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Block The Vote: How Big Business Wants to Shrink The Electorate

Astonishing. Remarkable. Sinister. Those are words that come up again and again when confronting the wave of voter identification laws that has swept through more…



Mahmoud Abbas

Palestinians Officially Apply for U.N. Membership

In an impassioned and unapologetic speech that was a direct…



Supporters of same sex marriage celebrate that the Senate members will vote on legislation to legalize same-sex marriage in New York, during a session of the New York State Senate at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y., Friday, June 24, 2011. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

New York Lawmakers Approve Gay Marriage

The New York State Senate approved a much-debated same-sex marriage…



Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum home of the the New York Islanders NHL hockey team is shown in Uniondale, N.Y., Wednesday, May 11, 2011. Officials on New York's Long Island will ask voters this summer to approve a $400 million plan to build a new hockey arena next to the current home of the Islanders.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Nassau County, Islanders Announce Lease Agreement

Nassau County and New York Islanders owner Charles Wang have…



Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, R-Rockville Centre, speaks to reporters after meeting with Gov. Cuomo on gay marriage, Thursday, June 16, 2011 in Albany, N.Y.  Conflicting interests and political maneuvering threatened to stall a vote in New York on whether to legalize gay marriage, viewed by advocates and opponents alike as a pivotal moment in the years-long debate.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

NY Gay Marriage: LI GOP Senators Unlikely To Approve

Don’t expect the one critical vote needed to make same-sex…



Where Do I Vote? Election Day 2010

Before you go to vote tomorrow, make sure you know what’s required to ensure your vote gets counted. A few quick voting procedure reminders: 1)…