OP-ED: Opinion Stories by Jason Setnyk and Todd Bennett, OurHometown.ca http://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/pulse/ Jason Setnyk and Todd Bennett are two local political guys who regularly weigh in on community issues. They are not a cheerleader for any one particular poltical party or community group, nor do they debate each other. In fact, they do not even see the other person's response before it is posted. Sometimes they agree and sometimes it is a friendly wrestling match of words! Setnyk and Bennett agree - further investigation into Robogate Scandal neededhttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0010.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0010.phpHarper's Conservatives innocent until proven guilty? Setnyk and Bennett's view on the Robogate Scandal. Cornwall Winterfest 2012 an outstanding success! Sat, 10 Mar 2012 13:38:01 +0000Setnyk and Bennett would both love to see the Royals returnhttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0009.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0009.phpThere have been rumours over the years of the return of the Cornwall Royals. Jason Setnyk believes a lot of people in Cornwall want an OHL team, but can enough people afford it? todd Bennett believes it is time to let all current owners out there know, we are here, we are ready, and we can be a place for a successful OHL franchise. Thu, 22 Dec 2011 12:48:20 +0000Setnyk and Bennett differ on Stephen Harper pulling out of Kyotohttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0008.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0008.phpJason Setnyk believes that the Kyoto pull-out by Canada is a step backwards. Steven Harper is not concerned with the environmental, his primary concern is for his friends in big oil. Todd Bennett Canada can not afford this deal and from a strictly dollars and sense stand point, Koyoto is a huge failure. Thu, 08 Dec 2011 17:07:59 +0000PULSE - Setnyk and Bennett agree that BizFest was a huge successhttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0007.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0007.phpPulse of our Community Correspondents Jason Setnyk and Todd Bennett agree that the Cornwall and Area Chamber of Commerce Bizfest was a huge success. They also concur that as a community, we need to do more to help the homeless and poor. Mon, 14 Nov 2011 14:32:00 +0000PULSE - McDonell's huge margin of victory was not expectedhttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0006.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0006.phpBoth Todd Bennett or Jason Setny predicted that Ontario PC Candidate Jim McDonell would win the riding of Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry on October 6th. However, neither of them saw him winning by such a large margin or with the vote count that he did. Mon, 10 Oct 2011 09:54:55 +0000PULSE - Consensus is Jim McDonell is our next MPP for SDSGhttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0005.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0005.phpJason Setnyk believes that Jim McDonell will win by a minimum of 2000 votes, but probably a lot more. Todd Bennett believes that Jim McDonell wins, with a narrow victory. This was really his election to lose. Either way, both encourage local residents to get out and vote on October 6th. Sat, 01 Oct 2011 09:53:55 +0000Setnyk and Bennett differ on Sign War and Immigrant Tax Credithttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0004.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0004.phpPulse of Our Community columnists Jason Setnyk and Todd Bennett don't agree with one another on either issue in this week's column. They disagree on who is winning the sign war and the value of signs in general. They also have different opinions on McGuinty's immigrant tax credit plan. Mon, 14 Nov 2011 14:43:38 +0000PULSE - McGuinty and Hudak smoked marijuana. Who cares!http://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0003.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0003.phpBoth Dalton McGuinty and Tim Hudak have admitted to smoking marijuana. Do you think this question should be posed to the local candidates at an upcoming debate or is this issue not of relevance to voters? Jason Setnyk and Todd Bennett agree this is a non-issue. Tue, 30 Aug 2011 13:05:51 +0000PULSE - Local NDP gains will come at the expense of Liberalshttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0002.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0002.phpJason Setnyk and Todd Bennett agree that the anticipated provincial NDP gains by Elaine MacDonald, will come at the expense of Liberal Candidate Mark MacDonald. Setnyk suggests that Elaine MacDonald might be more popular than Mark MacDonald in Cornwall and Bennett suggests that reluctant Liberal supporters will move to the NDP. Fri, 19 Aug 2011 14:08:27 +0000Setnyk and Bennett differ on the most visible candidate thus farhttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0001.phphttp://www.ourhometown.ca/opinion/SB0001.phpJason Setnyk believes that the most visible candidate in Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry has been Elaine MacDonald, while Todd Bennett feels that Mark MacDonald has been more visible. The two agree that health care and the HST are going to be top issues in this campaign. Mon, 14 Nov 2011 14:43:10 +0000