North County Public Radio
NY-21: Doheny endorsement of Stefanik improves GOP chances
Elise Stefanik continued her campaign for Congress this weekend with stops at the Seaway Festival parade in Ogdensburg and the annual steak roast in Newcomb.
Medal of Honor quest for N.Y. WWI hero marches on
A statue of Henry Johnson is displayed in the Arbor Hill neighborhood July on 10, in Albany, N.Y. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will consider whether the black World War I hero from Albany should be posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor about 100 years after he single-handedly fought off a German attack, killing several of the enemy and saving a ... (more)
NY-21 House Race - Moderate Republican endorses Tea Party candidate. Karl Rove is pleased.
On January 14, 2014, U.S. House Representative Bill Owens announced his decision not to seek re-election .
McKeon wants more details on $5B counterterror fund - DepSecDef to...
McKEON SAYS HE CAN'T DEFEND $5B COUNTERTERROR FUND WITHOUT MORE DETAILS: House Armed Services Committee Chairman Buck McKeon says he won't be able to defend the need for $5 billion in counterterror funds without more details on what the Obama administration hopes to achieve with the money.
The Miami Herald
Quest for Medal of Honor for Ny Wwi hero continues
The Pentagon is considering whether a black World War I hero from New York should be posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor nearly 100 years after he single-handedly fought off a German attack, killing several of the enemy and saving a comrade despite suffering serious wounds.
New York Daily News
Honor for a hero
Army Secretary John McHugh moved America toward righting a racial injustice dating back almost a century by recommending the Medal of Honor for black World War I soldier Henry Johnson.
Watertown Daily Times
Representative needs to cross party lines
In that time, I feel I have been represented by two excellent congressmen: one a Republican, John McHugh; and one a Democrat, Bill Owens.