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Governor Andrew Cuomo
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WBEN Newsroom
June 29, 2020 - 8:37 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — New York's Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday called on President Donald Trump to sign an executive order requiring people to wear a mask in public and to “lead by example” by wearing one himself. “We did it two months ago in this state,” said Cuomo, a Democrat, adding that other...
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Room Where it Happened
A copy of "The Room Where It Happened," by former national security adviser John Bolton, is photographed at the White House, Thursday, June 18, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
WBEN Newsroom
June 22, 2020 - 6:14 am
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — John Bolton's memoir officially comes out Tuesday after surviving a security review and a legal challenge from the Justice Department. But over the weekend, it was available in ways even his publisher is hoping to prevent. A PDF of “The Room Where It Happened” has turned up on...
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Julia LeDoux
June 20, 2020 - 1:59 pm
President Donald Trump and the Department of the Interior will host a second “Salute to America” celebration in Washington, D.C., on the Fourth of July.
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WBEN Newsroom
May 22, 2020 - 2:08 pm
WASHINGTON (WBEN/AP) — Trump says he considers houses of worship 'essential,' calls on governors to allow them to reopen this weekend.
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President Donald Trump and Governor Andrew Cuomo
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WBEN Newsroom
April 21, 2020 - 8:17 pm
Albany, N.Y. (WBEN) - Setting aside their differences for at least an afternoon, President Donald Trump and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo agreed in an Oval Office meeting Tuesday to work to double coronavirus testing in the hard-hit state over the next few weeks. “We will work together to help them...
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Governor Andrew Cuomo
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WBEN Newsroom
April 21, 2020 - 12:17 pm
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo will head to the White House on Tuesday as he seeks billions in federal aid and help with coronavirus testing. The Democratic governor and Republican president have alternately praised and criticized each other over their respective responses to the...
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In-vehicle protest in Maryland
Protesters with the group Reopen Maryland rally near the State House to call on the state to lift the stay-at-home order and reopen the economy on April 18, 2020 in Annapolis, Maryland. Most protestors rallied from inside their cars as they caused gridlock in a traffic circle and a smaller group protested outside of their cars. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Tim Wenger
April 19, 2020 - 8:14 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - While many Americans are filled with fear amidst the coronavirus quarantine, anger is now beginning to be expressed in the form of protests against stay-at-home orders. 'Gridlock Buffalo' is a planned in-car demonstration planned for the noon hour Monday in which protesters...
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WBEN Newsroom
April 16, 2020 - 7:37 pm
WASHINGTON (WBEN/AP) — President Donald Trump gave governors a road map Thursday for recovering from the economic pain of the coronavirus pandemic, laying out “a phased and deliberate approach” to restoring normal activity in places that have strong testing and are seeing a decrease in COVID-19...
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WBEN Newsroom
April 15, 2020 - 10:05 pm
Washington DC (WBEN) - Political operative and WBEN contributor Michael Caputo has been tapped to head-up public affairs for the federal government's Health and Human Services division as Assistant Secretary of HHS for Public Affairs.
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Governor Andrew Cuomo
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WBEN Newsroom
April 14, 2020 - 11:43 am
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo took to morning TV shows Tuesday to push back against President Donald Trump’s claim of “total” authority to reopen the nation’s virus-stalled economy, noting that a president is not an absolute monarch. “We don’t have a king,” Cuomo said on NBC’s “...
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