senators wrote to Iran’s leader, inserting … Continue reading

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Evaluating Polling Results–Are we dissatisfied with our Government?

In addition to sampling error, question wording and practical difficulties in conducting surveys can introduce error or bias into the findings of public opinion polls–Gallup A summary of polling results suggests that Americans now believe “government” is their foremost problem. … Continue reading

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