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Maloney Praises Swift City Response to Weekend Explosion in Chelsea

Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney praised the quick work of elected officials and city agencies following an explosion in the Chelsea neighborhood on Saturday night that injured 29 people.  694 more words

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NYC Mayor: Time for Paul Ryan, Mitch McConnell to ‘Step Up’ and Push Congress on Zika

Mayor Bill de Blasio has a blunt message for House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: Do your job and “step up”—put pressure on Congress to authorize $1.9 billion in emergency funding to combat the Zika virus.  602 more words

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De Blasio, Others Call On Congress To Pass Emergency Zika Funding

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Bill de Blasio and Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney are calling on Congress to pass emergency funding to help fight Zika. 755 more words


Ivanka Trump Wins Reform Party Nomination

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According to the New York City Board of Elections, businesswoman Ivanka Trump, daughter of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, won the Reform Party’s primary election for U.S. 148 more words


Local Lawmakers Call For Congressional Action On Gun Safety Laws

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Several state and city politicians are calling on Congress to pass gun safety reforms.

Democrat Reps. Carolyn Maloney, Nydia Velazquez and Hakeem Jeffries and Jerry Nadler were joined by local representatives on the steps of City Hall Friday to demand action on gun control, WCBS 880’s Rich Lamb reported. 212 more words


After Successful Senate Filibuster, NYC Congress Members Demand House Vote on Guns

Days after a 15-hour Democratic filibuster ended with an agreement to vote on two gun control measures, a group of New York City Congress members called on Speaker Paul Ryan to let the same legislation come to the floor of the House of Representatives. 691 more words

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An 'A' for Effort: Congresswoman Gives High Marks to Long-Delayed Second Avenue Subway Project

New Yorkers who’ve waited decades for a subway line on Second Avenue may not agree, but the long-running and nearly completed project is getting high marks from a Congresswoman who was vital in securing federal funds to build the line. 382 more words

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