Live Updates: Capitol Secured After Assault From Trump SupportersSupporters of President Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, forcing the evacuation of the Senate as lawmakers counted electoral votes to certify President-elect Joe Biden's victory in the November election.
Set To Retire From Political Life, Longtime Hudson Valley Congresswoman Nita Lowey Reflects On Stellar CareerFor the first time in more than three decades, the next Congress will be without New York Rep. Nita Lowey.
Election 2020: New York Leads Potentially Record Setting Wave Of Republican Women Elected To CongressNew York is on the leading edge of a wave that is likely to sweep a record number of republican woman into Congress.
Campaign 2020: Race For Congress Between Democrat Max Rose, Republican Nicole Malliotakis Is One Of Country's Most ContentiousRepublican Nicole Malliotakis is chomping at the bit the unseat Democrat Max Rose in one of the country's most closely watched matchups.
House Approves Additional $25 Billion For U.S. Postal ServiceThe House of Representatives on Saturday approved an additional $25 billion in funding for the U.S. Postal Service and the reversal of recent operational changes that critics say delayed mail delivery.
Republicans, Democrats 'Attempting To Create Negotiations' For New Round Of Federal Stimulus ChecksMonday is the last day many unemployed Americans are receiving hundreds of extra dollars from the federal government. Negotiations to extend it continue on Capitol Hill.
House Unanimously Passes Bill Making Animal Cruelty A Federal FelonyThe PACT Act -- which stands for Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture -- was approved by the House on Tuesday.
Local Democrats Slam Rep. Ilhan Omar After More Anti-Semitic Comments, House Considers CondemnationDemocrats in Washington are looking to take action over what many describe as anti-Semitic comments from one of the newest members of Congress.
New Democratic Congress Members Sworn In, Pelosi Elected SpeakerThe 116th Congress was seated Thursday, with Democrats taking the majority in the U.S. House of Representatives after eight years out of power.
Eyes Of America On Tuesday's Critical Midterm ElectionsPresident Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama have been busy on the campaign trail ahead of the crucial midterm elections on Tuesday.
GOP House Members Move To Impeach Deputy AG Rod RosensteinThe Republicans who introduced the resolution have criticized Rosenstein for not being responsive enough as they have requested documents related to the Russia investigation.
House Passes Sanctions Package Targeting Russia, Iran, North KoreaThe U.S. House of Representatives voted Tuesday to impose additional sanctions on Russia, as well as Iran and North Korea.
Republicans Re-Nominate Paul Ryan For House Speaker During Closed-Door MeetingRepublicans have re-nominated Paul Ryan to be House speaker when next year's GOP-led Congress starts working on President-elect Donald Trump's agenda.
Sen. Chris Murphy: Election Year Likely To Create More Gridlock On Capitol Hill In 2016"I acknowledge that the presidential race is going to dominate, and it will only get harder and harder to get things done next year," Murphy said.
Congressional Transportation Deal Could Save NY, NJ Mass Transit From Big Budget CutsAlthough new rail tunnels under the Hudson River are not specifically mentioned, the bill is favorable for the Gateway project, giving Amtrak the extra $10 billion over five years.