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Young responds to ‘double dip’ controversy

March 9, 2013

ALBANY — State Sen. Catharine Young, R-Olean, is responding to some of the backlash she received following a paperwork error....

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Mar-10-13 10:31 PM

Roberta, Fredonia had a LOGISTICS problem, in that the person responsible for ordering the right chemicals didn't do so in a timely manner. Wow, what a crack water department to not have the right materials on hand when needed....FOR 90 DAYS.

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Mar-09-13 11:45 AM

The Youngs were a victim of bereaucratic ineptitude, not an uncommon occurance when dealing with government agencies. The bungling official admitts that it was he was fully responsible for starting this mess; HE DIDN'T DO HIS JOB. However then, if that's not bad enough already, he then goes and tries to transfer his neglegence onto the the Youngs because they failed to catch his mistake?

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Mar-09-13 11:17 AM

Why are so many responses in these forums so angry? And negative? Why assume the worst of people; or am I doing that when I read the hatred and envy of those who can't be civil (as in "civilization") in their comments.

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Mar-09-13 11:14 AM

Cathy has been one of the only hopes for the forgotten part of the State. She is a hard working fighter. it's sad that the media and downstate politicians couldn't wait to assail her without all the facts. Keep fighting Cathy !!!

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Mar-09-13 9:29 AM

The $100.000 Question--Cause just like everything else- No one cares till there caught with there pants down --Fredonia had a filtration plant problem that they knew about-- But until it kicked them in the keester and it was a problem---It was ignored the only thing that could be done --Open the Emerc valve from dunkirk--to fix things

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Mar-09-13 9:06 AM

I wish someone would tell us why we forked out $100,000 for water last summer. I doubt it was the assessor's fault.

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Mar-09-13 8:20 AM

Yes it could happen to anyone- Catharine is the ONE AND Only Honest Person left in the whole state of NY--All the rest at crooks and lyers

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Mar-09-13 8:11 AM

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Mar-09-13 7:40 AM

It could happen to anyone.

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