politics

Rep. Carolyn Maloney
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 20, 2019 - 7:39 pm
House Democrats voted Wednesday to elect New York Rep. Carolyn Maloney as the new permanent chair of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
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Trish Bergin Weichbrodt
Islip Town Republican Committee
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November 14, 2019 - 6:26 pm
The list of potential candidates continues to grow for Long Island Congressman Peter King’s seat in the House, just days after he announced he would not seek re-election.
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Trump and Erdogan
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November 12, 2019 - 1:24 pm
President Donald Trump will reportedly confront Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan about his decision to buy a Russian air defense system when they meet this week at the White House.
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Donald Trump and Michael Bloomberg
Getty Images / Jamie Squire; Craig Barritt
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November 08, 2019 - 5:42 pm
President Donald Trump on Friday welcomed the possibility of former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg entering the 2020 presidential race, saying “There is nobody” he’d “rather run against.”
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Twitter
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October 30, 2019 - 4:29 pm
Twitter is banning all political advertising from its service, saying social media companies give advertisers an unfair advantage in proliferating highly targeted, misleading messages.
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Pelosi and Trump
Getty Images / Chip Somodevilla; Zach Gibson
WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 16, 2019 - 7:28 pm
President Donald Trump and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi spent the better part of Wednesday butting heads again.
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Rudy Giuliani
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File
Associated Press
October 16, 2019 - 6:27 pm
A Florida man wanted in a campaign finance case involving associates of Rudy Giuliani is in federal custody.
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President Donald Trump
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 16, 2019 - 5:32 pm
Washing his hands of America's presence in Syria, President Donald Trump declared Wednesday the U.S. has no stake in supporting the Kurdish fighters who died by the thousands as U.S. partners against Islamic State extremists.
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Judge Judy Sheindlin
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Erica Brosnan
October 16, 2019 - 3:07 pm
Judith Sheindlin, known as TV’s “Judge Judy,” believes a Michael Bloomberg presidency is the way to bring the nation back together again and has thrown her support behind his potential run for the White House.
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Kevin McAleenan
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October 11, 2019 - 8:01 pm
President Donald Trump on Friday announced Kevin McAleenan, the acting secretary of homeland security since April and the fourth person to serve in the post, would be stepping down from his post.
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