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Gordon, Garbarino Vie To Replace Retiring Rep. King

With Election Day fast approaching, a competitive race for an open Long Island congressional seat long-held by Republicans is shaping up to be a closely watched match-up.

Peter King Launches New Facebook Page After Lawsuit Threat

A month after the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU) threatened to sue U.S. Rep. Peter King (R-Seaford) if he didn't unblock at least 70 people on his Facebook page, the congressman launched a new page.

ACLU Threatens To Sue Peter King Over Blocked Facebook Users

The New York Civil Liberties Union warned U.S. Rep. Peter King (R-Seaford) that if he doesn't unblock an estimated 70 people from commenting on his Facebook page, the group will sue.

Trump Visiting Long Island To Discuss MS-13, Again

President Donald Trump is expected to visit Long Island on Wednesday to discuss the street gang MS-13 — the president’s second visit to LI in less than a year for the same reason.

Trump Obliterates Obama Environmental Regulations

President Trump said he signed his executive order to undo Obama's Clean Power Plan so he could end the "war on coal" and bring back jobs. But all his action has done, say a range of New York elected officials and environmental activists, is endanger the health and well-being of millions of Americans.

GOP Considers Gutting Maternity & Preventive Services to Secure House Votes

The fight may come down to a provision in the ACA requiring health care plans to cover a range of benefits, including pregnancy, newborn care, substance abuse, prescription drugs and wellness services.

Obamacare Advocates to Rally Outside Rep. Peter King’s Office

Asked on Wednesday how King intends to vote, his spokesman said King is still looking at the legislation and has not come to a decision.

Cuomo: GOP’s Health Care Changes Potentially ‘Devastating’ To New York

An angry Cuomo took aim at House Republicans after the provision was added the beleaguered health care bill as a way to sway unconvinced Republicans in Congress to support the bill.

GOP Health Care Plan Raises Serious Concerns For LI & NY,...

Those who’ve seen the details released so far say it would impose higher costs on some of those who gained insurance under Obamacare.

NYPD Agrees to More Civilian Protections in Muslim Surveillance Settlement

The revised settlement amends the Handschu Guidelines from 1971, which protect civilians from politically motivated investigations.