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Would you support Nassau County imposing a five-cent fee on plastic and paper carryout bags?

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On January 1, 2018, a new Suffolk County law will go into effect, charging a five-cent fee for plastic and paper carryout bags, at a variety of retail stores. Those in support of the fee believe it will protect the environment. Those against view it as a tax that will hurt local businesses. Would you support Nassau County imposing a five-cent fee on plastic and paper carryout bags?

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Extend Community College to Four Years

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This would help with young adults entering the work force not having crushing debt.

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high cost of college

I am not in favor of extending community colleges to four years. They serve a very specific purpose and a very specific population of students and should remain as structured. Making them four-year institutions would simply put pressure on them to raise faculty standards and therefore increase costs!

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Community college

Not everyone needs or is suited for a 4 yr program. We need all levels of training and experience to form a successful society. A plumber is crucial to keeping our world working properly but do they need 4 year programs?

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