Election Time Policies

• To make it more of an even playing field for candidates, we will be restricting the frequency of columns from incumbents up for...

Letter: Thanks to Nassau’s Fresh Air Fund Hosts

This summer, 39 New York City children found out once again just how special summer is in Nassau County. Fresh Air Fund hosts, volunteers...

County Executive’s Column

We Have Accomplished Much and Will Not RestTwo weeks ago, I submitted my proposed 2010 Budget – and I kept the promise I made...

Letter: New Month, New Fees

For many Albany politicians and bureaucrats, one of the worst times occurs when their hidden taxes and fees are finally revealed to the public....

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson: September 25, 2009

Announces $200 Senior LIPA CreditThe Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) has created a program that will help seniors save on their electric bills, announced...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson: September 18, 2009

Announces Passage of Green Jobs/Green New York Initiative In a major step toward rebuilding New York’s crippled economy and rescuing the state’s...

Letter: Calories in Restaurant Food

I’m like many people in our county who pours over nutrition labels on all the food I buy. I want to know exactly what...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson

Ranked Among Most Effective in Passing LegislationSenator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Nassau), has been ranked as one of the senators with the highest number of...

Letter: The EMS Crisis

Since the beginning of this year over 1,000 Hicksville residents have called for an EMS response to their home or business. The Hicksville Fire...

Letter: How Much Government Is Enough?

Obviously the citizens of 1776 had had enough. Their government ruled through absolute tyranny. Taxation was completely overbearing, justice absent and the people oppressed....