Joseph Spector writes in his column how the unions are playing a key role in Governor Cuomo's push for a $15 minimum wage. The fact that this is the third consecutive day an article covers this should let citizens know (as Marcellus said to Horatio said in Hamlet) "something is rotten in the state of Denmark."
Seriously, Mr. Emery? Your answer to the conflict you and your firm obviously have is, “So long as I remain Chair of the CCRB, my firm Emery, Celli, Brinckerhoff & Abady will not represent a client who filed a claim that was substantiated by the CCRB while I was Chair.” There is only one way to resolve the conflict of interest: resign from the Civilian Complaint Review Board. Your past bias against police does not allow for an unbiased decision.
The Daily Signal is reporting that the FBI vs Apple case is making Congress act on encryption. Of course, if Congress decides, any information on the phone would certainly be dated and with this case being played out in the press, any people who may have conspired with Tashfeen Malik and Syed Rizwan Farook will be so far underground the information on the phone will not produce any results. With that being said, the case does need to be resolved. Here is the Magistrate's decision on a similar case and some background information from Homeland Security New Wire.
Today is Super Tuesday -- will this change the republican results?
How many main stream media sites reported that the charges against former Governor Rick Perry were dropped this week? If he were a democrat, this would be front page news.