Non-Traditional Democrat Grechen Shirley Taking On Goliath In Rep. King In Long Island House RaceShe was given national exposure when she won the right to spend federal campaign funds on childcare, and then Liuba Grechen Shirley went on to win the Democratic nomination on Long Island.
De Blasio Calls On Congress To Increase Transportation Infrastructure InvestmentMayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday called for an increase in federal investment in transportation, as the Thanksgiving holiday travel period began.
Policy Analyst Jeff Bell Wins GOP Primary To Face Sen. Cory BookerFormer Washington policy analyst Jeff Bell won a tight race Tuesday night for the GOP Senate primary nomination in New Jersey.
Rep. Cantor Visits Bronx Charter School As Debate Over Public Schools ContinuesHouse Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) met with students, parents and teachers at the Bronx Charter School for Excellence on Monday.
Ex-Lawmaker Bruce Blakeman Running For McCarthy's Congressional Seat On LIThe Republican was joined by dozens of supporters, including Rep. Peter King, as he announced his candidacy Thursday in Valley Stream.
Rep. Rush Holt Announces Retirement At End Of TermHolt, 65, ran for the U.S. Senate last year to fill the seat left vacant by Sen. Frank Lautenberg but lost in the primary to Cory Booker.
Weiner, Wife Band Together, Say Latest Sexting Scandal Is Old NewsMayoral candidate and former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner responded apologetically Tuesday, following revelations of another alleged cybersex relationship, but said he is not going anywhere when it comes to the mayoral race.
New York Reps: Congress Must Stop Student Loan Interest From DoublingThree New York members of Congress on Saturday urged their fellow lawmakers to act before student loan interest rates double.
Ex-Giant Harry Carson To Consider Running For Congress Hall of Famer and former New York Giants linebacker Harry Carson says he's considering a run for Congress in New Jersey.