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Written by John DeSio on . Posted in Posts

Perhaps the most interesting political news of the day comes out of Albany, where newly minted Attorney General Andrew Cuomo and Albany District Attorney David Soares (pictured left) announced a new partnership to investigate and prosecute capitol crimes. The two offices will coordinate resources, share staff, and overall put their heads together to prosecute the [&hellip
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Cuomo Draws First Blood

Written by John DeSio on . Posted in Politics, Posts

Though the investigation was likely handled almost entirely during Eliot Spitzer time in the office, State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo has claimed his first hide, announcing today the sentencing of a former chief executive of a Horseheads, New York building company, after he plead guilty to stealing $210,000 from a resident of Wisconsin  (no link [&hellip
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Member Item Graph Shows Dems Getting Screwed

Written by John DeSio on . Posted in Politics, Posts

The Albany Project has put together a nifty little graph outlining how member items, or pork, are distributed in State Senate districts across New York. Not surprisingly, the Republican majority (represented by red bars) by far takes in the most money, while (blue bar) Democrats are on the short end of the stick. The lowest [&hellip
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Sharpton Cracks Obama, Hints Another Run

Written by John DeSio on . Posted in Politics, Posts

Not only did Rev. Al Sharpton tell the world yesterday that he might run for president again in 2008, he also threw some cold water on the aspirations of his Democratic counterpart from Illinois, freshman Senator Barack Obama. Quote: "Right now we’re hearing a lot of media razzle dazzle," Sharpton said. "I’m not hearing a [&hellip
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Romney’s Big Day

Written by John DeSio on . Posted in Politics, Posts

How do you make sure you’ll be taken seriously come the presidential primary season? Raise a ton of money in one day. That was what former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, a Republican seeking the 2008 presidential nod, let it be known today that his campaign is for real. Romney raised more than $1 million during [&hellip
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Miracles Of Modern Medicine: Weight Loss Pills For Dogs

Written by John DeSio on . Posted in Posts

Lazy pet owners, rejoice! The FDA has approved Slentrol, a weight loss pill designed for obese dogs. The story of Slentrol’s development should give you some insight into who really matters, at least to prescription drug giant Pfizer. The drug had initially been designed for humans, but once Pfizer scientists discovered that it could be [&hellip
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