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Tom Puckett
April 16, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Fired FBI director James Comey spoke with ABC last night to discuss his working with President Trump. This as his book is coming out. One Republican strategist believes the claims Comey makes are outrageous. "He has fallen in the eyes of lots of Americans ever since he went on...
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Tom Puckett
October 02, 2017 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) In town to address the Amherst Republican Dinner last week, former White House Chief of Staff Andrew Card visited the WBEN studios and spoke with Tom Puckett on the Trump White House. Card says discipline is improving, but the president tweets too much. "When you govern, you don'...
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Richard Root
September 26, 2017 - 6:05 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Hall of fame coach and former General Manager of the Buffalo Bills Marv Levy spoke to WBEN about the NFL player protests. "It was extremely difficult," Levy said, "to walk the line, to get across your strong sentiments, but to do it without denigrating our country, or our...
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Governor Andrew Cuomo and former Secretary of State John Kerry
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Richard Root
September 21, 2017 - 6:11 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Governor Andrew Cuomo harshly criticized the Trump administration yesterday at a press conference for the U.S. Climate Alliance, an independent group of states pushing forward with the Paris Climate Accord. "In my opinion, this federal government is the most ignorant federal...
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Richard Root
September 01, 2017 - 5:52 am
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) - A report from the Niagara Falls Water Board on the cause of the infamous discharges into the Lower Niagara is due out today. There were several black discharges into the river, starting with the highly publicized one on July 29th. The Niagara Falls Water Board was asked...
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Richard Root
August 22, 2017 - 3:15 am
Washington, D.C. (WBEN) - Congressman Chris Collins has weighed in on President Trump's prime-time address to the nation Monday evening. In his address, the President renewed the United States' commitment to the war in Afghanistan. Congressman Collins sent out this statement after the address: “I...
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July 28, 2017 - 5:23 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump says Gen. John F. Kelly is his new White House chief of staff. That means Reince Priebus is out. Trump tweeted: "I am pleased to inform you that I have just named General/Secretary John F Kelly as White House Chief of Staff. He is a Great American." Michael...
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Mike Baggerman
July 26, 2017 - 3:24 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Local advocates responded to President Trump's tweets on Wednesday morning which said the United States government will no longer allow transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the U.S. military because of the medical costs and disruptions that transgender in the...
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President Donald Trump speaks at the US Cellular Center for a rally.
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Kyle McCann
July 07, 2017 - 12:49 pm
It is the handshake heard around the world. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin have had their first ever, highly-anticipated face-to-face meeting at the G20 summit in Germany. Trump took to Twitter before his meeting with Putin to say that there is much to discuss. I look...
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