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Hochul's 'moderate' budget plan still leaves New York on a path to fiscal doomsday

Progressives are eager to kill the Empire State's golden goose and feast on the corpse. It sure would've been nice if Hochul's opening offer was to bleed the poor bird...

SUNY needs its own DeSantis as a savior from woke insanity

We need a leader who will step in and save the State University of New York from woke madness with the same grit and calm as Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis.

Letters to the Editor — Feb. 3, 2023

Post readers sound off on Hunter Biden’s admission that the laptop turned over by a Delaware repair shop in 2019 is his.

Biden's sudden call for 'respect' is hollow and insulting

Spare us your fake pieties, Mr. President. Your definition of "respect" is "let me do whatever I want." It isn't rude to oppose your failures; it's respecting the American people.

Hotel debacle shows how US can't afford to absorb this many illegal immigrants

Democrats made New York a “sanctuary city.” Now they — and all of us — are living the results. And there’s much more to come.

Iranian smuggled in car trunk shows security threat from our open border

The car-trunk Iranian highlights that intercontinental human smuggling networks do indeed bring people from the most adversarial nations in the world.

Andrea Riseborough: Indie gem a victim of Hollywood bully-vard

I want nothing to do with any of it. Don’t watch. Make a point of not watching. And I’m not alone, as Oscar ratings have plummeted.

The DC anti-Trump brigade behind the ‘big bad bot’ stories that duped the media

Last week, the great Matt Taibbi revealed that a shadowy group called “Hamilton 68” had been accusing anyone and anything they don’t like of being, or being influenced by, a...

New tactic: Hunter is the 'laptop from hell' victim

Hunter Biden isn’t a victim. He’s a con artist. One lie has been admitted.

At stake in the debt-ceiling fight: Americans' high standard of living

At stake in this current debt-ceiling struggle is preserving what sets the United States apart from Europe. In the United States, working people get to keep most of what they...

New York is rich, but Gov. Hochul still wants to raise your taxes

Hochul will “only” increase spending by 2.4% for the fiscal year that starts April 1.

Fix is in: FBI bungling case against Biden over top-secret documents

The FBI has adopted an approach that would compromise or complicate any criminal charge.

Clive Davis’ Grammys party back in tune

Clive Davis speaks with Cindy Adams about his infamous, star-studded Grammys party and how he got his start.

Hochul takes a good step toward fixing bail laws — but not remotely enough to rein in crime

The gov's pushing in the right direction, but it seems New Yorkers will have needlessly high levels of crime for far too long before the Legislature agrees to fix all...

Steph Curry shows real American divide is wealth -- not race

The Currys sent a letter to the town stating, "We hesitate to add to the ‘not in our backyard’ rhetoric, but we wanted to send a note."

Letters to the Editor — Feb. 2, 2023

Post readers sound off on calls for changes to policing practices after the killing of Tyre Nichols by Memphis officers.

Joe’s classified-doc corruption, don’t fall for Omar’s whining and other commentary

From the right: Joe’s Classified-Doc Corruption Six in 10 voters think it’s likely Hunter Biden used info from the classified documents found in President Biden’s home to “sweeten his foreign...

To vilify our founders, Hulu’s '1619' ignores what actually sparked the American Revolution

The 1619 Project is back in the news with the release of the six-part Hulu series built around the claim that “nearly everything that has made America exceptional grew out...

Hochul calls for more charters for NYC, but she'll have to fight to get them

Good on Gov. Kathy Hochul for asking the Legislature to at last allow more charter schools in the city as part of this year's budget.

Social-justice programming for every college student

The SUNY “Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Social Justice” requirements do nothing more than cultivate division, distort reality, eliminate the power of the individual and insult any fair-minded person.