Congressman King Urges President Trump, Feds To Help Fund Gateway ProjectKing used Thursday’s St. Patrick’s Day luncheon at the Capitol to lobby the president. Trump has signaled he will veto a government spending bill if it includes money for the project, which would build a new rail tunnel under the Hudson River.
Long Island Democrats Eye Congressional Seats Held By Republicans King, ZeldinElection Day is 10 months away, but local Democrats are already lining up to try to take back Congress. On Long Island, two Republican seats are considered at-risk, with a large field of challengers.
Long Island Lawmakers Warn GOP Tax Plan Would Be 'Punch In The Gut'Politicians from both sides of the aisle stood together Tuesday, urging their colleagues to slow the process and consider the ways they’re hurting the northeast.
Lawmakers Warn Tax Reform Will Be ‘Horrendous’ For Long Island ResidentsA day after the House passed its version of tax reform, members of Congress were back home urging the public to get involved in the fight as it heads to the Senate.
Rep. Peter King Among Republicans Calling For Congress To Ban So-Called 'Bump Stocks'Congressman Peter King (R-N.Y.) says he plans to co-sponsor a bill banning “bump stocks,” like the ones the Las Vegas gunman used.
Sen. John McCain Says He Will Vote 'No' On GOP Health Care BillSen. John McCain says he won't vote for the Republican bill repealing the Obama health care law.
King: 'I Won't Abandon Texas The Way Ted Cruz Did New York'As the extent of damage following Hurricane Harvey continues to grow, some New York and New Jersey lawmakers are voicing quick support behind a future recovery package for Texas despite some senators from there trying to deny Tri-State relief funds after Superstorm Sandy.
Local Democrats, Republicans Weigh In On Steve Bannon's DepartureBannon took over the Trump campaign a year ago and went on to be the White House chief strategist, while quickly becoming the center of controversy.
‘They Shouldn’t Be Here:’ Trump Vows To Eradicate MS-13 Gang On Long IslandPresident Donald Trump is promising his administration will "dismantle, decimate and eradicate" MS-13 and other violent street gangs.
President Donald Trump Coming To Long Island To Talk About MS-13President Donald Trump will visit Suffolk County on Friday to talk about the MS-13 street gang, Congressman Peter King said.
Rep. Peter King Holds Hearing On Gang Violence In Central IslipThe hearing is being held at the federal courthouse in Central Islip and will focus on shutting down the MS-13 pipe line.
Arrest Made In LaGuardia Airport Security BreachSurveillance video shows a guard looking on as a man enters the secure area of terminal B through an exit.