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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2017

Three timeless quotes

As we celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., it’s fitting that we remember his words and value his wisdom.  Here are three of my favorite Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. quotes: The first of three quotes I slected from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in celebration of his day today. “If we
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Governor Cuomo Punts On Property Taxes

(January 13, 2017)  This week in his annual State of the State address, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo offered his plan for reducing property taxes:  let the counties do it. This is interesting on its face since the counties’ portion of property taxes is very small…probably around 10%.  But let’s dig deeper. Pointing out that
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Suffolk Legislature “Turns Off the Tap” at Underage Drinking Parties

Strengthens 'social host' law

(June 21, 2016)  Just in time for high school prom and graduation season, Legislators Tom Cilmi (R-East Islip) and Monica Martinez (D-Brentwood) announced the passage of a bill to strengthen the County’s social host law, making it a misdemeanor for an adult (described as anyone 18 years of age or older) to serve alcohol or
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Statement on Clinton Email Findings

"Ignorance is no excuse under the law."

According to the FBI: Hillary Clinton and her team sent and received highly classified emails while using a private server with minimal security. She should have known better. The emails were highly classified “at the time.” It is reasonable to believe our enemies accessed those emails, thereby putting national security at risk. “Several thousand” emails
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