Legislators to State PSC: Reject Devastating Suez Rate Hike

Legislators to State PSC: Reject Devastating Suez Rate Hike

Joint Proposal Would Cover Four-Year Period & Cumulatively Hike Rockland Ratepayer Bills By Nearly 40 Percent By 2024 – A Current $100 Per Month Bill Would Increase to $139.20 Per Month By 2024 PRESS RELEASE – Rockland County Legislators Alden Wolfe and Harriet Cornell are asking the Acting State Public Service Commission Secretary to reject a proposal […]

ROCKLAND COUNTY REPUBLICANS CHOOSE CANDIDATES

ROCKLAND COUNTY REPUBLICANS CHOOSE CANDIDATES

By Keith Shikowitz The one thing that everyone on both sides of the political spectrum have agreed on is that this is a very important election year for the USA. Many have gone as far to say, the fate of the country rests in the hands of the voters and who they choose to go […]

Press Release: Skoufis Committee Issues First Legislative Subpoenas in Decades

Press Release: Skoufis Committee Issues First Legislative Subpoenas in Decades

Senator James Skoufis (D-Hudson Valley) and the Senate Majority announced that the Investigations and Government Operations Committee that Skoufis chairs is taking the rare and extraordinary step of issuing subpoenas to compel testimony and documents from real estate agents and companies. In December, in response to the Newsday investigation that revealed evidence of racial discrimination […]

NYSERDA Must Reveal Secret Study, Judge Rules

NYSERDA Must Reveal Secret Study, Judge Rules

Ruling in favor of the Empire Center, a state Supreme Court judge in Albany has ordered the Cuomo administration’s energy and environmental agencies to release a supposedly incomplete “comprehensive study” of how to meet the governor’s aggressive renewable energy goals. The decision handed down by Justice Peter A. Lynch late last week was greeted as “a big […]

Political Sniping Over Coronavirus is Sickening

Political Sniping Over Coronavirus is Sickening

By Tom Basile Originally published by Newsmax With the CDC’s announcement that Americans should prepare to have daily life disrupted due to Coronavirus, we need to start getting serious about the threat of this possible public health emergency. Unfortunately, our political environment is so caustic, politicians on both sides seem willing to use even the […]

Jaffee Announces Re-election campaign to Represent the 97th Assembly District

Jaffee Announces Re-election campaign to Represent the 97th Assembly District

Statement from Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee I am thrilled to announce my re-election campaign to continue representing the 97th Assembly District. Today we face challenges to our democracy, our liberties, and our way of life both nationally and here in Rockland. I am ready to do what is necessary to ensure that ALL my constituents have […]