On Wednesday, the Bernie Sanders campaign filed more than 80,000 petition signatures –more than ten times the minimum required -- to put Bernie on the ballot in the New York State Democratic Presid … Full Article
Hillary Clinton Possible Presidential Campaign HQ in Brooklyn Heights?

VIDEO: Hillary Clinton signs lease for Brooklyn Heights campaign office

Hillary Clinton's campaign office might end up being right in our backyard. … Full Article

Mark-Viverito to pitch municipal ID card to Phoenix

City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito is set to travel to Arizona to discuss New York City's municipal identification card program. Mark-Viverito will head to Phoenix on April 17. … Full Article

Schumer seen as top candidate to succeed Reid

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer, who has worked side by side for several years with U.S. Sen. Harry Reid, is the top contender to succeed the Nevada Democrat as the chamber’s minority leader, according to several news reports. … Full Article

AP sues State Department, seeking access to Hillary Clinton records

The Associated Press is suing the State Department to force the release of email correspondence and government documents from Hillary Rodham Clinton's tenure as secretary of state. … Full Article

Senate moves ahead on bill to fund Homeland Security agency

WASHINGTON — The Senate has voted to move forward on a bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), days ahead of a threatened partial agency shutdown. … Full Article

NYC to Republicans: Stop playing chicken with Homeland Security funding

New York City officials called on the GOP to “stop playing politics with Americans’ safety” and allow funding to go through for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) -- the government agency responsible for the security of our country’s critical infrastructure, borders, airports and ports. … Full Article

De Blasio rips possible Homeland Security shutdown

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is blasting the possibility that Congress might shut down the Department of Homeland Security.
 … Full Article

Brooklyn Bummer: Democrats settle on Philadelphia as site of 2016 convention

Mayor Bill de Blasio's strong push to bring the 2016 Democratic National Convention to Brooklyn is coming up short. … Full Article

Nadler blasts Boehner over Netanyahu’s visit

House Speaker John Boehner committed a big blunder by inviting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address a joint session of congress without first consulting the White House, according to U.S. Rep. Jerrold Nadler, who said the controversial move could have major implications. … Full Article

Lloyd Blankfein, Melissa Mark-Viverito, Anna Wintour among co-chairs for Brooklyn national convention committee

The de Blasio administration today announced its 10 host committee co-chairs, a diverse group of local leaders who will assume leadership roles and partner with the Mayor and the administration to execute the City’s convention strategy. … Full Article


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