Your Turn: Your Feedback On Medal Of Honor, Budget Gap
Sergeant 1st Class Jared Monti, a Fort Drum soldier, posthumously received the Medal of Honor last week. President Barack Obama presented the medal to Monti's parents.
Here's one of your emails:
I served with SFC Monti the months prior to his death. He made me want to be a better soldier. I can not imagine a more deserving NCO of this medal. You will never be forgotten, brother.
St. Lawrence County is looking at a multi-million dollar budget gap and officials are considering their options including a sales tax hike as well as cuts in jobs and services.
Here's a sampling of your messages:
Legislators in this county should take a real good look at how department heads spend money. Employees see how taxpayer monies are spent.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014, Watertown, NY