Compromise in the late 1700s moved a new nation forward. We could learn from that example now — on both a national and local level. Where is the domestic tranquility, where is the promotion of the general welfare, where are the blessings of liberty today that the Constitution set out to secure?

Letters to the Editor

Kerry Dineen, Mayor of Altamont; Joe Burke, library director; Jim Gaughan, former mayor

Robert Alft, Green Party candidate District 46, State Senate

Patty Miller, Karen Klevanosky, Friends of Library

Lawrence Zimmerman, East Berne

Brandon Castle, Niskayuna

Maryellen Gillis, President Helderberg Family Community Organization

CiCi Ferrara, Former resident of Knox

Linda Deleskiewicz, Altamont