Tag: Steve Israel
A dozen Democrats and almost half a dozen Republicans say they're interested in competing for the Congressional seat held by Rep. Steve Israel, a Long Island Democrat, who's bowing out.
The veteran Long Island Democrat leaves after eight terms in Congress and now the race is on to succeed him.
"We have to capitalize on our potential to be a leader in the transition to a cleaner, greener economy."
The largest trade agreement ever negotiated in the world, whose details are being kept secret, is coming up for a key vote Friday afternoon that has split LI's Representatives but not along traditional party lines.
The courageous Marine-turned-Occupy Wall Street hero-turned-reality TV star shifted some of the attention regarding his detention at Northport VA toward the plight of other vets with PTSD.
The vote come nearly two years after NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden disclosed mass surveillance at home and abroad by the surveillance agency.
Many are concerned about where these negotiations are headed, considering a preliminary agreement is supposed to be reached by Tuesday, March 31.
The congressman filed the papers less than a week after a story about the lag appeared in The New York Post.