RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Rockville (Montgomery, Maryland)

A collection of news and information related to Rockville (Montgomery, Maryland) published by this site and its partners.

Top Rockville (Montgomery, Maryland) Articles

Displaying items 37-48
  • Sen. Skelos, and rival Simon, on LIRR pension fiasco

     
    Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (R-Rockville Centre) has long been the state lawmaker most involved with the Long Island Rail Road, with cordial union ties and a hand in its capital funding. Asked Thursday about state and U.S. probes......
  • Sen. C. Johnson charges challenger with distortion

     
    Slated to appear in Saturday's Newsday: Nassau Senate rivals Craig Johnson and Barbara Donno agreed in a debate taped Friday that state spending on schools and health care should be shielded from cuts. But they clashed on who???d be more......
  • Albany: Dems, Skelos squable over school aid

     
    When the subject is whether the Dems will cut school aid, the squabble helps the GOP in the suburbs, and doesn't particularly help Craig Johnson or Brian Foley. That's the bottom line, as we see it, on today's dispatch......
  • Albany: GOP will probe Paterson topper O'Byrne

     
    Albany bureau chief JT Madore provides this update on the politics surrounding Paterson top aide Charles O'Byrne's failure to pay his state and federal taxes for five years: Observers of state government can be forgiven for feeling like they???re......
  • Senate: Trunzo gets NYSUT nod

     
    Getting the backing of a big teachers' union is a mixed blessing -- it means you get money and troops, but it also means you've kissed the ring of people who won't let you do a thing to help......
  • Boosterish piece for Skelos hits district mailboxes

     
    Taxpayer-paid mailings from Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (R-Rockville Centre) arrived in his district just this month, boasting that he???s ???Delivering for the Five Towns.??? Question: Could a Democrat in the Senate -- or for that matter a...
  • Skelos on O'Byrne: Who's the real target?

     
    Madore passes along a statement from Dean Skelos reacting to O'Byrne -- but also suggesting that Paterson is now in the crosshairs: "As word of O???Bryne???s departure spread through the Capitol, but no official announcement had been made, Senate......
  • Long Beach: Bi-partisan kudos in a season of battle

     
    Two days before a hotly contested national and state election, the Long Beach Chamber of Commerce annual dinner was the scene of uncommon mutual expressions of admiration between Democrats and Republicans, Newsday's Sid Cassese informs us. He files this.....
  • With Senate in play, a D'Amato-Democrat love-fest

     
    At least one high-ranking Republican official was more than peeved that two nights before an election that threatens to blow up the GOP's last bastion of state power -- the Senate majority --Sen. Alfonse D'Amato was raising big bucks for......
  • GOP Senate: Acting glum

     
    Dan Janison reports from the Rockville Centre Republican Club, where GOP Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos is hidden away and the vibe is glum. Perhaps funereal. Some people are tearful, some are hugging each other. With Caesar Trunzo and Serph......
  • Skelos opponent's backers charge harassment at the polls

     
    A little more than four months into his tenure as one of Albany's ruling troika, Senate GOP leader Dean Skelos (R-Rockville Centre) lost his statewide majority on Tuesday to the Democrats when colleagues Serphin Maltese of Queens and Caesar......
  • Paterson: Not happy with the gang

     
    Albany bureau chief Madore reports: Gov. David A. Paterson slammed the so-called ???Gang of Three??? Democratic state senators on Tuesday, accusing them of ???selfishness.??? The senators - incumbents Carl Kruger of Brooklyn and Ruben Diaz Sr. of the...