House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., gives Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., an elbow bump as Schumer leaves following a meeting at the Capitol with White House chief of staff Mark Meadows and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on a COVID-19 relief bill, Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
AP News
August 01, 2020 - 1:46 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers participating in rare weekend talks on a huge coronavirus relief measure reported progress on Saturday, as political pressure mounts to restore a newly expired $600-per-week supplemental unemployment benefit and send funding to help schools reopen. “This was the longest...
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Steve Burns
July 25, 2020 - 5:15 pm
This weekend could represent a turning point for millions of Americans as the federal eviction moratorium and federal unemployment benefits both come to an end.
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July 06, 2020 - 12:44 pm
United States Senator Cory Booker talked with KYW Newsradio’s Brandon Brooks about some of the issues on the minds of many voters, including police reform.
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Johnny Lopez
May 15, 2020 - 9:46 pm
On Friday, the House of Representatives passed a second coronavirus relief bill. The HEROES Act, worth $3 trillion in aid, passed by a vote of 208 - 199.
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Mike Krauser
April 18, 2020 - 2:14 pm
Small business owners across the country are furious that big businesses are the beneficiaries of the $350 billion Paycheck Protection Program, which ran out of money this week. Read more now.
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KNX 1070
March 18, 2020 - 7:37 pm
Florida Republican Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart is the first member of Congress to test positive for coronavirus. He posted about the state of his health on Twitter.
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Mack Rosenberg
March 01, 2020 - 5:03 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer wants to make sure a coronavirus vaccine would be available to senior citizens, so he’s insisting a spending bill in Congress makes sure Medicare covers the costs of it.
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Rich Lamb
January 17, 2020 - 5:54 pm
A New York City Congressman has introduced new legislation that could offer major relief to taxi drivers.
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Erica Brosnan
October 16, 2019 - 6:19 pm
Chelsea Clinton on Wednesday nixed any rumors that she might run for the New York congressional seat that will be vacant after Rep. Nina Lowey’s retirement.
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Abbie Bennett
August 05, 2019 - 4:00 am
( Connecting Vets ) - Last year, the Department of Veterans Affairs spent $4.8 billion using charge cards. A VA watchdog agency found that millions of that money could have been spent illegally or improperly, including a surge in year-end spending that indicates potential waste. Every year, the VA'...
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