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  • colin_read.jpg Tax could limit high-frequency trading

    Modern day robber barons siphon off millions in profit from the stock market on a daily basis, according to columnist Colin Read.

    April 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • colin_read.jpg Corporate model has benefits

    Efficiency, advances in technology have been realized by the profit motive of large companies, according to columnist Colin Read.

    March 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • colin_read.jpg Governor takes aim at property tax

    Overtaxed New Yorkers would benefit substantially if burden could be lifted, according to columnist Colin Read.

    March 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • colin_read.jpg A tale of two cities

    Plattsburgh must follow the example of other cities that have taken advantage of their resources, according to columnist Colin Read.

    March 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • colin_read.jpg Public, private sectors must know their roles

    Each has strengths and weaknesses that must be understood for economy to work effectively, according to columnist Colin Read.

    March 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • colin_read.jpg Divisions in society impede progress

    Economic crisis divided the country instead if bringing it together in a constructive way, according to columnist Colin Read.

    March 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • colin_read.jpg Political class seeks to divide

    Pursuing narrow partisan agendas detracts from the progress and unity that our country deserves, according to columnist Colin Read.

    February 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • colin_read.jpg Fighting poverty requires inclusive effort

    President Johnson's ambitious social programs sometimes created dependence instead of providing a hand up, according to columnist Colin Read.

    February 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • colin_read.jpg Major changes needed for future of city

    Merging municipalities and moving sewer plant and railroad tracks would greatly enhance Plattsburgh's quality of life, according to columnist Colin Read.

    February 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • colin_read.jpg Change is challenging

    Affordability, worker training, tax policy are key to healthy local economies, according to columnist Colin Read.

    February 2, 2014 1 Photo