Local politicians

Sen. Bob Menendez
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Peter Haskell
February 24, 2020 - 5:16 pm
As we head toward Super Tuesday, the Democratic primary is heating up and some are worries about the impact of divisions within the party.
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Sen. Richard Blumenthal
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Sean Adams
February 18, 2020 - 2:19 pm
A Connecticut lawmaker is leading the charge against a Trump administration budget proposal that would slash federal funding for local museums and libraries.
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De Blasio State of the City
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
February 06, 2020 - 6:22 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio outlines five areas where he believes New York City needs to improve during his seventh State of the City speech Thursday afternoon.
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Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb
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January 03, 2020 - 7:00 pm
New York State Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb on Friday resigned from his leadership position following his arrest on New Year's Eve for driving while intoxicated.
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Paul Manafort
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Associated Press
December 17, 2019 - 5:29 pm
Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort has been hospitalized during his federal prison sentence.
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Michael Bloomberg
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Associated Press
December 05, 2019 - 5:41 pm
Democratic presidential contender Michael Bloomberg unveiled a gun control policy on Thursday just steps from the site of one of Colorado’s worst mass shootings, calling for a ban on all assault weapons, mandatory permits for gun purchasers and a new position in the White House to coordinate gun...
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Rep. Carolyn Maloney
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Steve Burns
November 22, 2019 - 4:10 pm
New York Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney is settling in to her new role as Chair of the powerful House Oversight Committee.
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Michael Bloomberg
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Erica Brosnan
November 07, 2019 - 5:59 pm
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is reportedly preparing to enter the Democratic presidential primary.
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Donald Trump and Bill de Blasio
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 24, 2019 - 5:19 pm
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says President Donald Trump would be arrested if he shot someone on Fifth Avenue.
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Rep. Carolyn Maloney
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 17, 2019 - 2:33 pm
New York Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney will take over as the acting chair of the House Oversight and Reform Committee following the death of Rep. Elijah Cummings.
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