Your Turn: Your Feedback On Senate Gridlock & Gas Prices
The state senate has accomplished nothing since the Republican-led coup on June 8, but the meter continues to run. Using state records, we calculate the senate has cost taxpayers at least $1.8 million during that period.
Here are some of your emails:
These Senators are acting like a bunch of 8 year olds fighting over a ball in the school yard at recess. I say send them home without pay until they request to come back to the table and do the work that we put them there to do.
Gas prices are going up day by day - in fact, they've been going up for almost two months straight. That hasn't happened since the 1970s.
This is what some of you had to say:
Why aren't our elected officials trying to get to the bottom of this? Why are our gas prices higher than others?
Thursday, August 28, 2014, Watertown, NY