An Open Letter to My Republican Friends

Reverse Outsourcing: An Open Letter to My Republican Friends By Ilya Galak (R)   “Not only the wealth, but the independence and security of a country, appear to be materially connected with the prosperity of manufacturers. Every nation, with a view to those great objects, ought to endeavor to possess within itself all the essentials…

New York State of MARS

By Ilya Galak,  Michael Califra and Alan Galak The Middle Class Action Project, which is working to revive this country’s manufacturing base, and with it the good-paying jobs that have traditionally sustained the American middle class, has developed a list of proposals to help achieve those goals. Members of the group, co-founders John Kubinski and…

John Smith started the day early…

“At a time when we are losing manufacturing jobs in this country, we should be doing everything we can to help our manufacturers stay competitive. They are the backbone of our economy” – Debbie Stabeno John Smith started the day early, having set his alarm clock (MADE IN JAPAN) for 6 am. While his coffeepot…

“You can’t do anything without the f—ing money”

By Ilya Galak … Halloran, captured on a surreptitious government tape, explained the approach last September after allegedly pocketing a payoff. “You can’t do anything without the f—ing money,” he declared. “Money is what greases the wheels — good, bad or indifferent.” “That’s politics. That’s politics,” he added. “Not about whether or will, it’s about…