Appeals court tosses NY congressional districts, saying Dems gerrymandered
Now it will be up to New York’s top court to issue a final decision as Democrats appeal. The decision could sway the balance of power in Congress.
Apr 21, 7:35 PM
Uninsured New Yorkers face hefty fees for COVID-19 tests at private sites following federal cuts
CityMD and GoHealth are adding charges, while CVS will keep these services free as it hopes for a new federal bill.
Apr 6, 12:01 PM
What You Need To Know About The $1,400 Stimulus Check
The $1,400 stimulus checks—the third and largest cash payment during the pandemic—are expected to begin arriving this weekend.
Mar 14, 2021 12:05 PM
What NYers Should Know About The Senate's COVID Relief Bill
The Senate passed a $2 trillion COVID-19 relief bill on Saturday.
Mar 7, 2021 12:12 PM
NY's Added Unemployment Benefits Begin Next Week, As Feds Send Out $600 Checks
Some COVID-19 relief money is on the way.
Dec 30, 2020 5:17 PM
Democrats Eagerly Embrace Trump's Surprise Demands On COVID Relief Bill
Trump wants stimulus checks to be increased from $600 to $2,000.
Dec 23, 2020 11:31 AM
Congress Reportedly Nearing Stimulus Deal With "Terrible News" For New York
"You want to bankrupt New York now in the middle of this pandemic, when the number are spiking, when we're just about to start this ambitious vaccination program?"
Dec 16, 2020 3:57 PM
Staten Island Democrat Max Rose Concedes To Trump-Backed Nicole Malliotakis
"As we continue to count every ballot and are on track to dramatically narrow the gap by tens of thousands of votes to a 4-5 point margin, it is now clear that we will fall short of 50.1%."
Nov 12, 2020 4:45 PM
Republicans' New Coronavirus Relief Bill Is "Headed Nowhere," While Cuomo Rejects Raising Taxes On The Ultra-Wealthy
An earlier coronavirus relief package expired in late July.
Sep 8, 2020 4:54 PM
2020 Primary Preliminary Results: We'll Get Back To You
The Pandemic Primary has brought a new kind of chaos to New York City's already dysfunctional voting system.
Jun 23, 2020 10:20 PM
Longtime Democratic Congressman Eliot Engel Faces Serious Progressive Primary Challenge
“The leaders of the world moving forward have to have fire in the belly and the desire to show up to run through a brick wall. I don’t see that in him at all."
Jun 17, 2020 10:53 AM
Here's What New Yorkers Need To Know About The $2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Bill
"It's really a miserly amount compared to what's being provided by European social democracies and what the actual need is among every day New Yorkers."
Mar 26, 2020 1:57 PM
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