Yesterday, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo was a guest on WAMC Northeast Public Radio with Alan Chartock, where he addressed the Trump Administration’s decision to bar New Yorkers from the Trusted Traveler Program.
Four years ago, Republican Congressman John Katko, representing the 24th New York State Congressional District, said he would never vote for Donald Trump for president. Yesterday, he released a statement saying he would support Trump in this year’s election. Continue reading “Central NYer Never Trumper Rep John Katko Changes Mind”
Yesterday, President Donald J. Trump announced his Impeachment Defense Team, which included NYS Congresswoman Elise Stefanik. Continue reading “Elise Stefanik Appointed To Trump Impeachment Defense Team”
Both the president of the United States, Donald J. Trump, and the prime minister of Great Britain, Boris Johnson, have roots in New York State. Both men were born in New York City. Trump was born in Queens in 1946 while Johnson was born in Manhattan’s upper East Side in 1964. Johnson’s father, Stanley, was studying economics at Columbia University when Boris was born. Continue reading “British PM Boris Johnson & Donald Trump Have New York Roots”
In a letter to supporters, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik of New York State’s 21st Congressional District ramped up her support for President Trump and her opposition to impeachment. According to Stefanik’s email: Continue reading “Congresswoman Elise Stefanik Ramps Up Her Support For Trump”
Governor Andrew Cuomo’s stance on the Trump Administration’s cap on State and Local Tax (SALT) deductions has placed him in a strange position, in which the self styled progressive governor is suing the federal government because he believes the rich are being unfairly penalized by the tax cap. Of course, that’s not the way Cuomo writes the narrative. The governor is not going to admit he is fighting for tax breaks for the wealthy, even though that is what he is doing. Continue reading “Cuomo Should Emulate Rather Than Ignore Trump Tax Break That Benefits NYS (Opinion)”
Yesterday District Judge Carl J. Nichols in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia dismissed President Donald Trump’s lawsuit against NYS Attorney General Letitia James over New York’s Trust Act, which allows New York State to release tax returns of certain people including federal officials and the president under specific circumstances. Continue reading “Judge Dismisses Trump Lawsuit Against NYS AG (News)”
Scratch Andrew Cuomo and you find Donald Trump. While different in many ways, both men are similar in their intemperate use of language. Trump is infamous for his offensive tweets and comments. For the most part Cuomo manages to mask his nasty side behind knee jerk liberal rhetoric about tolerance, but sometimes his mask slips. Continue reading “Scratch Andrew Cuomo & you find Donald Trump (Politics)”