The biggest problem for Mr. Wan is not his age nor complete inexperience in politics and governance. The 27 year old resident of the Southern Tier has a far more pressing problem, is he actually a candidate? The answer is conditional, and therefore most would look at his candidacy as a modern-era publicity stunt.
The logic is therefore, if a firearm looks menacing it should be banned to enhance public safety. Given these actions, addressing the look of a firearm and mere possession as well as the broadest classifications of firearms and documentation of ownership, has the public become safer? No. Empirically, the only answer is no.
The guest speaker at the event, Congresswoman Tenney, spoke for more than the 2 hours planned for the event. A full range of topics were covered including: North Korea, healthcare, tax reform, bipartisanship, President Trumps obsession with Twitter, gun control, Puerto Rico aide, & more in a series of questions written and submitted by attendees at the event.
Selected social media commentary on politics in the third quarter of 2017
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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?