Flanked by NY leaders, president condemns Buffalo mass shooting
“White supremacy is a poison,” the president said. “It's a poison … running through our body politic that's been allowed to fester and grow right in front of our eyes.”
May 17, 4:23 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
Just Two “Blue-Collar Guys”: Why Biden & Adams Are Counting On A Mutually Beneficial Relationship
Presidential trips to New York City are standard fare, but experts say Thursday’s visit by Biden carries added significance for two Democrats who need one another at a pivotal moment.
Feb 2, 3:51 PM
NY Breaks COVID Case Record 2 Days In A Row—But Is Still Far From Its Worst Peak
Experts say the pandemic is transitioning into an endemic, mostly for the better unless you’re still unvaccinated.
Dec 19, 2021 6:00 AM
President Biden Tours New York & New Jersey, Surveying Flood Damage From Tropical Storm Ida
"Climate change poses an existential threat to our lives, our economy," Biden said. "The threat is here. It's not going to get any better. The question is, can it get worse? We can stop it from getting worse."
Sep 7, 2021 5:42 PM
Eric Adams Meets With President Biden To Discuss Gun Violence
The mayoral nominee says he wants to partner with the federal government to track the flow of illegal guns.
Jul 12, 2021 12:15 PM
Meet The 18-Year-Old New Yorker Helping To Craft US Climate Policy
Jerome Foster has been included among a group of advisers to the president–a remarkable journey from protesting in front of the White House
Apr 22, 2021 3:26 PM
What New York’s Offshore Wind Expansion Could Mean For Your Electricity Bill, Curbing Emissions, And Your Health
President Joe Biden’s expansion of wind turbines off the East Coast effectively means New York can achieve its recently ratified climate goals.
Apr 7, 2021 2:51 PM
A Guide To The Defense Production Act, The Law That Could Boost Vaccine Supply in New York
Mayor de Blasio has repeatedly called on President Biden to use the law. On Friday, the administration announced new plans to do so.
Feb 5, 2021 3:22 PM
Schumer Pushes Biden To Wipe Out $50,000 In Federal Student Loan Debt Per Borrower
"We are very hopeful that the cry from one end of America to the other — 'take this student loan debt off our backs' — will be heard in the White House."
Feb 4, 2021 3:08 PM
NY Desperately Awaits Details On Federal Aid From A Democratic Washington
No stimulus could be too large for New York City, where capital needs for public housing are as high as $40 billion and the MTA is facing long-term structural challenges.
Jan 20, 2021 3:00 PM
Biden Nominates Polly Trottenberg, Former NYC DOT Head, To Help Run U.S. Transportation Department
If confirmed by the Senate, Trottenberg will be well-positioned to help advance NYC-led transportation initiatives.
Jan 18, 2021 12:54 PM
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