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Liuba Grechen Shirley, Congressional candidate and mom to two young kids, successful petitioned the Federal Elections Commission to use campaign funds for child care.
Rep. Chris Collins says the GOP front-runner has "been misquoted."
Until election campaigns in New York State are publicly funded, getting rid of bad-apple politicians won't do much. The whole tree is rotten.
New York City recently settled a wrongful-death claim with the family of Eric Garner for $5.9 million almost a year to the day after Garner died from the use of a chokehold by an NYPD police officer.
"It is fundamentally the wrong way to go about this work,” he said, according to the Wall Street Journal. “Sometimes it’s
California may be close to enacting a similar bill, which passed out of the legislature's lower chamber earlier this month
By Nate Raymond Lawyers for the two men entered the not guilty pleas at a hearing before U.S. District Judge Kimba Wood. The
Silver previously pleaded not guilty. His lawyers, Joel Cohen and Steven Molo, said in a joint statement that the filing
The provision would codify in New York law the result of the 1973 Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade by "ensuring that
The Republican majority's Homeland Security shutdown is a staggering display of legislative incompetence, which could have concrete and severe impacts for New York City and its surrounding areas.