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Obama Press Conference On Iraq, Ferguson (CBS 2)

Obama Visit Friday Will Snag Flights At Westchester County Airport

When many New Yorkers are heading out of town for Labor Day weekend, President Barack Obama is heading not to the city, but to Westchester County for a pair of events.

08/28/2014

The Barclays Center (credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Continues Its 2016 Democratic Convention Pitch

Brooklyn is once again pulling out all the stops Tuesday for members of the Democratic National Committee in hopes of bringing the 2016 convention to the Barclays Center.

08/12/2014

President Barack Obama shops for clothing for his family alongside store employee Susan Panariello (R) during a visit to a Gap clothing store in New York City, March 11, 2014, to highlight his proposal to raise the federal minimum wage. (Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Stops At Midtown Gap During NYC Visit

Obama made a trip to an outpost of the Gap in Midtown East, and made a political point in doing so. He came to buy some sweaters for his daughters, athletic wear for his wife and to make a pitch for the minimum wage.

03/11/2014

Gov. Chris Christie holds press conference on GWB lane closure scandal, Jan. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Christie Stunned By ‘Abject Stupidity,’ Fires Aide For GWB Traffic Jams

Deputy chief of staff Bridget Anne Kelly’s employment was terminated Thursday morning effective immediately, Gov. Chris Christie said.

01/09/2014

New York City Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio speaks as Bill Bratton, who he named to lead the NYPD, listens, Dec. 5, 2013. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

De Blasio Appoints Goldman Sachs Exec As Deputy Mayor Of Housing And Economic Development

Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio announced the appointment of Goldman Sachs executive Alicia Glen as the administration’s deputy mayor of housing and economic development.

12/23/2013

Gov. Chris Christie

Democrats Target Christie In Two New Ads

The Democratic National Committee and American Bridge for the 21st Century released ads Thursday attacking the GOP governor and possible 2016 candidate.

12/05/2013

President Barack Obama boards Air Force One prior to departure from Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, May 13, 2013. Obama is traveling to New York City to attend Democratic fundraisers. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Attends Democratic Fundraisers In New York City

Democratic officials said Obama has committed to at least 20 fundraisers in and out of Washington ahead of the 2014 elections.

05/13/2013

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Conn. Official Wants Protest Of North Carolina Same-Sex Marriage Vote

Connecticut’s comptroller Kevin Lembo is questioning whether Democrats are tacitly accepting the state’s vote by having their convention in Charlotte, N.C.

05/09/2012

Linda McMahon announces her candidacy for U.S. Senate - Southington, CT - Sep 21, 2011 (credit: AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

Republican Strategist: Linda McMahon Stronger This Time Around

Republican strategist Chris Healy says last year, Linda McMahon faced off against a tough candidate in Democratic state Attorney General Richard Blumenthal.

09/21/2011

Former New Jersey Gov. Dick Codey is interviewed by Wayne Cabot - New York, NY - Aug 4, 2011 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Former New Jersey Gov. Dick Codey Talks Corruption, Presidential Politics, And More

Codey, never shy to speak his mind, didn’t disappoint when he stopped by WCBS Newsradio 880’s studios and spoke at length with afternoon drive anchor Wayne Cabot.

08/04/2011

President Barack Obama speaks during a Democratic National Committee event at the Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers, Thursday, June 23, 2011, in New York. (credit: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

President Obama Speaks At LGBT Fundraiser As NY Weighs Same-Sex Marriage

Saying he believed the Defense of Marriage Act was “wrong” and “unfair,” the President added his voice to the debate still raging in Albany over a bill allowing same-sex marriage.

06/23/2011

Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy - File / AP Photo/Mike Groll

Who Will Run For Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy’s Job?

The Democrats have been preparing for this campaign for a while, but it’s a fairly open field for the Republicans.

03/25/2011

Health care

New Yorkers All Over The Map On Repealing ‘Obamacare’

Just about everyone has something positive and negative to say about “Obamacare.” House Republican leaders are looking to repeal the health care law, but find themselves evenly matched by Democrats.

01/18/2011

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Pres. Obama To Attend Fundraiser In N.J.

President Barack Obama is scheduled to visit New Jersey.

09/16/2010