Tag Archives: Veterans

It all started with a tweet

  This article was written by Cath Kestler, a resident of Silver Creek, NY. It also appeared in the Olean Times Herald. It all started with a tweet that was heard around the world which was followed by a flurry … Continue reading

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Plumb’s Position Papers: Updated

This article first described Plump’s first four position papers, on ISIS, Opioids, Jobs, and the Veterans. The fifth, and last, appeared–How to fix our political system. I’ve edited the original article a bit, and added new information. If Plumb enters … Continue reading

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Rep. Reed…Represent US…Support the Iran Deal

This article was written by Cath Kestler, a Silver Creek resident. Since my last article regarding the Iran Nuclear Deal, I have kept my ear to the ground and have walked up to total strangers and engaged them in a conversation … Continue reading

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Martha Robertson is the right choice for students and young people.

The following article was written by guest columnist Paolo Cremidis, from Elmira, NY. Paolo is a friend of the New NY 23rd and is in his last semester at Brooklyn College. He is working on a double  major –Political Science and Journalism. … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Constituents, Economics, Education, Environmental, Hydrofracking/Gas& Oil Industry, pro-life/pro-choice, Reed's Views, Shutdown, Veterans | Tagged , , , , | 37 Comments

This week in the House

Rep. Capuano (D-MA), waiting in the Capitol for GOP misleaders to take action, offers a summary of this week in Congress. August 1, 2014 The Schedule  As I write this newsletter, the voting schedule in the House is uncertain. Republican … Continue reading

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Is Tom Reed an Opportunist?

We must aggressively pursue an agenda of opportunity. — Rep. Tom Reed An opportunist exploits circumstances to gain immediate advantage rather than following consistent principles or plans. Is Tom an opportunist? Let’s see: Tom says the deficit is a priority, but … Continue reading

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Holiday Mail For Heroes (Send a Christmas Card to a Recovering Soldier)

It is my understanding that the information about sending a Christmas Card to ‘A Recovering American Soldier’ is not accurate, according to SNOPES (http://www.snopes.com/politics/christmas/walterreed.asp There is an address for the “Holiday Mail For Heroes” program, which accepts cards only (No … Continue reading

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Veterans Day

Today is the Federal Veterans Day. Yesterday, November 11, our President  was at Arlington National Cemetery and said: So long after the battles end, long after our heroes come home, we stay by their side.  That’s who we are.  And … Continue reading

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