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Wednesday | Hispanic Business

Schumer, Gillibrand, Tonko Announce Major Grant for Siena College

"As Upstate New York's economy switches gears towards the advanced industries of the 21st century, we need our students and education system to keep pace," said Senator Schumer.

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Related Topix: Siena College, US Politics, Senator Chuck Schumer, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Science, Computer Science

Tue Jul 29, 2014

WFMZ

Congressman Dent introduces bill for permanent authorization of National Heritage Areas

Congressman, Charlie Dent , and Democratic Congressman, Paul Tonko have introduced a bill-H.R. 445, that would permanently authorize the current 49 National Heritage Areas , and require new Heritage Areas to have a viable management plan in place before any designation by Congress.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Charles Dent, US News, Democrat

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Albany Times Union

Tonko caught speeding on social media, apologizes

Rep. Paul Tonko, D-N.Y., speaks at a news conference on Aug. 25, 2009 in Lansingburgh, N.Y. The emergence of a YouTube video of U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko, D-Amsterdam, speeding on the Thruway shows how modern politics is being upended - or at the very least made more entertaining - by technology and social media.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Republican, Ron Paul

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Washington Post

On Capitol Hill, a brief simulation of what poor Americans go through each day

U.S. Rep. Daniel Kildee had just finished voting on highway construction funding before he was rushed to a meeting room and thrust into the anxiety-ridden world of Ann and Albert.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Christopher Gibson, Democrat, Steny Hoyer

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Albany Times Union

The former Kenwood Academy in Albany is out of the running as a potential site to temporarily house undocumented immigrant children, a federal official said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Albany, NY, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Bethlehem, NY, Immigration Reform

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Communications Workers of America

House Members Demand the Truth on Trade Data

Four Members of Congress today demanded the United States Trade Representative stop trying to snow the American people and Congress with skewed statistics as he attempts to rationalize a new job-killing international trade agreement, the Trans-Pacific Partnership .

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barbara Lee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rosa DeLauro, Marcy Kaptur

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Albany Times Union

Jim Fischer, the Republican challenger to Rep. Paul Tonko in the 20th CD, is sounding a warning over the news that Kenwood Academy, the former convent on the southern edge of Albany, is being vetted by the federal Department of Health and Human Service as a possible temporary housing facility for unaccompanied undocumented immigrant children - ... (more)

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ron Paul, Republican, Illegal Immigration

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