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NY business groups want assault weapons ban; Hochul signs new gun...

Just hours before New York Gov. Kathy Hochul signed into law a package of 10 bills that tightened the state’s gun regulations, and while...

Ulster County Executive Ryan mulls bid for Delgado’s congressional seat

State Senator Michelle Hinchey is also reportedly considering a bid.

Blumenthal: Zelenskyy call was intensely emotional

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat from Connecticut, says there is strong Republican support on Capitol Hill for Ukraine and against Russian President Vladimir...

NY, CT and others ask Supreme Court to kill SALT

The lawsuit filed by the states and rejected by a lower court argued that the SALT cap was a politically motivated bid by the former federal administration to interfere with the policy choices of predominantly Democratic states.

Trump’s name trumped by White Plains condo owners

It was a big deal when Donald Trump and some of his minions from the TV show “The Apprentice” came to White Plains to...

IRS must turn over Trump tax returns to Congress; could make...

The House Ways and Means Committee could in theory enter the tax returns in its public records or arrange for the information to be brought to the House floor where it could be made public.

Federal aid for Metro-North, MTA, urged at Bronxville event

Ridership on Metro-North is still only about 25% of what it was before the pandemic hit, while the number of trains is about 63% of the pre-pandemic schedule.

NY, CT attorneys general winners in census lawsuit

The attorneys general of New York and Connecticut were among those from 21 states, along with 10 cities, six counties and the U.S. Conference...

Connecticut’s rainy day fund hits new $3.03B peak

Lembo also projected Connecticut is heading into Fiscal Year 2021 with a $2.1 billion deficit.

U.S. Sen. Murphy cites Trump for U.S. Covid-19 deaths, absolving Congress...

Murphy insisted the Democratic leadership on Capitol Hill lack the authority to act.

Judge blocks Trump administration rule to undercut employee paid leave

A judge in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York has thrown out most of a rule issued by the...

Service workers union holds New Rochelle rally for racial and economic...

Members of 32BJ SEIU (Service Employees International Union) participated in a caravan of about 25 vehicles from the Ursaline School on North Avenue in...

Connecticut GOP names challengers for Fairfield County congressional seats

Connecticut has not had a Republican in the House of Representatives since 2009.

Federal Reserve chairman warns of possible long recession

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell warns that the COVID-19 pandemic could result in a long-term recession and urges additional action by Congress and the White House to prevent it.

M&T Bank gets ready for the next SBA round

Both the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives lost little time in the past couple of weeks crafting another coronavirus relief bill, this one...