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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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
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