Republican Leadership Backs Down from Repealing and Replacing Obamacare and Embarrassing President Trump By the GOP’s Lack of Resolve
By HEZI ARIS

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WASHINGTON, DC — March 24, 2017 — The Affordable Care Act / Obamacare withstood the inability for Speaker Paul Ryan to garner a sufficient number of GOP supporters for the legislation. Republicans were aware of internal opposition to the proposes Republicans are pulling their ObamaCare repeal bill from a scheduled Friday afternoon vote, an acknowledgment that it was headed toward …

Hezi ArisRepublican Leadership Backs Down from Repealing and Replacing Obamacare and Embarrassing President Trump By the GOP’s Lack of Resolve
By HEZI ARIS

Neil Gorsuch on Life, Liberty, and the Natural Law
By Dr. PAUL KENGOR

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This week, Hon. Neil Gorsuch testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee during his Supreme Court confirmation hearing. Did the three-day hearing shed any light on how Gorsuch may interpret the law once he is confirmed for the Court? In this article that first appeared at National Catholic Register, Dr. Paul Kengor highlights some of Gorsuch’s testimony and writes, “Gorsuch’s views stem from a very deep, very rich, and very old tradition known as natural law.

Hezi ArisNeil Gorsuch on Life, Liberty, and the Natural Law
By Dr. PAUL KENGOR

20th Annual Asian American Heritage Festival – Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 12Noon to 6PM

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — The public is invited to bring family and friends to the Kensico Dam Plaza, in Valhalla, New York, for an afternoon of entertainment featuring experts in traditional Asian dance and song and masters of the martial arts, including lion dancers. Professional artists share the stage with children’s dance troupes in beautiful traditional costumes. There will be …

Hezi Aris20th Annual Asian American Heritage Festival – Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 12Noon to 6PM

Arlene Torres, Israel Williams, and Stan Russo to Introduce themselves as Credible Candidates for Mount Vernon 2017 School Board

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — March 23, 2017 — Arlene Torres, Israel Williams, and Stan Russo suggest the incumbents supported three years ago have failed the City of Mount Vernon. They individually and collective suggest that it is now propitious to remove the incumbents from office by welcoming their progressive and academic vision. They have planned a “meet and greet” so …

Hezi ArisArlene Torres, Israel Williams, and Stan Russo to Introduce themselves as Credible Candidates for Mount Vernon 2017 School Board

Ossining Village Mayor Victoria Gearity, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris, The Hartford Claims Account Director Tomas Melgozza, and Holistic Dr. Victor Zeines, DDS, on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris – Friday, March 24, 2017 @10am DST

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — Ossining Village Mayor Victoria Gearity speaks to the round about, the process of scrutinizing for best practice and efficacy, as well as the constraints of funding, the tax burden, the impact of needing to discern a viable solution  demanded by a growing Village, a desire for as little negative impact of the environment, the facilitation of greater …

Hezi ArisOssining Village Mayor Victoria Gearity, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris, The Hartford Claims Account Director Tomas Melgozza, and Holistic Dr. Victor Zeines, DDS, on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris – Friday, March 24, 2017 @10am DST

Yonkers Democratic City Committee Endorses Ken Jenkins for Westchester County Executive

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The Jenkins Campaign Picks Up Even More Momentum YONKERS, NY — March 23, 2017 — The Yonkers Democratic City Committee has thrown their support behind Ken Jenkins for Westchester County Executive. “Ken is the very picture of what a public official should be,” said Tom Meier, Sr. Chair of the Yonkers Democrats. “He is a smart, dedicated legislator who has …

Hezi ArisYonkers Democratic City Committee Endorses Ken Jenkins for Westchester County Executive

Stagg Group Gets Approval for New Apartment Building in Yonkers

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  YONKERS, NY — March 23, 2017 — Stagg Group has today announced that its plan for transforming a rundown abandoned property in Yonkers into a new luxury rental building is after three tears of review and community outreach is finally moving ahead. The Yonkers City Council voted on March 21st to rezone 705 Bronx River Road from commercial to …

Hezi ArisStagg Group Gets Approval for New Apartment Building in Yonkers

Mayor Mike Spano Asserts Yonkers on Positive Footing By HEZI ARIS

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Yonkers State of the City Hezitorial Telling YONKERS, NY — March 22, 2017 — Mayor Mike Spano presented the State of the City to a hungry audience who punctuated every sentence with enthusiastic applause that would in time fade from its initial exuberance. The list of accomplishments were expressed ad nauseum, as they have under his reign year after year …

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Driving Me Crazy with John and Laurie Wiles, Bugsy ‘NPR’s CarTalk’ Lawlor, and Win Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas; P and Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris – Thursday, March 23, 2017th @10am DST

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PINEHURST, NC and WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — Driving Me Crazy duo John and Laurie Wiles, ably joined by Bugsy ‘NPR‘ CarTalk‘ Lawlor, and Win Morrow open the Thursday, March 23, 2017th broadcast at 10am DST. Tune in to this segment to engage in automotive reviews and life every Thursday from 10-10:30am. Mount Vernon Mayor Thomas speaks to a federal lawsuit …

Hezi ArisDriving Me Crazy with John and Laurie Wiles, Bugsy ‘NPR’s CarTalk’ Lawlor, and Win Morrow; Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas; P and Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris – Thursday, March 23, 2017th @10am DST

Medicine that Hurts
Dr. MARK HENDRICKSON

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The American Health Care Act—proposed by Republicans as a replacement for Obamacare—been called a bill that everybody dislikes for one reason or another. In this article, Dr. Mark Hendrickson asks: What explains this unhappy situation? Hendrickson looks at the pros and cons of the AHCA and argues, “The American Health Care Act may be a bitter pill to swallow, but if we don’t take the medicine now, our entire economy could quickly become seriously ill.”

Hezi ArisMedicine that Hurts
Dr. MARK HENDRICKSON