Political Battle Looms As Trump Health Care Bill Heads To The SenateThe bill that passed the House of Representatives last week sparked celebrations among the GOP faithful, but its future is far from certain as it faces the political landmines of the Senate.
Sen. Gillibrand Proposes Legislation To Protect Seniors From Financial ScamsWhether it's a call that you owe the IRS money and the FBI is on the way to collect, or a loved one is in a crisis situation and is in need of money, more than 25 million seniors are scammed out of billions of dollars every year.
Veterans, Politicians Rally Against Iran Deal Outside Of Sen. Gillibrand’s OfficeSupporters of the Iran nuclear deal are on the cusp of clinching the necessary Senate votes to keep the contested agreement alive and hand President Barack Obama.
LI WWII Veteran Awarded Purple Heart Decades After Fierce Battle With GermansA World War II veteran finally has the Purple Heart that he earned in a fierce and legendary battle against the Germans.
NY Civic Leaders Gather To Mark MLK DayThe civil rights battles fought by Martin Luther King Jr. are different from today's problems, and the country must work together to end poverty and gun violence, state leaders said Monday.
Key Test Vote On 9/11 Health Bill Likely WednesdaySenators Gillibrand and Schumer said Saturday that a vote is likely on whether to begin formal debate on a bill that would provide up to $7.4 billion in health care and compensation.
Congress Under Gun Over Unemployment BenefitsUnless Congress acts, extended unemployment benefits will expire at midnight Tuesday for roughly 400,000 New York residents, 275,000 from New Jersey and 58,000 from Connecticut.
NYC Awarded $18.5M Homeland Security GrantNew York City is receiving a multimillion dollar Homeland Security grant to protect the metropolitan area from “dirty bombs” – crudely constructed nuclear explosive devices.
Gillibrand: Fight Just Beginning On 9/11 Health Bill Senator Kirsten Gillibrand joined WCBS 880 to talk about the Senate's block of a vote to repeal "don't ask, don't tell" and slow movement on the 9/11 health bill.