During last month’s GOP presidential debate, Rick Santorum mentioned a report indicating that for women under 30, two-thirds of births occur outside of marriage. Mr. Santorum took the opportunity to state that those children born out-of-wedlock are more likely to be raised in poverty. But he failed to offer any policy prescriptions, other than his distain for birth control.
The more things change, the more they remain the same.
An incoming governor vows change is coming to Albany. The legislature responds we will see about that.
At the Democratic Convention last week, Andrew Cuomo took questions on how he will handle next year’s budget.
“I’m not going to raise taxes; I’m not going to have a wage increase for public employees,” he said.
Conservative Party Chairman Michael Long announced today that his Party will preempt the Republican Party by holding its state convention to choose its Senate and Gubernatorial nominees on May 23rd in the Big Apple, one week before the May 31st GOP Convention begins on Long Island.