Politics

Louise Slaughter
March 16, 2018 - 2:53 pm
Slaughter was serving her 16th term in Congress and was the top Democrat on the House Rules Committee. She was the first woman to chair that committee when she led it from 2007 through 2010.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo During National Walkout Day
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
March 15, 2018 - 6:28 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo believes it would be unconstitutional to punish students and teachers who walked out of school to protest gun violence. Cuomo also thinks some administrators should face scrutiny.
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President Donald Trump
Jasper Colt-USA TODAY
March 15, 2018 - 5:15 pm
Published reports Thursday indicated that President Donald Trump made up a claim about a trade deficit with Canada in a meeting with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, but White House officials said the claim was true.
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White House
Dreamstime
March 15, 2018 - 4:57 pm
WASHINGTON (WCBS 880) -- Sources on Thursday said a shakeup that some are preemptively calling a purge could soon be coming to the White House. CBS News Chief White House Correspondent Major Garrett reported that the purge could take down a chief of staff, a national security adviser, and up to...
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St. Basil's Cathedral, Moscow, Russia
Dreamstime
March 15, 2018 - 4:42 pm
The Trump administration has slapped more sanctions on Russia for its meddling in the 2016 election.
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Larry Kudlow
Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
March 14, 2018 - 2:59 pm
CNBC commentator Larry Kudlow will be President Donald Trump’s next White House economic adviser.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
March 14, 2018 - 1:52 pm
During the trial of his former confidant, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said nothing about the case. But now that Joseph Percoco has been convicted of three corruption charges, the governor has spoken.
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Voting
Dreamstime
March 14, 2018 - 11:03 am
Democrat Conor Lamb claimed victory in the special congressional election in western Pennsylvania, but his Republican opponent Rick Saccone was refusing to concede hours later.
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Chirlane McCray
Photo by Xinhua/Sipa USA
March 13, 2018 - 3:49 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio declared last week that his wife, Chirlane McCray, should be compensated for doing her job as New York City’s first lady.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
Bob Karp/The Record via USA TODAY NETWORK
March 13, 2018 - 3:16 pm
Investments in education and infrastructure, an end to corporate loopholes, and a tax hike on those with incomes of $1 million or more, were among the highlights of a $37.4 billion budget plan that New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced Tuesday.
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