Today House Majority Whip-elect James E. Clyburn says the House will pass legislation to end the Trump Shutdown on the first day of the 116th Congress
HISTORY MADE: Letitia James sworn in as first African-American and first woman to serve as New York State Attorney General
Just before midnight, Letitia James was officially sworn in as the 67th Attorney General for the State of New York.
Cory Booker was so moved by the unanimous passage of a historic – and long overdue – bill to make lynching a federal crime that he was stirred to quote Maya Angelou.
Even when our government is supposedly up and running, it’s at a virtual standstill and locked in turmoil and chaos.
On December 19th, the U.S. Senate finally passed the first anti-lynching bill in history.
Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA 43)was elevated to another position where she will undoubtedly continue to hold President Trump and his administration accountable.
A partial federal shutdown took hold early Saturday after Democrats refused to meet President Donald Trump's demands for $5 billion to start erecting his cherished Mexican border wall.
New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s “First 100 Days” speech didn’t surprise many this week. But the governor stating things he previously said quietly or that were pure speculation by pundits did its job in putting Albany on notice.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo outlined his agenda for 2019 on Monday, putting the legalization of recreational marijuana and fixing New York City's crumbling subway system among his top priorities for the start of his third term.
With voter fraud and voter suppression the talk of the midterms, the Advancement Project at the NAACP national office joined with the African American Research Collaborative to provide the first comprehensive analysis of how Black voters voted this cycle and ...
There was a time when Michael Cohen, Trump’s former attorney, said he would take a bullet for the president.
The stage is set for the special election for the next public advocate after Letitia James’ victory to be the next state attorney general.
President Donald Trump has decided to nominate former attorney general William Barr to be the next permanent head of the Justice Department, the President told reporters Friday.
Elected officials around New York City want to make one thing clear to Amazon: you’re doing business our way.
California Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris has never been known to pull-punches.