Vot­ers have an­other choice, a real choice

Albany Times Union - Sunday - - PERSPECTIVE - Steve Healey Niskayuna

The Repub­li­can and Demo­crat par­ties seem to let noth­ing stop them from re­peat­edly prov­ing them­selves cor­rupt, dis­hon­est and de­struc­tive of our rights. From the White House to the Gover­nor’s man­sion, these medi­ocre ac­tors mas­querad­ing as lead­ers treat us like fools, and too many of us turn right around and re­ward them with votes be­cause they are ex­pert at di­vid­ing us and stok­ing fear. But we have an­other choice, a real choice. The Lib­er­tar­ian Party is not

be­holden to spe­cial in­ter­ests. Lib­er­tar­ian can­di­dates can­not be bought be­cause they of­fer noth­ing to sell. Our rights are what mat­ter most. Larry Sharpe, Marine Corps vet­eran, en­tre­pre­neur, guest in­struc­tor at Yale and Columbia, is run­ning for gover­nor of New York state. He has earned my vote. No more dull elec­tions, we need to vote Sharpe.

One vote can il­lu­mi­nate dark­ness of ig­no­rance

One fall day when I was in grad­u­ate school sev­eral of the stu­dents were dis­cussing the up­com­ing elec­tions. There was much heart­felt con­ver­sa­tion about the sad state of the coun­try and who we could elect to turn things around. Then the con­ver­sa­tion took a turn as one of the stu­dents said, “There are no good can­di­dates. The best

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