Corrupt Politicians Retire Rich

Big government in the empire state breeds corruption With Republican State Senate speaker Dean Skelos and Democratic Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver convicted of corruption, you’d think there’d be some impetus among the citizens of New York to take rudimentary steps to clean up Albany. I was shocked to learn the other day that convicted state legislators still get to … More Corrupt Politicians Retire Rich

The Fight for The Fourth Amendment Continues in Rochester

This is a bit late, but there was an important local development in the Restore the Fourth Fight in Rochester.  On September 26th, 2013 members of the Rochester City Council signed a letter to Congresswoman Louise Slaughter, Senator Charles Schumer, and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand expressing concern about the “breadth of information gathering occurring, the secrecy … More The Fight for The Fourth Amendment Continues in Rochester