Tag: Chris Christie

How A Long Island Couple’s Journey to Help Syrian Refugees Changed...

What began as a simple humanitarian mission quickly evolved into a spiritual exploration in which the couple met strangers who would become life-long friends, not crazed terrorists, and discovered how the simplest of deeds can be met with boundless expressions of gratitude.

Cuomo Vetoes Port Ambrose Offshore LNG Plan

The governor cited security, economic and environmental concerns.

Second Republican Debate Sets Up Trump So Others Can Knock Him...

Where have you gone, George Pataki? The Republican base has turned its back on you.

What Chris Christie Didn’t Say at His Campaign Kickoff

The New Jersey governor pledges to “tell it like it is,” but his fiscal record and rhetoric don’t line up.

No Presidential Run for Long Island’s Peter King

“I don’t want to be taking up other people’s time. I don’t want to have 19, 20 candidates, whatever its going to be.”

Cuomo Defends Mandatory Ebola Quarantine, Blasts CDC

“There’s no politics here. This is far too important for anyone to be playing any politics. It would be the height of irresponsibility. I take this very seriously.”

After Pledge of Sunlight, Cuomo Officials Keep Their Email in the...

"Government business should never be conducted through private email accounts....it just invites the suspicion that a government employee is attempting to evade accountability by supervisors and the public."

Long Islanders Sound Off on LNG Port Proposal

Most who spoke at a public hearing on Port Ambrose said they were opposed on environmental grounds.

Sandy Aid Bill Finally Passes U.S. Senate

Passage comes 91 days after Superstorm Sandy.