Politics

Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the Biden Courage Awards, Tuesday, March 26, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
March 27, 2019 - 3:42 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden says he regrets he didn't give Anita Hill "the hearing she deserved" when she shared her story of sexual harassment in the Senate confirmation hearings for Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas three decades ago. Biden, who chaired the Senate...
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Hannah Gaber, USAT
March 26, 2019 - 4:23 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans are forcing a vote on the Green New Deal as they seek to turn the Democrats' comprehensive climate change proposal into a wedge issue in the 2020 elections. Democrats called the GOP's move a "sham" and said it carries its own political risk by mocking an issue...
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Rep. Jerry Nadler
Jack Gruber-USA TODAY NETWORK
March 25, 2019 - 2:17 pm
The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says they will work to “unpack the other side of the story” of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe.
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New York State capitol building
Dreamstime
March 25, 2019 - 1:05 pm
Lawmakers have until April 1 to decide on important issues in the state, including congestion pricing, millionaire’s tax and an additional tax on part-time New Yorkers.
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Kirsten Gillibrand
Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
March 25, 2019 - 11:24 am
A record number of female Congressional candidates last year has made way for a record number of female presidential candidates this year.
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Kirsten Gillibrand
WCBS 880
March 24, 2019 - 6:44 pm
Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand on Sunday called President Donald Trump a "coward" who "punches down" and says that he is "tearing apart the moral fabric of our country."
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Pelosi Schumer
AP Photo/Alex Brandon
March 24, 2019 - 6:23 pm
Top Democrats Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer say Attorney General William Barr is "not a neutral observer" and they urge full release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report.
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Getty Images
March 23, 2019 - 4:52 pm
The future looks bright for new couple Cory Booker and Rosario Dawson. On Friday, the New Jersey senator and democratic presidential hopeful couldn’t stop gushing about his new girlfriend and revealed he thinks she would make an “incredible” First Lady . While making his way to his car in NYC,...
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Mueller protest
Carucha L. Meuse/The Journal News
March 23, 2019 - 1:54 pm
Now that special counsel Robert Mueller report has been completed, some of the attention will shift to the question of impeachment. In the meantime, it’s still unclear what exactly Congress will learn, but the implications are big.
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Robert Mueller
Alex Wong/Pool/Sipa USA
March 22, 2019 - 6:20 pm
Special counsel Robert Mueller has delivered his report to the attorney general, Justice Department said Friday.
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