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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Indian Problem

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Indian Problem. Am I the only one surprised to learn that New York’s Indian nations are not represented on the state’s economic development regional councils? The state’s Indian nations are major job providers and revenue … Continue reading

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Senecas To Cuomo: Thanks For The $1B (Oh, And Honor The Gaming Pact)

Nick Reisman at the SOP blog reports on the Seneca Nation’s full page ad in the Buffalo News thanking Gov. Cuomo for committing $1B in development aid to Western NY. Read more: http://www.capitaltonight.com/2012/01/senecas-to-cuomo-thanks-for-the-1b-oh-and-honor-the-gaming-pact/#dsq-form-area-408693769 The Seneca Nation is extending a hand … Continue reading

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Tobacco Gangsterism and Terrorism Link

Today’s NY Post story about bootleg cigarette sales at bodegas reaffirmed my opposition to increased tobacco taxes. First, raising the cigarette excise tax by another $1 per pack only rewards bootleggers, some of whom will use their illegal proceeds to … Continue reading

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