New York Lawmakers Call For Funding For Youth Violence Reduction ProgramSen. Chuck Schumer, Congressman Jamaal Bowman and Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are urging their fellow lawmakers to provide nearly $400,000 to the program, which was started by Jacobi Hospital in 2014.
Video Shows Marjorie Taylor Greene Taunting New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez At Capitol Office In 2019The release of the since-deleted video came the same week that Greene followed Ocasio-Cortez off the House floor, shouting that the Democrat supported “terrorists,” as first reported by The Washington Post.
Brendan Hunt, Accused Of Threatening To Kill Members Of Congress, Testifies His Posts Were Just 'Online Blather'He testified that often posting what he calls "controversial content and clickbait."
AOC Staffer Daniel Bonthius Takes Stand At Trial Of Brendan Hunt, Accused Of Threatening To Kill Members Of CongressWere they just online rants or legitimate threats? That's what a jury is trying to decide as the trial of Brendan Hunt from Queens resumed Monday.
Cuomo Says He Will Not Resign As Sens. Schumer, Gillibrand, Reps. Nadler, Ocasio-Cortez And More Call For Him To Step Down"I did not do what has been alleged, period," he said. "Let the review proceed. I am not going to resign." The governor also said politicians calling for him to step down without "the facts" were being "reckless and dangerous."
How New Yorkers Can Help Those In Need During Texas' Winter Weather EmergencySome New Yorkers seeing the videos and pictures of the disaster in Texas feel helpless, but there are ways you can help.
Sen. Schumer And Rep. Ocasio-Cortez: FEMA To Reimburse COVID Funeral Costs To Families With Financial NeedSen. Chuck Schumer and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are spreading the word to help families who lost loved ones to the coronavirus.
In Recounting Of Capitol Riots, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Reveals She Is A Sexual Assault SurvivorThe remembered terror of the day made Ocasio-Cortez get emotional as she spoke during an Instagram live video,
Capitol Riot: Texas Man Charged In Riot Accused Of Threatening To 'Assassinate' Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-CortezThe FBI says 34-year-old Garret Miller, of Texas, tweeted, "Assassinate AOC."
New Program By Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Offers Homework Help For Parents, Students Struggling With Remote LearningAs a way to bridge the widening education gap, organizers have paired up 120 students with volunteer tutors for free weekly homework support.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Launches Effort To Increase Census Participation In Queens, The BronxShe says New York City has only about a 50% return rate on Census forms and that could have big consequences.
$2 Billion LaGuardia AirTrain Project Plans Cause Controversy Amid COVID-19 CrisisThe Port Authority is asking the federal government for $2 billion to build an AirTrain that will connect Midtown NYC to La Guardia Airport.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Blasts Ted Yoho Over Confrontation: 'That Is Not Acceptable'“This issue is not about one incident. It is cultural,” said Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. She called it a culture “of accepting a violence and violent language against women, an entire structure of power that supports that.”
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Rejects GOP Colleague's Apology In Verbal Spat: 'Yoho Is Refusing Responsibility'In a series of tweets, Ocasio-Cortez rejected Yoho's remarks, saying he hadn't mentioned her name or specified what he was apologizing for.
Pundit: Likely Results Of Primaries Indicate New York Congressional Delegation Moving In A New DirectionThe final tally for New York's Congressional primaries may not be known for weeks, but one thing is certain: there will be a sea change in the delegation's priorities.