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
Selected social media commentary on politics in the second quarter of 2017
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