Tonawanda News

June 7, 2014

Sound Off published June 7

The Tonawanda News

Tonawanda News — So you think we need immigration reform? What are you talking about, more people to openly grab jobs from us including veterans? Why can’t illegals just apply like everyone else? Well, they say 29 percent in jail are illegals (higher in California). Maybe the answer is border reform, for starters. Why do we need new voters?


Why is it we can release five dangerous high ranking terrorist to bring back one American, but our president will do nothing to bring home one from our Mexican neighbors? What is wrong with this picture? What is wrong with our foreign polices, to say nothing of our policies at home? Is this something that will make us safer? I do not think so. It’s time that all us regular citizens wake up to what is really going on in Washington.


Kathy Hochul was chosen to get better election results for the governor in Western New York. Actually, none of the issues from her congressional town hall meeting in North Tonawanda got done, including helping salaried workers from Delphi who live here and were cut out in the government GM deal while hourly worker pensions were preserved. And attendees asking for a bill to nullify part of the National Defense Authorization Act expanding government authority, attendees said. I followed the many issues, got her emails and even volunteered to work with her staff. No, it’s all political strategy to get the reputation Cuomo wants to run for president.