June 20, 2018 , ,

Letter: Change in leadership

TO THE EDITOR: At the recent G-7 economic summit in Quebec, President Trump disrupted long-standing international trade relationships with our European and Asian allies and insulted Canada’s Prime Minister Trudeau. Canada is our closest neighbor, strongest ally and vitally important to the North Country economy. Elise Stefanik, representative for the 21st Congressional District, has done …

June 20, 2018 , ,

Letter: Tedra Cobb is eager to protect constituents

This June 26, the 21st Congressional District primary will determine the challenger to incumbent Elise Stefanik for the November election. Tedra Cobb is the candidate who can defeat Stefanik. Despite a few symbolic “moderate” votes in Congress, Stefanik has been a loyal supporter of President Trump and GOP Congressional leadership and would continue on this …

June 20, 2018 , ,

Letter: Cobb willing to meet residents face to face

As the political situation in Washington unfolds in an ever-downward spiral, it is increasingly obvious that we need a change in management. We must elect representatives who will uphold our Constitution and its democratic ideals. The Democratic primary is rapidly approaching. And when I head to the polls on June 26, I will vote for …

June 20, 2018 , ,

Letter: Tedra Cobb has a sensible health care plan

A CNBC study in 2013 found that three out of five bankruptcy filings were due to medical bills. That represented about 1.7 million Americans. It is the conventional wisdom that bankruptcy is brought on by irresponsible, proliferate credit card spending on consumer goods. That is clearly not the truth. That figure does not even address …

June 8, 2018 , ,

Opinion: Cobb will address concerns and questions truthfully, says former North Country Children’s Clinic CEO

Friday, June 8, 2018 – 7:51 am To the Editor: I met Tedra Cobb 18 years ago in Canton. at the initial 21st Century Project session hosted by the Northern NY Community Foundation. Tedra was sitting in the midst of many powerful, community leaders (mostly men) from Lewis, Jefferson and St. Lawrence counties. Tedra was …

June 8, 2018 , ,

Letter: Tedra Cobb is the best candidate for Congress

I am writing to express my support of Tedra Cobb’s candidacy in New York’s 21st Congressional District. I have met Tedra multiple times and believe she is not only qualified to lead professionally, but is an exemplary individual whose stable and steady voice is sorely needed. Tedra was raised among foster children and as she …

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