Advocates Say Health Care Funding For 9/11 Survivors Could Run Out By 2025 Unless Congress Passes CorrectionTheir main focus is to fix a funding shortfall in the World Trade Center Health Program.
Battery Park Community Calls Decision To Postpone Essential Worker Monument, Create New Committee A 'Victory'There is an agreement that has been reached after controversy over Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plans to build a monument honoring COVID-19 essential workers.
New York Reps. Nadler, Jones Part Of Group Introducing Legislation To Expand US Supreme Court To 13 JusticesHouse Democrats, including members of New York's delegation, introduced a bill to add justices to the U.S. Supreme Court.
New York Rep. Jerry Nadler, AG William Barr Clash On Capitol Hill Over Unrest In Portland, Across CountrySome Democrats on the committee have filed articles of impeachment to remove Barr from office. Nadler has called that a "waste of time" given Republican control of the Senate.
Impeachment Trial: Democrats Resume Opening Arguments Against President TrumpSenators reconvened in the Capitol for the third day of President Trump's impeachment trial, with House Democrats resuming arguments for why the president should be removed from office for abusing his power and obstructing Congress.
NY Rep. Jerry Nadler To Call For Historic Committee Vote On Legalizing Marijuana NationwideNadler predicts his bill will pass the judiciary committee with some Republican votes.
Ocasio-Cortez of NY, Watson Coleman of NJ Vote Against Resolution Opposing Boycott Movement Against IsraelThe House of Representatives voted this week to approve a non-binding resolution that opposes the boycott movement against Israel.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Sparks Criticism Over 'Concentration Camps' RemarkThe post by Ocasio-Cortez likening the Mexican border crisis to concentration camps triggered an avalanche of criticism on both sides of the political aisle.
Committee Passes Bill To Extend 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund, Heads To HouseThe heroes and survivors of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks are one step closer to getting life-long medical support.
Rep. Jerry Nadler Has Medical Episode During De Blasio News ConferenceNadler is the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee.
NY Lawmaker: Getting Rid Of Obamacare 'A Death Sentence'Members of New York's congressional delegation held a rally Saturday at Gouverneur Hospital in Manhattan to implore House Republicans not to scrap Obamacare.
House Sets Sandy Aid Vote After Harsh Criticism From Area LawmakersRep. Peter King said House Speaker John Boehner agreed to schedule a vote Friday on $9 billion for the national flood insurance program and another vote Jan. 15 for a remaining $51 billion in the package.
Compromise Could Lead To 9/11 Bill PassageSupporters were finally confident that the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act will be approved before the lame duck session ends.