Your Turn: Your Feedback On Pay Freeze, Dock & Wind Power
An Albany think tank has an idea for saving the state some money. The proposal is to freeze the pay of every government worker on the state and local levels:
The problem in NYS is not with the public employee unions. It is with a bloated bureaucracy and government leaders that are unwilling or unable to govern.
Some marina owners are upset that federal money is being used to build boat slips in Clayton. They say it will hurt their businesses:
Let me get this straight. State parks and campgrounds that families without boats can drive to are being shut down, but you can get a federal grant to cater to those people who can afford a boat.
There's trouble brewing for north country wind farms. The New York Power Authority won't buy the electricity the wind farms will be putting out:
I have never seen so many narrow minded people in my 75 years as now. People must enjoy relying on foreign oil. Wind power is the ultimate choice they should be making instead of putting up roadblocks.
Saturday, August 23, 2014, Watertown, NY