Congress

Schumer refuses to demand NAFTA access to Canadian banking markets

As Chuck Schumer’s popularity continues to fall — particularly in economically depressed communities like Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, and Utica — the Senate Minority Leader keeps refusing to involve himself in the ongoing renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement

NY Senate

Sean Bunny encouraged to run against Senator Patrick Gallivan

Declared Congressional candidate Sean Bunny, a former prosecutor with the Erie County District Attorney’s Office, is being encouraged by Democratic Party activists to instead run against Senator Patrick Gallivan (R-Elma).  The encouragement comes after Grand Island Supervisor Nate McMurray secured

City

Mayor Brown is acting on Grant’s policy agenda

The administration of Mayor Byron W. Brown has been taking sweeping actions to reform the City’s Police Department, following the mayoral campaign that civic leader Betty Jean Grant waged against him. Merely a few short months after Grant’s bruising criticism