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How Americans describe the Democratic candidates, Trump

WASHINGTON — Competent, a fighter, good. Old, out of touch, disingenuous. And, of course: who’s that? As the 2020 campaign intensifies, a poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research asked Americans to say what word or phrase comes to mind when they think of ...

Election security, integrity prompt worry

2020欧洲杯体育投注官网 WASHINGTON — Americans have widespread concerns about the security and integrity of elections, with few saying they have high confidence that votes in the 2020 presidential election will be counted accurately. A poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research ...

Cuomo says no budget without bail changes

2020欧洲杯体育投注官网 ALBANY — New York’s governor said Friday he will not approve the state budget without changes to a law that overhauled the state’s bail system. Gov. Andrew Cuomo, third-term Democrat who often uses the state budget to push through his policy priorities, made the comments while ...

Cobb: ‘I would have voted to convict the president’

PLATTSBURGH — New York 21st Congressional District candidate Tedra Cobb, a Democrat, now says she would have voted to convict President Donald Trump. In a statement to the Press-Republican Tuesday, Cobb expressed her frustration with the Senate trial and “its foregone ...

Funding is rolling in for victims of Halloween storm

Members of Congress and the governor have announced funding and low-interest loans for infrastructure and homes or businesses damaged by storms and flooding which occurred this past Halloween. U.S. Reps. Elise Stefanik and Anthony Brindisi have announced federal infrastructure funding to ...

Trump: US ‘very, very ready’ for virus

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump declared Wednesday that a widespread U.S. outbreak of the new respiratory virus sweeping the globe isn’t inevitable even as top health authorities at his side warned Americans that more infections are coming. Shortly after Trump spoke, the ...

Governor’s rep touts budget proposal to Franklin Co. leaders

MALONE — New York State Director of the Office of Victims Services Elizabeth Cronin and her team typically work with people who are victims of domestic violence, involved in mass shootings or other traumatic events. But on Monday, Cronin was at the Franklin County Courthouse to brief ...

Eruzione says he didn’t know being at Trump rally would divide fans

The rally appearance, the “Keep America Great” hats — none of it was planned, according to Mike Eruzione. On Friday, members of the “Miracle on Ice” U.S. Olympic hockey team who stunned the world with a win over the Soviet Union in the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid were ...

Cuomo irate as Trump admin cuts Medicaid funds

President Donald Trump and Gov. Andrew Cuomo are fighting over the Green Light Law, and it appears Medicaid subscribers are the ones who will pay the price for it. “Health care should be beyond politics, and it is unconscionable that the federal administration is politicizing the lives ...

Franklin County DA: Bail reform problems appearing as expected

MALONE — Franklin County District Attorney Craig Carriero said the newly enacted bail reform law is doing just want he thought it would do. “I guess with respect to the bail, I think it is as we warned everyone, it was not us fear mongering everyone,” Carriero told members of the ...

Stefanik blasts ‘Green Light Law’ again

U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Schuylerville, last week once again expressed her opposition to the state’s “Green Light Law,” which grants driver’s licenses to undocumented immigrants. Federal, state, county and local law enforcement officers and officials from Immigration and ...

Working Families Party endorses Braymer for Assembly

GLENS FALLS — The New York Working Families Party has endorsed Claudia Braymer as its candidate for the 114th Assembly District seat being vacated by Assemblyman Dan Stec. Braymer, 39, of Glens Falls, will now be eligible to be listed on the ballot for both the Democratic and Working ...

Sanders attacked in debate clash

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Democrats unleashed a roaring assault against Bernie Sanders and seized on Mike Bloomberg’s past with women in the workplace during a contentious debate Tuesday night that tested the strength of the two men at the center of the party’s presidential nomination fight. ...

Miracle team says Trump rally was ‘not about politics’

After appearing on stage at a Donald Trump political rally in Las Vegas Friday night, the 1980 USA Olympic hockey team said there was nothing political about it via Twitter. “To us, this is not about politics or choosing sides,” @1980MiracleTeam tweeted. “This is about proudly ...

Moderates hustle to blunt Sanders’ momentum after Nevada victory

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Bernie Sanders’ commanding Nevada caucus victory made him a top target for his Democratic rivals and a growing source of anxiety for establishment Democrats worried that the nomination of an avowed democratic socialist could cost the party in November. The win ...

‘Miracle’ team joins Trump at rally

Members of the U.S. Olympic hockey team who performed the “Miracle on Ice” at the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, along with Coach Herb Brooks’ daughter, joined President Donald Trump on stage at a campaign rally in Las Vegas on Friday to thunderous applause and shouts of “USA! ...

Cuomo offers Trump DMV data but no SSNs

2020欧洲杯体育投注官网 ALBANY — New York’s governor is offering to allow federal officials access to the state’s motor vehicle database but not to drivers’ Social Security numbers in an effort to persuade the Trump administration to let state residents back into Global Entry and other frequent traveler ...

ICE chief slams New York’s Green Light law

2020欧洲杯体育投注官网 TROY — The nation’s top immigration enforcer assailed New York’s law blocking his investigators from accessing driver license records Thursday, arguing the so-called Green Light law has weakened the war on terrorism. “This is a pre-9/11 mentality in a post 9/11 world,” said ...

‘Medicare for All’ drives a wedge through labor movement

2020欧洲杯体育投注官网 LAS VEGAS — Democratic presidential candidates’ plans to provide “Medicare for All” are driving a wedge through the labor movement, pitting union against union and fracturing a powerful constituency as the primary barrels toward heavily organized states. Big labor largely ...