Rep. Nita Lowey

Rep. King Calls On Republicans To Pass Homeland Security BillCongress has until Friday to pass a $40 billion spending bill for the Department of Homeland Security or it will shut down.
Report: Tarrytown In No Rush On Zoning Changes For New Tappan Zee BridgeConstruction of a new Tappan Zee Bridge will likely require some zoning changes in Tarrytown, but officials say they will not rush to pass them.
Rep. Lowey Warns Of Loss Of Jobs, Medical Research Due To SequesterLowey said NIH grants to Westchester and Rockland total $96 million over three years.
Officials React To Mass School Shooting In Newtown, ConnecticutOfficials from Connecticut and beyond are expressing their shock and horror.
Feds Sign Off On Environmental Review Of New Tappan Zee BridgeThe federal government has signed off on the environmental review of the plan for the Tappan Zee Bridge, even though some details, including funding, are still fuzzy.
Rep. Steve Israel Wants Munich Victims Honored At London OlympicsSome members of Congress, including several from New York, want the International Olympic Committee to honor the Israeli athletes and coaches who were killed at the Munich games in 1972.
President Obama Greenlights Speeding Up New Tappan Zee Bridge ProjectThe White House says New York desperately needs a new bridge. President Barack Obama issued an executive order Tuesday clearing the way for a long-awaited Tappan Zee Bridge replacement.
Northern Suburbs Continue To Clean Up After Hurricane IreneFrom Westchester County to Dutchess County and beyond, New York City's northern suburbs are still cleaning up from the torrential rains of Hurricane Irene.
NRC Chief, NY Congress Members Tour Indian Point Nuke PlantNuclear Regulatory Commission chairman Gregory Jaczko called his tour of Indian Point "very good."
9/11 Survivors Wanting Benefits Must Be Checked Against Terror Watch ListFirst responder John Feal, who was injured at ground zero, said it's like a slap in the face -- a letter going out to 9/11 survivors, warning them about a provision in the Zadroga bill.
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