Politics

Chirlane McCray
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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
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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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Rex Tillerson
State Department
March 13, 2018 - 1:58 pm
WASHINGTON (WCBS 880) -- President Donald Trump is replacing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with current Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo. Trump announced the news on Twitter. "Mike Pompeo, Director of the CIA, will become our new Secretary of State. He will do a fantastic job!...
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Joseph Percoco
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March 13, 2018 - 12:01 pm
Jurors in the case against the 48-year-old Percoco resumed deliberating twice after saying they were deadlocked . A judge told them Tuesday they could return a partial verdict.
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Voting
Dreamstime
March 12, 2018 - 6:05 pm
Voters in western Pennsylvania will go to the polls Tuesday for a special election that could be a preview of the 2018 midterms.
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Attorney General Eric Schneiderman
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March 12, 2018 - 11:45 am
The mayor of Mount Vernon has been arrested for allegedly stealing money from his campaign.
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Ed Mangano
Thomas A. Ferrara/Newsday/MCT/Sipa USA
March 12, 2018 - 11:25 am
A jury has been impaneled in the bribery trial for former Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano and his wife, Linda.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Albin Lohr-Jones/Pool
March 11, 2018 - 12:48 pm
New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo lashed out at President Donald Trump this weekend over immigration.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Albin Lohr-Jones/Pool
March 09, 2018 - 1:31 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and former Vice President Al Gore are denouncing the Trump administration's proposal to open up new areas to offshore drilling. During an event Friday in Manhattan, Gore said it makes no sense to drill for more oil and gas in a time when energy from...
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President Donald Trump
Jasper Colt-USA TODAY
March 09, 2018 - 9:31 am
A "dramatic" and surprising change of posture by Kim Jong Un is what led President Donald Trump to accept an invitation to meet face to face with the North Korean leader, according to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
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