Tag: Donald Trump

Freeport Man Surrenders to Face Capitol Riot Charges

A Freeport man who allegedly joined President Donald Trump supporters in storming the U.S. Capitol during a deadly riot two weeks ago surrendered to authorities on Tuesday.

10 Trump Scandals With Long Island Ties

President Donald Trump, the first president in the history of the United States to be impeached twice, packed a lot of controversies into his one term in office — and quite a few messes involved Long Islanders. Here's 10.

How Long Island’s Congressional Reps Voted in Impeachment Debate

Long Island's five-member congressional delegation voted along party lines during the unprecedented second impeachment Wednesday of President Donald Trump for inciting a deadly riot in the U.S. Capitol.

Long Island Congress Members Weigh in on Impeachment

Long Island’s three Democratic Congress members have spoken out in support of removing President Donald J. Trump from office after his supporters violently stormed the Capitol building last week. Long Island’s two Republican Congressman have remained silent regarding the president’s influence on the riot or whether he should be removed.

Suozzi Describes Scene from Capitol During Coup Attempt

U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi (D-Glen Cove) said one Republican member of the House was in the midst of objecting to an item regarding the certification of the 2020 presidential election results when they were suddenly told to don gas masks stored under their seats.

Trump Pardons Ex-Campaign Chair and Former Bridgehampton Homeowner Paul Manafort

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday granted pardons to former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who owned a home in Bridgehampton, and former adviser Roger Stone, sweeping away the most important convictions under the long-running Russia election probe.

Newsmax CEO, a Long Island Native, Plans Expansion to Capitalize on...

Newsmax, a conservative cable news channel promoted by President Donald Trump, plans to expand in the United States and Britain, Chief Executive Chris Ruddy, a Long Island native, told Reuters.

Biden Narrowly Beats Trump For Presidency

Democrat Joe Biden won the U.S. presidential election on Saturday after a bitter campaign, sparking street celebrations among his supporters in major cities even as President Donald Trump refused to accept defeat.

Biden Takes Lead In Pennsylvania and Georgia, Putting White House Within...

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden took the lead over President Donald Trump in the battleground states of Pennsylvania and Georgia for the first time on Friday, putting him on the verge of winning the White House.

Trump, Biden Clash in Final Debate

U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden offered sharply contrasting views on the still-raging coronavirus pandemic at Thursday's final presidential debate, seeking to persuade the few remaining undecided voters 12 days before their Nov. 3 contest.