News & Politics

Senator Chuck Schumer outside the Capitol building on September 22, 2020.
Filibusters, additional states and impeachment proposed as possible efforts.
Protestors stand in clouds of chemical irritants deployed by the Rochester police.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
According to a new Siena College poll democrats and republicans have been spending their quarantine differently.
Democrats and Republicans differ on how they’re using their time at home.
Donald Trump on the fourth day of the Republican National Convention.
Republican speakers blamed Mayor Bill de Blasio for the recent uptick in violence and the city’s general unrest.
Vice-presidential candidate Geraldine Ferraro [right] with presidential candidate Walter Mondale.
Democrats’ last female VP pick was from Queens and she gets a bad rap from political insiders.
Small businesses owned by people of color and women have struggled the most during COVID-19.
Many small businesses may not be able to survive another six months.
Donald Trump returns to the White House on July 29, 2020.
The president claimed recent failures show absentee ballots are an ineffective and “fraudulent” way to conduct elections.
Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr.
President Donald Trump’s lawyers ask a federal judge to bar Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance from acquiring his taxes.
New York City Council Member Ritchie Torres wants be the first member of both the Congressional Black Caucus and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, if elected to Congress.
Why Ritchie Torres wants to be the first member of both the Congressional Black Caucus and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus.
Donald Trump on July 22nd.
A drawn-out legal battle could create confusion for officials and undocumented residents.
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