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Senate Stipend Scandal Another Reason Why We Don’t Like Albany

Lawmakers should not be getting paid for jobs they don’t have

Last year, the New York Legislature made quite the effort to get a pay raise of 47 percent — from an annual $79,500 to $116,900 — which would’ve been their first raise since 1999. 814 more words

Donald Trump Jr. for Governor of New York?

Over the summer, I speculated that Eric Trump was considering running for Senate in 2018 against Kirsten Gillibrand. While this might still happen, another Trump is receiving the attention about potentially running for office in 2018, and it’s not Ivanka. 283 more words

Politics

Anticipating Clinton Victory, Andrew Cuomo Booked 200 DC Hotel Rooms for Inauguration

It is now an open secret that Hillary Clinton’s campaign was confident that it would prevail in November’s election over Donald Trump. In the weeks since the election, it is becoming increasingly apparent that the entire Democratic apparatus thought so as well. 244 more words

Politics

Today’s scouting report on America’s Dream Team Vincent Viola, Secretary of the Army

The son of a truck driver from Brooklyn, Vincent Viola started the electronic-trading firm Virtu Financial in 2008. He took the company public in April 2015, touting its can’t-lose business model and the fact that it turned a profit on 1,484 of its first 1,485 days in operation. 484 more words

Politics

How Pro-Life is DuWayne Gregory (D)?

Poli-Sci Pulse is proud to announce a commissioned article. This, fifth  of ten in the series, explores how Pro-Life all New York State candidates are. Here at PSP, we argue that pro-life comprises supporting people of all walks of life, and is not limited to just pro- or anti-abortion. 244 more words

House Elections

How Pro-Life is Alex Merced (L)?

Poli-Sci Pulse is proud to announce a commissioned article. This, third of ten in the series, explores how Pro-Life all New York State candidates are. Here at PSP, we argue that pro-life comprises supporting people of all walks of life, and is not limited to just pro- or anti-abortion. 202 more words

Senate Elections

Clinton Crony Abuses Office for Politically Motivated Persecution Against Trump

So it has come to Democrat Clinton allies in positions of power using their authority to wage campaigns of politically motivated intimidation against Hillary’s opponent. In a move that smacks of raw fascism, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has decided to aid Hillary by conducting a crusade through the media on one of Donald Trump’s charities. 343 more words