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NJ Lawyers: Ex-Christie Aide's Subpoena Valid

NJ Lawyers: Ex-Christie Aide's Subpoena Valid

Lawyers for a state legislative panel investigating a political payback scandal say a former aide to Republican Gov.... Read »

Mar 10, 2014
Feds: Illegal Donations Went to DC Mayor's Campaign

Feds: Illegal Donations Went to DC Mayor's Campaign

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray's 2010 campaign benefited from more than $668,000 donated illegally by a businessman with... Watch »

Mar 12, 2014
Cuomo Repeats Pre-K Funding Vow

Cuomo Repeats Pre-K Funding Vow

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo promised Monday to fund statewide full-day pre-kindergarten programs as soon as... Read »

Mar 10, 2014
NJ Panel: Christie Aide Should Turn Over Papers

NJ Panel: Christie Aide Should Turn Over Papers

A judge should not allow New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's two-time campaign manager a blanket refusal to comply with... Read »

Mar 7, 2014
Dolan Enters NYC Pre-K Debate

Dolan Enters NYC Pre-K Debate

The fight over universal pre-kindergarten involves two of New York’s biggest politicians: Gov. Andrew Cuomo and... Watch »

Mar 6, 2014
NY Assemblyman Found Guilty of Accepting Bribes

NY Assemblyman Found Guilty of Accepting Bribes

A New York state assemblyman from a family of Brooklyn politicians was convicted Thursday of charges he was... Read »

Mar 7, 2014
Astorino Launches Campaign for Governor in the Bronx

Astorino Launches Campaign for Governor in the Bronx

A top Republican county official from Westchester has launched his campaign for governor by appealing for votes... Read »

Mar 6, 2014
Two More Texas Clinics Close Amid New Abortion Restrictions

Two More Texas Clinics Close Amid New Abortion Restrictions

Two more Texas abortions clinics are closing because of new restrictions placed on the facilities by the... Read »

Mar 6, 2014
NBC4 Poll: Cuomo's Approval Sags, Re-Election Lead Holds

NBC4 Poll: Cuomo's Approval Sags, Re-Election Lead Holds

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s job approval rating has slipped, but he still enjoys a comfortable advantage in his quest for... Watch »

Mar 5, 2014
GOP County Official Announces Run for NY Governor

GOP County Official Announces Run for NY Governor

A top county official from Westchester is officially launching his uphill fight to unseat Democratic Gov. Andrew... Read »

Mar 5, 2014
Christie: Fed Requirements Delaying Sandy Aid

Christie: Fed Requirements Delaying Sandy Aid

Gov. Chris Christie drew applause by bashing the federal flood insurance program at a town hall in a community... Read »

Mar 4, 2014
Surprises, Runoffs Likely in Texas Primary

Surprises, Runoffs Likely in Texas Primary

Gov. Rick Perry isn't on the ballot, but a new member of the Bush dynasty is. Wendy Davis can clinch a feat no woman... Read »

Mar 4, 2014
Trove of Clinton White House Papers Released

Trove of Clinton White House Papers Released

Former President Bill Clinton's aides were concerned early in his presidency about the health care overhaul effort... Read »

Feb 28, 2014
Jerry Brown to Seek Fourth Term as California Governor

Jerry Brown to Seek Fourth Term as California Governor

Gov. Jerry Brown made it official Thursday and announced plans to seek re-election. Brown filed paperwork in Alameda... Read »

Feb 27, 2014
Judge Strikes Down Texas Gay Marriage Ban

Judge Strikes Down Texas Gay Marriage Ban

A federal judge declared Texas' ban on gay marriage unconstitutional Wednesday, but left it in place until an... Watch »

Feb 27, 2014
Christie Pushes Pension Changes at Town Hall

Christie Pushes Pension Changes at Town Hall

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he'll take "more extreme measures" to fix the state's public worker... Read »

Feb 26, 2014
De Blasio: NYC Ready for Pre-K Expansion

De Blasio: NYC Ready for Pre-K Expansion

Despite crowded schools throughout the city, Mayor de Blasio insists he has more than enough classroom space to meet... Watch »

Feb 25, 2014
Assembly Pays for Counsel on Sex Harassment

Assembly Pays for Counsel on Sex Harassment

The state Assembly has entered into two contracts worth $210,000 for an outside counsel to handle sexual harassment... Read »

Feb 25, 2014
Christie's $34.4B Budget Makes Pension Payment

Christie's $34.4B Budget Makes Pension Payment

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is proposing a state budget that does not raise taxes or trim school aid, but offers... Watch »

Feb 25, 2014
California State Senator Accused of Accepting Bribes Surrenders to Federal Authorities

California State Senator Accused of Accepting Bribes Surrenders to...

Embattled California State Sen. Ron Calderon was taken into custody by federal authorities Monday after he was... Watch »

Feb 25, 2014
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