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NY Attorney General Vows To Sue If Republicans Repeal The ACA (VIDEO)

NY Attorney General Vows To Sue If Republicans Repeal The ACA (VIDEO)

Republicans have failed to repeal the Affordable Care Act, aka “Obamacare”–again. After being unable to obtain the requisite votes in the Senate to revoke health insurance from over 20 million people in what was nothing more than a tax break for the wealthy disguised as health care reform, the GOP has returned to its corner to lick […]

Dems Question Deal Made By Sessions’ DOJ and Russian Lawyer (TWEETS)

Dems Question Deal Made By Sessions’ DOJ and Russian Lawyer (TWEETS)

Earlier this spring, the government was poised to take a Russian real estate firm to court for using Manhattan real estate to launder money stolen from Russian taxpayers. But just two days before the trial was due to start, the Justice Department abruptly settled the case for barely a fraction of that company’s illicit loot. Now, the […]

President Cuomo? NY Governor Might Be Eyeing A 2020 White House Bid (VIDEO)

President Cuomo? NY Governor Might Be Eyeing A 2020 White House Bid (VIDEO)

Although some argue it is too early to start talking about the 2020 presidential election when we still have to turn Congress blue next year, talk about who the Democrats might run against President Donald Trump is beginning nonetheless. Could New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo be the first Democrat to announce his intent to pursue the White […]

4th Of July Party Invite List A Bipartisan Dream Date That Is Raising Eyebrows (VIDEO/TWEETS)

4th Of July Party Invite List A Bipartisan Dream Date That Is Raising Eyebrows (VIDEO/TWEETS)

In the Hamptons last weekend, Lally Weymouth (media royalty) threw her annual birthday party, which happens to coincide with Independence Day. This is nothing unusual in itself, however this party saw guests in attendance, that you would not expect to be hanging out with one another. Kellyanne Conway, Ivanka and husband Jared Kushner were at […]

Senator Imposter Tried To Get Into Trump Tower To See Ivanka (VIDEO)

Senator Imposter Tried To Get Into Trump Tower To See Ivanka (VIDEO)

A man wearing a bulletproof vest and carrying two small knives was arrested at Trump Tower on late Thursday afternoon. He claimed to be a Senator there to see Ivanka Trump. The man, 52-year-old Sixto Benitez Adames, has been taken to a nearby hospital for a psychiatric evaluation. He faces charges of criminal possession of […]

That Was Fast! Is Melania Already Back In New York? (VIDEO)

That Was Fast! Is Melania Already Back In New York? (VIDEO)

Only weeks after First Lady, Melania Trump and son Barron moved to the White House, after immense public pressure, she has been spotted back in New York. It seems FLOTUS cannot keep away from her beloved city. She was seen leaving Trump Tower accompanied by the Secret Service and it is believed she was alone. It […]

New York Taking Long, Hard Look At Fox News’ Harassment Culture (TWEET)

New York Taking Long, Hard Look At Fox News’ Harassment Culture (TWEET)

When word got out that Fox News had paid millions in settlements to women who claimed Bill O’Reilly harassed them, the fair and balanced network initially circled the wagons. However, that changed when the attorney for several of the accusers, Lisa Bloom, revealed that she had asked the New York State Division of Human Rights […]

Hypocrisy Abounds As Conservatives Whine About Trump-ish Julius Caesar (TWEETS)

Hypocrisy Abounds As Conservatives Whine About Trump-ish Julius Caesar (TWEETS)

When you think of parodies of Donald Trump, the first person who comes to mind is Alec Baldwin and his epic send-ups of the Donald on “Saturday Night Live.” But another parody of Trump has gotten a lot of attention in recent weeks. This summer, New York’s Public Theater is performing a modern interpretation of […]

NY Attorney General May Be Targeting Trump Son (TWEETS)

NY Attorney General May Be Targeting Trump Son (TWEETS)

Earlier this week, news broke that Donald Trump had lined his own pockets with money intended to help kids fight cancer. Specifically, Forbes magazine revealed in 2011 that Trump’s foundation donated $100,000 to the foundation operated by his second son, Eric. That money was originally supposed to help St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, but somehow […]

Preet Bharara Breaking His Silence – First Interview Since He Was Fired By Trump (VIDEO)

Preet Bharara Breaking His Silence – First Interview Since He Was Fired By Trump (VIDEO)

Preet Bharara, the former United States attorney representing the state of New York, has kept fairly private since he was fired by President Donald Trump in March. Trump had originally promised Bharara that he would be able to keep his position, but switched course and asked for his resignation just weeks later. When Bharara refused, […]

Find Acronyms Difficult? LGBTQ Has Just Been Expanded Into The Whole Alphabet (VIDEO)

Find Acronyms Difficult? LGBTQ Has Just Been Expanded Into The Whole Alphabet (VIDEO)

As part of Pride month, the gym brand Equinox, has made a video expanding the acronym LGBTQ into the entire alphabet. However it has left one group feeling quite excluded. The clever video is visually appealing and explores 26 words corresponding to the alphabet that help to explain issues related to the LGBTQ community. There was […]

Tide Turns: Pro-Bernie Democrat Wins In Republican Dominated NY District (VIDEO)

Tide Turns: Pro-Bernie Democrat Wins In Republican Dominated NY District (VIDEO)

Christine Pellegrino became the first Democrat to win an Assembly seat in a previously Republican district on New York’s Long Island. The 9th Assembly District of Albany represents 120, 000 people. Pellegrino won 52 percent to 48 percent and her win was a quite a shock that surprised her competitor, who no doubt thought he had it in […]

New York Continues Progressive Streak By Advancing Legislation To Improve Voting

New York Continues Progressive Streak By Advancing Legislation To Improve Voting

Could New York be competing with California for the title of “most progressive state?” Could New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo (D) be mulling over a presidential bid? Or could it simply be that New York is genuinely engaging in the grassroots wave of progressive activism sweeping the state and nation? Last month, Gov. Cuomo […]

Melissa McCarthy Spotted Driving Her Spicey Podium Through Manhattan (VIDEOS/TWEETS)

Melissa McCarthy Spotted Driving Her Spicey Podium Through Manhattan (VIDEOS/TWEETS)

It’s safe to assume that the gang on “Saturday Night Live” won’t be lacking for material this week. After all, the Sturm und Drang surrounding the firing of James Comey is enough for a whole show’s worth of skits. However, on Friday morning, New Yorkers got a tantalizing hint of who may be in for […]

Schumer To Sessions: If You’re Too Wimpy To Ride The New York Subway, I’ll Ride It With You (VIDEO)

Schumer To Sessions: If You’re Too Wimpy To Ride The New York Subway, I’ll Ride It With You (VIDEO)

Last week, our illustrious Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, suggested that since New York City is a so-called “sanctuary city” for undocumented immigrants, the NYPD was “soft on crime.” He later walked that remark back, calling New York, a “fabulous city for law enforcement.” Appearing Monday morning on the MSNBC show Morning Joe, New York Senator […]

Two Signatures Stand Between The Status Quo And Universal Healthcare In NY State (VIDEO)

Two Signatures Stand Between The Status Quo And Universal Healthcare In NY State (VIDEO)

Last week, New York became the first state to institute a tuition-free college plan since state schools nationwide ended the practice in the 1960s. Now, a mere two signatures are all that’s required to cause New Yorkers to stand up again and shout, “I love New York!”– universal healthcare. Since last month’s failed Republican attempt to repeal President Obama’s […]

Secret Service Is ‘Flat-Out Worn Out’ And Worked Like Dogs Under Trump (VIDEO)

Secret Service Is ‘Flat-Out Worn Out’ And Worked Like Dogs Under Trump (VIDEO)

Everyone knew that President Donald Trump was going to present some serious challenges to the way the United States government functions. One such challenge comes from how the Secret Service handles the strange logistics of protecting Trump and his family. Apparently, that challenge is taking a serious toll on the group of highly trained security […]

Pay For Your Own Security Or Move To Washington Melania — Petition Gains Momentum (VIDEO)

Pay For Your Own Security Or Move To Washington Melania — Petition Gains Momentum (VIDEO)

Security details for the Trump family are bankrupting the country. Many people have signed a petition asking that Melania and Barron Trump move into the White House in Washington, rather than remain in New York. The reason so many people are upset is because it comes at great expense to the tax payer. Melania is the first […]

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