Mario Cuomo's Wake Held In ManhattanNew York said farewell to the state's former three-term governor, Mario Cuomo, at his Manhattan wake on Monday.
Pelosi Becomes Latest To Back Rep. Charles Rangel For ReelectionHouse Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) endorsed Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) on Monday, joining a long line of party leaders backing the 22-term congressman.
Weiner Admits To Additional Sexting Partners Following Resignation From Congress"I don't believe I had any more than three," said Weiner. “People might want names and serial numbers and dates and texts, but someone else will have to provide it for you because I'm not going to do it. I'm not going to comment on the specifics of these things."
Bloomberg, Booker Behind Effort To Ban Using Food Stamps For Sugary DrinksThe mayors of New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and 15 other cities sent a letter to congressional leaders saying it's "time to test and evaluate approaches limiting'' the use of the subsidies for sugar-laden beverages, in the interest of fighting obesity and related diseases.
Boehner Goes From Pin Cushion To Once Again House Speaker In A DayJust 24 hours after he was reviled by his colleagues in Congress for delaying a vote on Hurricane Sandy relief, John Boehner was re-elected Speaker of the House on Thursday.
President Obama Locks Power Players In A Room, Orders 'Fiscal Cliff' DealThe clock is ticking in Washington. Lawmakers are running out of time to avert the “fiscal cliff.”
Rep. Peter King Speaks Out On Debt Ceiling TalksRepublican Rep. Peter King of Long Island says if President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner don't come back together to get a deal to raise the debt ceiling, then, in his words the House will reach its own agreement with the Senate.