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Tom Puckett
June 24, 2020 - 4:00 am
NYS Republican Chairman Nick Langworthy says mail-in ballots could open the door to voter fraud.
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Governor Andrew Cuomo gives his daily coronavirus update at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. April 21, 2020 WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Governor Andrew Cuomo gives his daily coronavirus update at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. April 21, 2020 WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Tom Puckett
May 11, 2020 - 4:00 am
Political analysts discuss whether elected officials should consider taking pay cuts during coronavirus crisis.
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Tom Puckett
February 12, 2020 - 4:00 am
How much outside money could be spent in the NY27 special election?
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Tom Puckett
January 29, 2020 - 4:00 am
John Bolton's manuscript suggesting Pres. Trump wanted aid withheld until Ukraine investigated Biden
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The possibility of a presidential pardon has entered the discussion into former Congressman Chris Collins. "I think a pardon is a real possibility," said Jacob Neiheisel, professor of political science at the University at Buffalo. He said normally pardons are requested but...
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Tom Puckett
September 25, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has launched a formal impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, yielding to mounting pressure from fellow Democrats and plunging a deeply divided nation into an election year clash between Congress and the commander in chief. Dems take up...
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Tom Puckett
May 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The race for NY27 kicked off Friday with State Senator Chris Jacobs announcing he would seek the GOP nomination in a primary challenge against Chris Collins. Political experts believe it won't be long before Jacobs has company. In fact we spoke with Michael Caputo as a GOP...
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Tom Puckett
April 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A local congressman says it's time to get back to work after the Mueller report was released, saying the overpoliticization is hurting ral people. Congressman Tom Reed said in a statement Thursday, "Now it is time for our country to heal because all politics all the time is...
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Tom Puckett
February 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Bernie Sanders entered the 2020 Democratic nomination sweepstakes Tuesday, but while he has some advantages, he'll have to outlast a field running on the message he campaigned on in 2016. Both UB's Jacob Neiheisel and GOP strategist Carl Calabrese says Sanders has the advantage...
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NEW YORK (AP) - Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand has taken a major step toward announcing a presidential bid, saying she is launching an exploratory committee for a White House run. The 52-year-old New York Democrat said Tuesday on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert": "It's an important first step and it's...
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