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Congressman Tim Bishop’s Position on Healthcare, a Must-See

tim bishop's healthcare page

h/t to the inimitable Mary Cal Tim Bishop’s healthcare page this week can be seen in the screenshot directly below. This is exactly what he has up on his website! He doesn’t seem to have a position on healthcare. Immediately below is Tim Bishop’s healthcare page from last week. His opponent in the congressional race,…

Sen. Zeldin on Iraqi Troops: “It’s a Victory to Get Them to Show Up”

Lee Zeldin

Early Monday evening (9/22/14), on the eastern end of Long Island, GOP congressional candidate, Major in the Army Reserves, and Iraq War Vet, Lee Zeldin debated incumbent Democrat Congressman Tim Bishop. In critiquing President Obama’s newly unveiled strategy in the “war” against ISIS, Zeldin recalled his experiences as a member of the 82nd Airborne. Regarding the…

DHS Doesn’t Know About the 40 ISIS Terrorists Who Returned to the U.S.

Tim Bishop

Democratic Congressman Tim Bishop representing CD-1 on Long Island told a concerned audience at a LIMBA meeting Friday of last week that of the approximately 100 Americans who went to fight with ISIS, 40 have returned. DHS, the State Department, Jeh Johnson, John Kerry and other key government officials are completely unaware that these terrorists have returned…

Suffolk County Sheriffs Won’t Jail Most Criminal Aliens

Suff Cty

Suffolk County Sheriffs – in response to left-wing advocates and court cases in Oregon and Pennsylvania – will no longer hold criminal aliens on an “ICE detainer” as part of the “Secure Communities” program. ICE will have to come up with a warrant from a judge. Even if ICE gets the warrant, the aliens might be…

Astorino Gets Standing “O” in Black/Hispanic Churches

ROB ASTORINO

New York’s Republican gubernatorial candidate, Rob Astorino, a proud church going man, outdid himself this past Sunday. Newsday reported that, included in his seven scheduled “downstate” visits, were stops at five churches in “communities of color”. In Freeport they were the: Perfecting Faith Pentecostal Church, Freeport Bible Center and Zion Cathedral Church in Christ. Astorino…

Long Island’s Contribution to the Disaster in DC

IPAB Tim

“If you stand for truth, you must stand against lies.” Jonah Goldberg Congressman Tim Bishop held his campaign kickoff rally today in Farmingville on September 13th. It was a Big Labor rally. Outside of the campaign workers, it was almost totally comprised of union workers from The Long Island Federation of Labor and the International Brotherhood…

County Executive Steve Bellone’s Vision of Paradise #Gulag

Bellone

The Suffolk County legislature passed a bill that mandates landlords rent to anyone who is in a group with an “identity” which would include people on welfare, criminals, and people here illegally.  They have group identities. Also, employers must hire them unless there is some reason unrelated to their “group identity”. It also pushes creditors, including banks, towards providing mortgages to…