Campaign 2020: Political Newcomer Jamaal Bowman Defeats 16-Term Rep. Eliot EngelBowman campaigned on the message that Engel, the 73-year-old chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, had lost touch with his economically and racially diverse district.
Democratic Congressional Primary Race Heats Up Between Eliot Engel, Jamaal BowmanMany say the race represents an ongoing family feud inside the Democratic primary.
Democratic Rep. Engel Hopes For Common Ground With TrumpA Democratic congressman representing the Bronx and Westchester County is heading back to Washington to face a dramatically changed political landscape.
Convicted Spy Pollard Checks In With Feds In NYC Following Release From Prison After 30 YearsConvicted spy Jonathan Pollard checked in at a federal probation office in New York City Friday following his release from prison in North Carolina.
Federal Bills By New York Lawmakers Aim To Crack Down On 'Swatting'Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., announced Monday that he is submitting legislation to create stiffer penalties for swatting.
Officials Meet To Discuss Skipped Mail Deliveries In The Bronx What began as complaints about missed mail deliveries in a few Bronx apartment buildings has now blossomed into a large issue affecting an entire ZIP code.
Senate Panel Approves Plan To Strike SyriaThe United States moved one step closer to launching military action against Syria on Wednesday.
Furious & Fuming: Christie Blames House GOP, Boehner For Politicizing Sandy Aid Several lawmakers from New York and New Jersey said House Speaker John Boehner's decision to abandon a vote this session would be a crushing blow to states ravaged by the devastating storm.
Obama Set To Take The High Road Under DNC SpotlightDemocrats are getting ready for the main event. President Barack Obama will take center stage on Thursday night to lay out his vision of the future
Rep. Eliot Engel Calls On President Obama To Invoke 14th Amendment To Raise Debt CeilingUS Representative Eliot Engel says compromise over the debt ceiling may not be achievable and says the president should act unilaterally.
New York Lawmaker Wants Greater Fuel Choice For CarsSaying consumers can't keep paying what they have been paying at the pump, Rep. Eliot Engel was pushing a bill that would establish an open fuel standard.