Selected social media commentary on politics in the first quarter of 2017
The question is who is Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi and where does he stand? That’s hard to say. He has no defined stance separate of the Party line. Which is why he has no presence in the Southern Tier.
To put this into perspective with clarity, the thinking that promotes the concept that policy change will improve relations with radical fanatical Islamic terrorists and nations promoting terror is akin to saying that since children are innocent suicide bombs won’t kill them. The statement, and mindset behind it, is both ludicrous and offensive at every level.
Tarik Abdelazim announced that he was the City of Binghamton Democratic candidate for Mayor, many residents travelling for the holiday will be surprised. This is a snapshot of the candidate – past positions and the question of if that applies to the present race.
Thus, it must be asked, how is this not a denial of freedom? How have rank and file Democrats not been deceived and nullified? How is this the spirit of open and fair elections?
Thus, I present the unedited audio of exactly what was said at the public forum, to be followed by a transcript to the full statement as it was meant to be read (the public announcement was cut due to time restrictions).
A review of 2016, including three TOP 10 lists
The NY 22nd Congressional race was one of the most watched races in the nation.
If this group decides that being a official Party of NY State and reaching ballot access is important I will suggest that 2018 may well be our last opportunity to do that. Because if we do not make it in 2018, we are going to get priced out of Republican and Democrats game. – James Rosenbeck
Never before have the votes of the citizens been more important and decisive. Never in my lifetime has the urban myth of an individual vote not counting been more of a lie.