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Delay after delay. Excuse after excuse. Promise after promise. Enough is enough. In the latest example of contractor problems plaguing ...
The Point: Climate, MTA negotiations turn hostile
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Dobie: Schumer lobs grenade into climate talks
Schumer's letter backed most far-reaching version of the climate bill -- the one that calls for the state's entire economy to be carbon-free by 2050.
Opinion: Millennials really are suffering
But Sternberg successfully makes the case that millennials face real problems because circumstances have changed.
Opinion: See Matt Davies' latest cartoon
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Opinion: 5 legal principles for the Green New Deal
The systemic changes it calls for simply cannot be accomplished by executive fiat or court order.
Essay: High above PGA tourney, the circle of life
For a week, Bethpage State Park and its vaunted Black Course were the center of the golfing world for the ...
Letter: National Grid could do more geothermal
Reader letters to Newsday for Wednesday, May 22, 2019.
Filler: Dishonesty on both sides of abortion debate
In the past five months, various states have passed both the most permissive and the most restrictive abortion laws seen ...
Editorial: Don't pardon war criminals
Presidential forgiveness would disgrace those who died and served honorably.
Ciolli: NY Dems to make voting easier for constituents
Democrats will extend the deadline to switch parties before an election to only 60 days, and 25 days when voters are not members of an established party.
Opinion: What Justin Amash can teach Nancy Pelosi
Amash's decision to endorse impeachment was prompted (as he tweeted) by being a rare legislator who actually read the Mueller report.