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EoL Articles: money
Elected Officials Ignore Broken Tax System
The recent charges against New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver pertaining to the payments he received from a tax certiorari firm, illustrate why
and politics continue to be a toxic combination ...
Friday, 30 January 2015
How ‘bout them results, amazing?
... government may not keep corporations or unions from spending
to support or denounce individual candidates in elections. While corporations or unions may not give
directly to campaigns, they ...
Wednesday, 12 November 2014
SEPTA Board Member Forgets ...
... why is he accepting campaign contributions from one of the biggest funders of charter schools, which are designed to take
away from public schools. So, I ask my fellow neighbor, if you moved out ...
Thursday, 30 October 2014
Why School Districts should reject Jack Martins’ Fund Balance Argument
.” His argument resonates among those of us who no longer have children in public schools and those of us who find it more and more difficult to keep up with the fees, fines and taxes Nassau County ...
Thursday, 30 October 2014
Oh, but the children
Many of us may believe from the popular mythology that incumbent NYS Senator Jack Martins funds local schools in educationally meaningful ways. In fact Senator Martins allocated grant
totaling less ...
Wednesday, 15 October 2014
Railroad Museum to receive grant money
Nassau County Legislator Judy Jacobs (D-Woodbury) is happy to announce that the Community Revitalization grant from Nassau County has finally been approved by the Legislature. The County will provide ...
Thursday, 13 March 2014
Community Objection to NY Cosmos' Belmont Proposal
... businesses. Please consider that the Belmont Park RFP should be re-evaluated to best reflect Elmont's needs. A soccer palace will make a lot of
for someone. But it will also destroy ...
Sunday, 12 May 2013
What a Demockery - EUFSD Budget Fails
... that teachers and administrators make too much
, and politicians eager to show off their conservative credentials attack the profession with bumper sticker like solutions. But ask yourself this ...
Wednesday, 16 May 2012
Thank you! Finally some common sense. We
Thank you! Finally some common sense. We need jobs and we need to keep our
here, plus bring some
here from all over the world. Did someone forget; we are 5 minutes from JFK international airport. ...
Monday, 28 November 2011
It's pretty sad that Ed Ra is this out o
... job creating
. He has alot of gaul "correcting" Mr. Phillips. How about an appology Mr. Ra for being such a great disappointment as our Asssemblyman. ...
Sunday, 09 October 2011
I've met Mr. Solages only recently and I
... wants to help people that is exactly what he wants to do, and he does it every day. I believe Mr. Solages puts his
where his mouth is... I trust him to look out for me and the rest of us who scramble ...
Monday, 19 September 2011
Tax Cap Widens Education Disparity
... Both districts spend about the same percentage -- a little more than 78% -- of their budget on instruction, so it doesn't appear as if either is throwing away
on extraneous expenses. Now let's ...
Friday, 09 September 2011
Every one of these supporters below talk
... Train and bus commuters will never step foot on Hempstead Ave to visit business there. Business and property values will suffer. Is that what you really want right now? Casino
will go to the ...
Tuesday, 16 August 2011
I completely understand to redevelope th
I completely understand to redevelope the coliseum but not on our TAXPAYERS BACK. Especially when Mr. Wang was willing and able to invest 3.9billion dollars of his own
. WHY WOULD ANYONE GO OUT TO ...
Wednesday, 10 August 2011
I would like to see the place rebuilt an
I would like to see the place rebuilt and improved. But Mr. Wang has the
and resources to invest and he should. We the tax payers of Nassau County should not be footing a tax bill also. I am a ...
Monday, 01 August 2011
Anyone who thinks that our taxes won't g
... costs, police costs, etc. I can't wait to see all of the traffic from the multitude of casino buses that will congest roads like Hempstead and Plainfield. The visitors will spend all their
in the ...
Wednesday, 13 July 2011
Yes, I do use semantics. That’s called
... turnout. Yes, it’s a shame that the community spent their
and that you and your lemming like board members refuse to turn over the report despite the fact that the court ruled in favor of making ...
Friday, 01 July 2011
Mr. Madera claims the budgets doesn't ma
... for rent should I put the rest up here? The business consultant gets 108 thousand no benifits no pension, the director gets 95 thousand. Where is this hidden
Mr. Madera? The Comptroller did have ...
Tuesday, 28 June 2011
As usual, Mr. Nicolosi, husband of Mrs.
... claiming to have saved the taxpayers
, while insulting the public by not putting the contract for their outside consultant out to bid for over 25 years, not adhering to open meeting law in a consistent ...
Wednesday, 22 June 2011
I guess people have short memories. Did
... time to end all boards and consolidate and run the business portion like any other business or hospital. Appoint members who know
, business, education, and buildings. WRITERS NOTE: Pat is correct ...
Thursday, 16 June 2011
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SEPTA Board Member Forgets ...
A Teen Champion with Multiple Sclerosis
Banning "Bossy" and Stopping Sexism at School
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Roslyn Landmark Society to talk host on ‘Jackie O’
Cohen Center gives Afghani boy life
Temple Sinai dishes out latkes, love
Koblenz honored with law leadership award
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