Letter: What About the Children?

Imagine being a young person following the news of the day. You turn on the evening news to see an interview with an adult...

Letter: Comprehensive Sex Education Is Important

I am writing to express support for comprehensive sexuality education. This issue is important because I feel that it is necessary to hold the...

Letter: Support For Women’s Agenda

I am writing to express my support for the Women’s Agenda as part of the New York State budget for the coming fiscal year....

Letter: Steps In The Right Direction

The Second Amendment to the United States Constitution protects the right of the people to keep and bear arms. However, this right is not...

LIRR Races To Deadline

The Federal Rail Road Administration originally mandated that Positive Train Control to insure safety for the riding public be completed by 2015. Even with...

Letter: Too Much Gun Violence

There is much too much gun violence in the USA; just witness countless recent tragedies, especially the one in Parkland, FL. There have been...

Letter: Enough Already

By the time this letter is published, the discussion of gun violence in our country following the mass shooting at the high school in...

Letter: Train And Tunnel Tie-Ups

Proposals by Amtrak to delay the decades overdue major repairs to the four East River tunnels until after the LIRR begins service into Grand...

Letter: Imperative To Our Survival

A common refrain that will come up in most conversations about politics is a frustration about the ability of our elected representatives to complete...

Letter: Tougher Gun Laws Are Not The Answer

The following is a response to Jerry Kremer’s Inside Politics column titled “Baby Steps Are Not Enough,” which ran the week of Jan. 17-23. I...