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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...

Vote-by-mail with absentee ballots to be allowed for NY primary in...

New York state voters will have an expanded option to use an absentee ballot to vote in the June 23 primary instead of having...

COVID-19 LATEST: Cuomo decries federal shortchanging; employers to provide masks for...

Fast Facts: The governor will be signing two executive orders today. One will direct employers to provide essential workers with cloth or surgical face...

COVID-19 UPDATE: NY develops test that might expedite return to ‘normal’

Fast Facts: The governor reaffirmed today that social distancing is working, “we just have to stay with it” The governor said the state needs...

‘Financial calamity’: Metro-North ridership plummets 90%; MTA asks feds for $4...

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA), which operates Metro-North Railroad, the Long Island Rail Road and the New York City buses and subways is looking...

U.S. Rep. Nita Lowey to retire; won’t seek re-election

Democratic Congresswoman Nita M. Lowey of Harrison who is in her 16th term announced Oct. 10 that she will not seek re-election in 2020....

U.S. Rep. Jim Himes calls for Trump impeachment inquiry

In December 2016, Himes called on the Electoral College to void Trump's victory and prevent him from becoming president.

U.S. Sen. Murphy reintroduces HALOS Act for investors in startups

"We should be doing everything we can to support small businesses and entrepreneurs," Murphy said.