Medicaid is a vital safety net for New York's poor and vulnerable, young and old alike.
How we continue to fund Medicare and Medicaid into the future is a pressing issue of national concern.
And yet 50 percent of the kids who start high school in the United States today do not finish high school.
Looking long term, a stronger, wealthier, and more stable Central America next door benefits the United States' own safety, security, and economy.
We have a responsibility to make sure that the limited resources we have are spent efficiently and effectively and that programs achieve their mission.
As a civil rights leader, Mrs. King's vision of racial peace and nonviolent social change was a fortifying staple in advancing the civil rights movement.
The sexual abuse and exploitation of children is one of the most vicious crimes conceivable, a violation of mankind's most basic duty to protect the innocent.
Everyone agrees that our ultimate goal is to establish a free, open and democratic Iraqi government and bring our men and women in uniform home as soon as possible.
Rest assured that my support for any eventual reform package will be based firmly upon what is in the best interests of the people of Upstate New York, not any party or president.
The Children's Safety Act will help protect children from the perpetrators of these vile crimes by strengthening notification requirements for sex offenders and increasing criminal penalties.