presidential election

What Obama and Romney said at the final presidential debate
What Obama and Romney said at the final presidential debate
News Billy Rennison 10/22/2012 at 11:28PM

More than 17,000 words were spoken during the third and final debate between President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney at Lynn University in Boca Raton. The words uttered tonight will be dissected in the next two weeks ahead of the election on November 6. The most common words were what you would expect to hear [...]

October 12 last day to register for general election, mayoral primary
October 12 last day to register for general election, mayoral primary
News Billy Rennison 10/09/2012 at 8:17AM

If you want to cast a ballot in this year’s presidential election — or next year’s mayoral primary — October 12 is the last day to register to vote. New York ranks near the bottom of the country in voter registration; less than 64 percent of eligible residents are registered to vote, ranking the state [...]

Ron Paul is his choice
Letters Queens Courier Staff 1/12/2012 at 4:56PM

Ordinarily, I would not be writing to a newspaper or even worrying about national politics, but I fear for the future of this country.  Today’s policies are unsustainable, and no matter which party is in power, the problems will remain.  We are now on a course which has brought an end to many a civilization [...]

Eliminate voter apathy
Letters Queens Courier Staff 12/09/2011 at 11:45AM

Amazingly, consumers seem to be spending, and Americans appear to be shedding the anxieties that have stymied confidence. American optimism is a remarkable resource that defines the U.S. as exceptional among all the nations. Yet, the problems and threats confronting the world are ongoing and real. The multitude of dangers that could impact the U.S. [...]