Politics

In this March 8, 2019, photo, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., speaks at the Economic Club of Washington in Washington. Pelosi is setting a high bar for impeachment of President Donald Trump, saying he is "just not worth it" even as some on her left flank clamor to start proceedings (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
March 11, 2019 - 7:48 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is setting a high bar for impeachment of President Donald Trump, saying he is "just not worth it" even as some on her left flank clamor to start proceedings. Pelosi said in an interview with The Washington Post that "I'm not for impeachment" of Trump. "...
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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand
Anthony Behar
March 11, 2019 - 6:14 pm
Democratic presidential contender Kirsten Gillibrand is standing by her Senate office's response to a former staffer who resigned over the handling of her sexual harassment claims.
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No parking signs NYPD flag football
David Thom
March 11, 2019 - 4:53 pm
A Manhattan neighborhood was up in arms last week after the NYPD towed residents' cars to hold a football game. And now Mayor Bill de Blasio is laying down the law.
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In this Dec. 17, 2018 photo, the downtown skyline is seen from the top of the Potawatomi Hotel & Casino in Milwaukee. The Democratic National Committee has selected Milwaukee to host the 2020 national convention. (Mike De Sisti/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP)
March 11, 2019 - 2:45 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee will host the 2020 Democratic National Convention, party leaders announced Monday, selecting a battleground state that unexpectedly helped deliver Donald Trump to the White House as the site of a presidential nomination that could oust him. Democratic National Committee...
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Nancy Pelosi
Xinhua/Sipa USA
March 08, 2019 - 5:50 pm
The Democrat-controlled House voted Friday morning to pass a wide-ranging bill that’s being called the “For the People Bill.”
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Ed Mangano
Mike Stobe/Getty Images
March 08, 2019 - 3:42 pm
Former Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano was found guilty of corruption and his wife, Linda, was also convicted in Central Islip on Friday.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
March 08, 2019 - 1:29 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio, who continues to weigh a possible White House bid, is heading to South Carolina to meet with the former chairman of the Democratic National Committee.
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Paul Manafort
Patrick T. Fallon/Zuma Press/TNS/Sipa USA
March 07, 2019 - 8:05 pm
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been sentenced to 47 months in prison for tax and bank fraud.
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Michael Cohen
Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY
March 07, 2019 - 1:08 pm
President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen has filed a lawsuit against his former employer, according to Bloomberg.
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Eliot Engel
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March 06, 2019 - 3:16 pm
Several House committee chairmen are asking for documents related to President Donald Trump's conversations with Russian President Vladimir Putin and among them is Democratic congressman Eliot Engel, who represents parts of the Bronx and Westchester and chairs the House Foreign Affairs Committee.
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