Lawmakers Fight Back Against FEMA's Request For Sandy Victims To Pay Back FundsReps. Rice and Meeks are sponsoring legislation to allow FEMA to forgive debts owed by storm victims
Netanyahu Iran Speech In March Has Some New York Congressmen Seeing RedThere has been heated disagreement among some New York congressmen over whether to boycott Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's controversial address in Washington next month.
Senate Panel Approves Plan To Strike SyriaThe United States moved one step closer to launching military action against Syria on Wednesday.
Attorney General Holder Calls Martin Killing An 'Unnecessary Shooting'In his first comments since the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the Martin case, the attorney general said that Martin's parents have suffered a pain that no parent should have to endure.
New York Reps: Congress Must Stop Student Loan Interest From DoublingThree New York members of Congress on Saturday urged their fellow lawmakers to act before student loan interest rates double.
President Obama Approves Measure Allowing Natural Gas Pipeline Through Rockaways, BrooklynThe three-mile pipeline would run from the Atlantic Ocean beneath Jacob Riis Park in the Rockaways and under Jamaica Bay to Brooklyn's Floyd Bennett Field.