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Senator Chuck Schumer on July 2, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
January 04, 2019 - 2:07 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) - Schumer: Trump said he'd keep the government closed `very long period of time, months or even years' Sen. Chuck Schumer updates on state of negotiations to reopen government after meeting with Pres. Trump: "We told the president we needed the government open. He resisted. In fact...
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Washington, DC (WBEN/AP) - As the new 116th Congress is sworn in on Thursday, a partial shutdown of the federal government will continue. From the sound of local Congressman, the stalemate could last a while. "Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer have to realize border security is important to this...
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WASHINGTON (AP) - Senator Elizabeth Warren is taking the first major step toward launching a widely anticipated campaign for the presidency. She is hoping her reputation as a populist fighter can help her navigate a Democratic field that could include nearly two dozen candidates. The Massachusetts...
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(WBEN) - Though it appears that Congress has come to a temporary agreement to fund the government and avoid a shutdown just before the holidays, that doesn't mean the debate over a spending bill will truly come to a close. "Well, it's going to pass, but it's nothing," said Congressman Brian Higgins...
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Amherst, NY (WBEN) - Just because Democrats are regaining control of the House of Representatives, don't assume that Nancy Pelosi will simply step back in to her old role as Speaker. "No, Nancy Pelosi should not be Speaker," said Congressman Brian Higgins. Higgins first called for someone other...
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October 01, 2018 - 1:17 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday celebrated a revised North American trade deal with Canada and Mexico as a return of the United States to a “manufacturing powerhouse,” vowing to sign the agreement by late November. But the president noted that the deal would need to be ratified...
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(WBEN) - One former Trump advisor believes he knows who wrote that bombshell New York Time Op-Ed that was fiercely critical of President Trump. "I know it's a woman," said Michael Caputo, a former Trump advisor and WBEN contributor. "My attorney's trying to keep me from saying her name, but I...
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Congressman Chris Collins was indicted by a federal grand jury of conspiracy to commit securities fraud on Wednesday morning. Collins, along with his son Cameron, and Cameron's future father-in-law Stephen Zarsky, were accused of insider trading related to the Australian...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - While the President tweeted "Wow!" after the Supreme Court ruled to uphold his travel ban executive order, a local immigration attorney says it's what she expected to happen. WBEN asked Rosana Berardi of Berardi Immigration Law if she was at all surprised by the Court's...
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