New York

Strike threat plays to Cuomo’s image as pragmatist

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s work to avert a strike on the nation’s largest commuter rail system won praise from commuters and……

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New York City ID card plan passes in council vote

NEW YORK (AP) — New York will offer identification cards to residents regardless of their immigration statuses under a plan lawmakers passed……

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Hanna Camp Claims Tenney’s ‘No’ Vote on NY’s SAFE Act Meant She Supports It

Rep. Richard Hanna (R-NY) is telling the public that his primary opponent, New York Republican Assemblywoman Claudia Tenney, supported New York State’s 2013 gun control legislation even though Tenney clearly voted against the bill. The…

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Governor Cuomo endorses Rep. Rangel in NY primary

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday threw his support to U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel in the Democratic primary for New York’s 13th……

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NY-21 Poll: Stefanik 45%, Doheny 37%

The Washington Free Beacon‘s Daniel Wiser reports that House candidate Elise Stefanik is leading Matt Doheny ahead of the June 24 GOP primary:…

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New York lawmakers agree on medical marijuana

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York was set to become the 23rd state to legalize medical marijuana under an agreement announced by legislative leaders……

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Mitt Romney Endorses Ex-Staffer’s House Bid

Mitt Romney has endorsed former Bush administration aide Elise Stefanik’s bid for an open House seat less than a month before her competitive primary.
Stefanik worked on Romney’s 2012 presidential campaign assisting his running mate,…

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Bloomberg’s worst nightmare: Gunmaker releases ‘New York Compliant’ AR-15

Anti-gun activist and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg probably won’t be thrilled with this idea: Gun manufacturer Black Rain Ordnance Inc. has released a “New York Compliant” AR-15.
“With the continual trampling of…

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Trump rallies against Cuomo, New York gun control

ALBANY, N.Y. — Thousands of gun rights supporters rallied outside New York’s Capitol Tuesday to call for the repeal of gun control measures championed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, which they intend to use as a…

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New York town awaits Supreme Court ruling on moment of prayer

GREECE, N.Y. — At their most recent monthly meeting, the five members of the Greece Town Board took their seats, gaveled to order and moved quickly through the regular opening agenda:
Roll Call. (Check.)
Pledge…

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N.Y. gun activists burn registration forms

Gun rights activists gathered Sunday in New York to burn nearly a thousand gun registration forms to protest part of the state’s SAFE Act.
Protesters gathered at the Saratoga-Wilton Elks Lodge 161 in Saratoga Springs…

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De Blasio’s wife irks former mansion chef with ‘servant’ remark

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s wife has enraged a former Gracie Mansion chef by referring to him as a “servant” in a recent interview.
First lady Chirlane McCray, while talking to a reporter…

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Guns

Huge majorities on East Coast support national gun registry

A shocking poll released Tuesday shows overwhelming majorities of people in Virginia, New York and New Jersey support a national…

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