Politics

Gary Cohn
Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
March 06, 2018 - 6:00 pm
President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser Gary Cohn is resigning from his post.
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Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney
Pedro Portal/Miami Herald/TNS
March 06, 2018 - 5:14 pm
In a heated exchange during a House committee hearing Tuesday, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao and U.S. Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (D-New York) went back and forth over President Donald Trump’s proposal to kill funding for the Gateway Tunnel Project.
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Plastic Bag
Dreamstime
March 06, 2018 - 2:34 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio says he never wants to see another plastic bag, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s spokesman says he is looking at a plastic bag ban as an option – but one state lawmaker says, “Not so fast!”
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Kim Jong Un
Xinhua/Sipa USA
March 06, 2018 - 11:03 am
South Korea announced Tuesday that North Korea has pledged to halt tests of nuclear weapons and missiles if the U.S. agrees to sit down for talks on denuclearization and normalizing relations.
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Steve Scott, Rep. Peter King
WCBS 880
March 05, 2018 - 4:26 pm
“Leave Zadroga alone” – that was the call Monday from members of Congress from both political parties who oppose a plan to make the World Trade Center Health Program a standalone entity.
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Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer
WCBS 880
March 04, 2018 - 6:48 pm
Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York) said Sunday that President Donald Trump should “do his job,” following reports that Trump wants to block federal funding for the Gateway Tunnel project to carry trains under the Hudson River.
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Marijuana
Dreamstime
March 04, 2018 - 3:17 pm
Recreational marijuana remains illegal in New Jersey, but a package of bills will be introduced Monday in Trenton that aims to clean up the some of the surrounding fall out if the substance becomes legal.
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Sen. Charles Schumer Calls For Gun Legislation
Ethan Harp/WCBS 880
March 04, 2018 - 2:00 pm
The unprecedented response by students to the Florida school shooting rampage has pushed Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York) to make a new demand for action in Congress.
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Ethan Harp/WCBS 880
March 03, 2018 - 2:43 pm
There was outrage on Long Island Saturday, after President Donald Trump's call to arm school teachers.
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Nancy Pelosi was on Long Island Saturday, where she shared her feelings on the Trump tax plan.
WCBS 880/Mike Smeltz
March 03, 2018 - 1:25 pm
Recent polls have shown Americans are warming to President Donald Trump's tax plan, but Democrats continue to put out the warning signal that the plan will damage the country.
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