Ken Tingley

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Ken Tingley is Editor of The Post-Star in Glens Falls, N.Y. and writes a regular blog called "The Front Page."

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Ken Tingley

If you want to make a top 10 list of biggest problems facing our country, security at the southern border is not on my list. National intelligence confirmed that with their interview with Congress last week. There is no emergency on our southern border.

Ken Tingley

Law enforcement has regular responded that the vast majority of illegal drugs being smuggled into the country are through legal points of entry and not through open areas where a wall would be built.

Ken Tingley

That question is nothing more than a political talking point. I have no problem with border security, but it is clear that it is not practical on the southern border - at least not how Trump pitches it. My position is that there is no emergency and that real people have far more real proble…

Ken Tingley

This year will be my 40th year working in the newspaper business. I have worked for three different newspaper chains and never have I ever seen anyone from corporate interfere in the content of the newspaper.

Ken Tingley

Not exactly sure what you are saying, but I can assure you that our corporate owners have no input into the content that we produce every day.

Ken Tingley

Examples..... If you are talking about cable television, that is not where the real journalism is being done. That is entertainment. I believe history will prove that we are in a time where some of the best journalism ever is being done.

Ken Tingley

I'm pretty secure in my home and I do forget to lock the doors sometimes.

Ken Tingley

Just to clarify, both immigrants and illegal immigrants had a lower rate of incarceration than natural born Americans in 2016.

Ken Tingley

Here is the link to The Post-Star story on Rep. Stefanik's thoughts of building a border wall in 2017.
https://poststar.com/blogs/all_politics_is_local/stefanik-opposes-building-literal-southern-border-wall/article_ed1329ba-3b20-5478-9881-4814c6b7e041.html

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