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HV hospitals to receive $96.6M in new federal funds

A number of Hudson Valley hospitals that are part of a so-called "safety net" that provides health care to patients regardless of whether they...

Westchester Airport, Bee-Line buses to receive $53.7M in federal funds

The federal government will be sending almost $54 million in transportation funds to Westchester, according to U.S. Sens. Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand. In a...

Sen. Gillibrand pulls plug on presidential bid

The senator was one of six women seeking the 2020 Democratic Party nomination for president.

New York brownfield cleanup program to receive $570K in EPA funding

The brownfield program provides funding to help private property owners and developers clean up and rebuild contaminated sites.

HRHCare receives $8 million grant for care of vulnerable, uninsured patients

The grant will support primary, preventative, behavioral and oral health care, along with services such as counseling and language translation.

Sens. Blumenthal and Gillibrand urge Trump not to expand offshore drilling

“Allowing drilling anywhere on the East or West Coasts would threaten key economic drivers for these states such as fishing and tourism with the risk of an oil spill. Offshore oil spills don’t respect state boundaries and a spill off the coast of one state could easily affect another,” the senators wrote.

New bill introduced to preserve funding for Long Island Sound programs

Connecticut and New York legislators seek to fend off Trump budget cuts to water quality and shore restoration endeavors.

Yonkers eyes Manufacturing Communities status with alpha-En opening

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand visited alpha-En's new facility to discuss a bill that could help manufacturing communities get their hands on millions in federal funds.

Orange County Airport gets $6.8 million in federal funding

Orange County Airport will receive $6,866,280 in federal funding to build a new runway and taxiway and mitigate pollution.  The funds, granted through the Airport Improvement Program and...

Schumer, Gillibrand call for pause on Algonquin pipeline construction

Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand want federal regulators to suspend construction on a natural gas pipeline that will run through the Hudson Valley and Connecticut.

Gillibrand calls for bipartisan cooperation on economy

“No silver bullet” but there are bipartisan proposals that could boost the economy immediately, U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand says.