Tom Magnarelli

Tom Magnarelli is a freelance reporter covering the central New York and Syracuse area.

Tom Magnarelli, WRVO

  Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand was in North Syracuse on Tuesday and she responded to Sen. 

Charles Schumer’s decision to vote against the Obama administration’s Iran nuclear deal, which would lift U.S., China, Russia and European Union sanctions on Iran in exchange for limits put on Iran’s nuclear program. Gillibrand sits on the Senate Armed Services Committee and said she is for the Iran deal based on the national security information she has received. Gillibrand said the deal would eliminate every path to a nuclear bomb and the three known nuclear facilities would be monitored daily along with the entire supply chain of nuclear production.  READ MORE...


Rep. Richard Hanna (R- Barneveld) was in Cortland Friday talking about aviation infrastructure, but solving any of those issues will be tied to extending federal transportation legislation, set to expire at the end of July.