By MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Both chambers of the New York state legislature have passed a bill to limit Gov. Andrew Cuomo's emergency powers granted in the pandemic.The Friday vote fell along party lines in the... Read More.
By LUKE BARR and ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate on Tuesday confirmed Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo as commerce secretary by a vote of 84-15.Raimondo is the first woman to serve as governor of Rhode Island... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Rep. Kathleen Rice has become the first New York Democrat in Congress to join mounting calls for Gov. Andrew Cuomo to resign after three women accused him of offensive behavior."The time... Read More.
BY: MATT ZARRELL, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- New York Attorney General Letitia James has rejected a proposal from Gov. Andrew Cuomo to select an independent investigator to conduct a review of the allegations of sexual harassment against the governor, James... Read More.
By ZOHREEN SHAH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- California Gov. Gavin Newsom, who has said he supported schools safely reopening, advocated for doors opening immediately during an interview with ABC News Sunday, saying, “At the end of the day, we can do this... Read More.
BY: AARON KATERSKY, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — The FBI and federal prosecutors in Brooklyn are investigating Gov. Andrew Cuomo's coronavirus task force with a particular focus on his administration's handling of nursing homes early in the coronavirus pandemic, two sources familiar with... Read More.
BY: JACK ARNHOLZ, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Republican Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Sunday that he would not vote for freshman GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., who has come under intense criticism for comments and actions she made before and during her... Read More.
By ANTHONY RIVAS and STEVE OSUNSAMI, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Georgia’s Republican Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan said Monday that he was “disappointed” by the hour-long phone call in which President Donald Trump pressured Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger to overturn the election... Read More.
By JOHN VERHOVEK, MOLLY NAGLE and BENJAMIN SIEGEL, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- President-Elect Joe Biden is expected to name former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm to head the Department of Energy, sources familiar with the decision confirmed to ABC News on Tuesday.Granholm,... Read More.
BY: ADIA ROBINSON, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — New Jersey will begin giving its health care workers the COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday morning at University Hospital in Newark, the state's governor said on ABC's "This Week" Sunday. "The first batch is 76,000. Split the majority... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, GMA(NEW YORK) -- In response to the rising number of coronavirus cases in the state and in an effort to slow the spread, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that "any establishment with a state liquor... Read More.