| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
People who run political parties are famously wary of newcomers who show up to take part but not to take orders. So at least some of Barack Obama???s earliest New York supporters on Friday will carry pride laced with...
| May 14, 2009
| 4:30 PM
Nassau Democrats had a remarkably quick response Thursday after Sen. Dean Skelos (R-Rockville Centre) held a news conference to attack Albany Democrats for imposing a payroll tax to bail out the MTA. The first unsolicited call came from County...
| Jun 2, 2009
| 4:30 AM
After two hours of debate, the State Assembly today passed a local-government consolidation bill backed by Attorney General Andrew Cuomo, James T. Madore reports. The measure has sparked controversy. Volunteer firefighters, mayors and special district...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 9:43 AM
WASHINGTON -- There are some who call it a betrayal most fowl.
And yet there is poultry evidence of wrongdoing.
However you bill it, this is a quacking good controversy.
Our tale begins at Monday's inauguration lunch in Statuary Hall in the Capitol....
| Jan 17, 2013
| 10:13 AM
After an absence from the big screen for several years (governing California doesn't leave much workaround time for movie-shooting schedules), ...