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McMurray (left) poses with musician Jon “Bowzer” Bauman (right), just one of several celebrities who have endorsed his unlikely candidacy.

Meet Nate McMurray, the Happy Warrior Vying to Unseat New York’s Most Corrupt Congressman

McMurray says he will be an independent voice in Congress, and promises to fight on behalf of working class and union voters, enact smart trade policies, and help the struggling upstate economy.

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Welcome to The River Community!

New stories every week. Community events. Democracy in action ;)

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Is the Hudson River Cleanup Finished?

The EPA Thinks So. New York State’s DEC Says No Way.

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Our Growing Local News Desert

Local news is in crisis. Can new business models stay the damage, here and across the U.S?

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No Cure for Rural?

The rural parts of the Hudson Valley are contending with problems felt in rural places all over the nation.