Articles Tagged ‘Congress’

Hurricane Sandy

Life Goes on Post-Hurricane Sandy…Slowly

Kevin Collins is enjoying relaxing music and sifting through a…



Peter King hearing on "Radicalization of Muslim-Americans"

Rep. Peter King’s Muslim Radicalization Hearing Incites Sorrow, Rage

WASHINGTON — Emotionally charged, full of theatrics and splashed with…



Peter King - Muslim Radicalization Hearings

Rep. Peter King’s Radicalization Hearing Emotionally Charged

Seated alongside fellow members of the Homeland Security Committee at the head of a packed chamber of the Cannon office building on Capitol Hill, the…



House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y. testifies  on Capitol Hill in Washington, in this Feb. 16, 2011 file photo. A coalition of over 100 interfaith, nonprofit and governmental organizations plans to rally in New York City Sunday March 6, 2011 against a planned congressional hearing scheduled by U.S. Rep. Peter J. King of New York on Muslims' role in homegrown terrorism.   (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

King’s Hearing on Radical Islam Draws Ire, Praise

Rep. Peter King’s hearing on the “Radicalization of Muslim-Americans,” which…



U.S. Rep. Tim Bishop (D-Southampton), foreground and his GOP challenger, Randy Altschuler, at a recent meet the candidates forum. (Joel Cairo/Long Island Press)

Midterm Elections: Congressional Races to Watch in New York

How the rest of the country votes next week for…



Jerry’s Ink: Maggie Said It Best (And Other Unpopular Political Views)

Margaret Thatcher said: “The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people’s money.” I wrote a column a few weeks ago…