Monthly Archives: May 2016

FORCING CHANGE AND PICKING WINNERS

Several weeks ago the Obama administration issued a directive to all educational institutions requiring them to comply with federal rules regarding facilities for trans-gender individuals. Failure to comply will result in loss of critical federal funding. Federal and state courts, … Continue reading

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NEW DIRECTIONS AND REMEMBRANCE

  In November 2015 County Legislators learned that County Administrator Mitchell Alger was resigning to take a position as Deputy County Manager in Steuben County, which is his “home” county. This created a critical vacancy in a key position in … Continue reading

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THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE

There are many prices that must be paid for freedom and the right to govern ourselves. There are various types and amounts of taxes. We must put up with the “rights” of others, even when we vehemently disagree with them. … Continue reading

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ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT VISION, MISSION STATEMENT AND OBJECTIVES

If you don’t have a clear understanding of what you want to accomplish it becomes very difficult to achieve your desired results. That realization motivated a group of education leaders, business leaders and government leaders to spend almost a full … Continue reading

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