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President Donald Trump speaks at the US Cellular Center for a rally.
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Matt Moran
July 30, 2018 - 6:18 pm
On Sunday morning, President Trump Tweeted he would be willing to shutdown the government if democrats do not give the votes for border security. Congressman Brian Higgins calls them childish, idle threats. "The leader of the United States, the leader of the free world much much more is expected of...
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Congressman Chris Collins agreed that President Trump misspoke at Monday's press conference in Helsinki when talking about Russia interference in the 2016 presidential election. "If you look back, he has said so many times over the last six months he accepts the intelligence...
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Governor Andrew Cuomo at the University at Buffalo's Jacobs School of Medicine on April 19, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
April 19, 2018 - 7:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Governor Andrew Cuomo on Thursday said that his lieutenant governor, Kathy Hochul, is a stronger candidate for New York's 27th Congressional District than the democratic challenger, Nathan McMurray. "There is a very strong feeling that Kathy Hochul would be a great...
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Tom Puckett
April 16, 2018 - 7:09 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Over the weekend, rumors were flowing about whether there would be a new Democratic challenger to Republican Congressman Chris Collins. Erie County's party leader quick to put that to rest. "(Monday) was the final day to decline their petition to run for congress and Nate...
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Tom Puckett
April 11, 2018 - 5:16 pm
Washington, DC (WBEN/AP) Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg had a second day of questioning, this time from House members, one of them Congressman Chris Collins. Collins asked Zuckerberg about what was done in 2014 to lock down data sharing. "Before 2014, someone could sign into an app and share basic...
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Mike Baggerman
April 11, 2018 - 12:15 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg will meet with the House Energy & Commerce Committee on Wednesday morning to discuss user security and privacy in wake of the Cambridge Analytica controversy. The British political consulting firm mined millions of...
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Tim Wenger
April 09, 2018 - 3:00 am
I’ll probably take some heat for what is written here. So be it. I saw 17 year old Andrew Kowalczyk arrive in a dark suit at St. Paul’s Cathedral for Saturday’s forum on gun violence . He and a few fellow students were nervously awaiting the forum they organized to discuss gun issues in the wake of...
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April 05, 2018 - 8:30 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Saying "it's going to turn into a circus", Rep. Chris Collins explained his decision in-depth on WBEN Thursday to not attend a student-organized forum on gun violence planned for Saturday at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Buffalo. Collins says the forum, which will feature...
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Tom Puckett
March 05, 2018 - 7:37 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Over a 12 hour period Monday, WBEN aired conversations with a dozen people with different viewpoints on the issue of gun control and school safety in light of the shootings at a high school in Parkland, Florida. 12 Voices in 12 Hours featured police, school superintendents, gun...
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Dave Debo
February 26, 2018 - 6:30 am
(WBEN) At a time when public school students are predicting even more activism next month, leaders of Buffalo Seminary, Canisius High School, Nichols School and The Park School of Buffalo on Sunday all signed on to a letter from the State Association of Independent Schools asking President Trump to...
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