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39 Confirmed Zika Cases In Brooklyn, Schumer Urges Congress To Pass...

Senator Chuck Schumer is urging Congress to pass a $1.9 billion emergency funding bill to combat Zika virus after health officials reported the number...

39 Confirmed Zika Cases In Brooklyn, Schumer Urges Congress To Pass...

Senator Chuck Schumer is urging Congress to pass a $1.9 billion emergency funding bill to combat Zika virus after health officials reported the number...

Velazquez Wins Democratic Congressional Primary; Staggeringly Low Voter Turnout

As expected. Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez won the Democratic congressional primary for New York District 7 on Tuesday against banker Yungman Lee, and lawyer Jeff...

Velázquez Challenger Jeff Kurzon Capitalizes On Sanders Energy In Congressional Race

When it comes to fundraising for his campaign, congressional hopeful Jeff Kurzon has raised nothing. And that's the way he prefers it. Kurzon, a Democrat, who first...

Velázquez Challenger Jeff Kurzon Capitalizes On Sanders Energy In Congressional Race

When it comes to fundraising for his campaign, congressional hopeful Jeff Kurzon has raised nothing. And that's the way he prefers it. Kurzon, a Democrat, who first...

Velázquez Challenger Yungman Lee Has A Bone To Pick With Brad...

A banker and lawyer from Manhattan is challenging incumbent Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez -- who has held the position for 24 years -- and he has been ruffling feathers...

Bay Ridge Dems Endorse Seminara, McCreight & Reichard

Bay Ridge Democrats, a progressive political club that serves southwest Brooklyn, announced its club endorsements for the 2016 election cycle in a press release...

Ex-Rep Michael Grimm Gets Early Release From Prison

Disgraced ex-congressman Michael Grimm was released from prison last week after serving seven of his eight-month prison sentence for tax evasion, the Daily News...

Congressman Donovan Launches App Challenge For Students

Congressman Dan Donovan announced a district-wide app challenge as part of the U.S. House of Representatives’ focus on advancing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math...

Eric Garner’s Daughter Mulling Run For Donovan’s Congressional Seat

Erica Garner, whose father Eric died during a chokehold at the hand of a police officer, is considering a run for the congressional seat...

Eric Garner’s Daughter Mulling Run For Donovan’s Congressional Seat

Erica Garner, whose father Eric died during a chokehold at the hand of a police officer, is considering a run for the congressional seat occupied...

Donovan Joins GOP In Push To Block Syrian Refugees From Entering...

In the wake of last week's terror attacks in Paris, Congressman Dan Donovan is joining his fellow GOP members in backing a bill to temporarily halt the...

Schumer Slams Congress For Cutting Funds To Hurricane Tracking Systems

Stunning image of #Joaquin from NOAA's GOES West. Stay informed http://t.co/3GVfGphItj and http://t.co/83F2guq6DU pic.twitter.com/qba4j4yyXG — NOAA (@NOAA) October 1, 2015 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Senator Chuck Schumer slammed his congressional...

Schumer Slams Congress For Cutting Funds To Hurricane Tracking Systems

Stunning image of #Joaquin from NOAA's GOES West. Stay informed http://t.co/3GVfGphItj and http://t.co/83F2guq6DU pic.twitter.com/qba4j4yyXG — NOAA (@NOAA) October 1, 2015 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Senator Chuck Schumer slammed his congressional...

Donovan Calls On Senate To Pass Cancer Research Bill

Congressman Dan Donovan met with cancer research advocates from Staten Island and Brooklyn Tuesday to discuss a new measure aimed at advancing medical research, and to call...