ASSEMBLY DEMS SAY FRACK OFF

ASSEMBLY DEMS SAY FRACK OFF

If the New York Assembly proves victorious there will be no fracking in New York until at least May 2015 as a two-year moratorium has been passed by the body pending further studies of the safety of the drilling technique. Horizontal hydraulic fracturing, aka fracking, is an efficient means of extracting natural gas from shale […]

CHANGE OF PLANS

CHANGE OF PLANS

  One month after telling the Rockland County Times she would be running again in 2012, longtime Assemblywoman Nancy Calhoun (R) has announced she will not be seeking reelection after all. Republicans running for the seat are reformist Colin Schmitt, Blooming Grove Supervisor Frank Fornario Jr. and¬†Goshen Mayor Kyle Roddey. Calhoun has offered her support […]