Kathleen Rice’s real record on Iran

  Kathleen Rice gets credit for crossing party lines to oppose Obama’s disastrous Iran deal, from which President Trump thankfully withdrew the U.S.  That deal, in which the United States literally handed the Iranian government a massive amount of money a lso guaranteed that Iran, pledged to Israel’s destruction, would eventually acquire a nuclear weapon. Beyond opposing the former Iran deal, however, my opponent in the…

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Kathleen Rice’s Record on Veterans

Kathleen Rice took the time to congratulate Chuck Schumer on giving a speech urging better funding for the Northport VA Medical Center.  So far so good.  The Northport VA should be a top priority for the Department of Veteran’s Affairs, and that is something I will advocate strongly for our veterans, and for bringing more federal money to Long Island. How good a job can…

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Ameer Benno Interviewed on Talkline with Zev Brenner!

Ameer Benno Interviewed on Talkline with Zev Brenner!

I recently was interviewed by Zev Brenner on Talkline with Zev Brenner! We discussed the campaign, the issues facing the district, and my family in Israel. In addition to our on-air discussion, I also spoke with Zev about the importance of tuition tax relief, which I strongly support. And, we discussed how I am firmly committed to obtaining substantially more Homeland Security funding for the shuls and yeshivas throughout…

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Kathleen Rice’s True Record on Israel

Kathleen Rice’s True Record on Israel

The Democrat party has lurched hard to the left, thanks to the new base they have created for themselves.  Democrat politicians now have a delicate balancing act to pull off: give their base what it wants, while paying lip service to the people the Democrats used to care about, and whose votes the Democrats have taken for granted for far too long. Democrats used to…

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Kathleen Rice Is No Friend Of The First Amendment

Kathleen Rice Is No Friend Of The First Amendment

A recent Newsday poll asked local elected officials their thoughts on President Trump’s bombastic remarks that “fake news” outlets are “the enemy of the people.”  In response, Rice stated:  “I could not disagree more — our free press is the lifeblood of our democracy. Since the day our country was founded, the American people have relied on the press to speak truth to power, hold…

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President Trump Is Keeping His Promise To Our Veterans And Service Members

President Trump Is Keeping His Promise To Our Veterans And Service Members

Employing our Veterans is a Priority The GOP announced recently that veteran unemployment is at a 16 year low.  The unemployment rate of veterans fell from 4.3% under former President Obama to only 3.7% under President Trump. This is good news for our region and Long Island’s military population.   President Trump has kept his campaign promises to end what can only be described as neglect…

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Democrats and the Jihadi-American Community

Democrats and the Jihadi-American Community

This news item from across the country has some local connections:  New Mexico compound suspects were training children for school shootings, prosecutors say Eleven starving and abused children were kept at a filthy compound in New Mexico by five adults, led by a man named Siraj Wahhaj.  One child was found dead.  The adults were training the children to commit school massacres. We are in…

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Rice Supports Job-Killing Tax on Working Class Families and Small Businesses in Nassau County

Rice Supports Job-Killing Tax on Working Class Families and Small Businesses in Nassau County

Rice Supports Job-Killing Tax on Working Class Families and Small Businesses in Nassau County Congressional Republicans just voted to express opposition to a “Carbon Tax.”  Here’s the bill, along with the roll call. Look at the roll call.  It is striking how polarized our country is becoming, not just on this issue, but on practically every vote of any importance. Remember when you vote that…

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Democrats Vote Against Spending Restraints

Democrats Vote Against Spending Restraints

Democrats Vote Against Spending Restraints You don’t have to be a financial genius to understand that, over time, you have to take in more money than you spend.  Otherwise, you spiral downward into debt.  Warren Buffett (an Obama supporter, by the way), clearly understands this, and was able to amass a fortune.  Perhaps not surprisingly, Warren Buffett supports a balanced budget amendment.  And he has…

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