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President Barack Obama appointed a Capitol Hill veteran as his new White House liaison to the U.S. Congress on Friday in an effort to advance his legislative priorities in an election year.
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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says he'll meet with his Republican counterpart Mitch McConnell to discuss whether they can speed things up in the Senate and move on a budget agreement and a defense policy bill more quickly.
U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer's legislation to permanently extend two Medicare payment programs that are critical to rural hospitals in Upstate New York has cleared a key hurdle with its passage in the Senate Finance Committee, according to a release from the senator's office.
More than $900,000 in donations received by the West Webster Volunteer Firemen's Association in the aftermath of the sniper attack a year ago finally will be dispersed.
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Elizabeth Wolford's appointment to judgeship in the Western District of New York's Rochester division, Sen. Charles Schumer said Thursday.
Sen. Patty Murray has to think big while also thinking local, and that means curbing federal spending while keeping federal dollars flowing back home.
Corning Inc. has received a $30 million federal tax credit from the U.S. Departments of Energy and Treasury to build U.S. capabilities in clean energy manufacturing, according to a press release issued today by Sen. Charles Schumer.
Do you know what is in your chicken nuggets? Thanks to Barack Obama, that is going to be a more important question than ever.
The president signed the Undetectable Firearms Act extension last night, just hours before it was set to expire.
But there's a catch: The museum has to raise $1.2 million by July 31, 2018, in order for the grant to be made available.
A commentary with the headline "City refuses reality" is a propaganda statement! It is sad the writer, a former CSX conductor, could do so much to reopen our Dunkirk depot once again, but refuses.
Rick Weiland doesn't yet have the support of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid , but he is confident that will happen soon enough.
Network World - The U.S. Senate voted in favor of the renewal of the Undetectable Firearms Act of 1988 last night, with the intention of preventing an increase in the production of plastic, 3D-printed guns.
A bipartisan group of four senators wants to follow the House's lead by overriding guidance from the Environmental Protection Agency that would require fire hydrants to meet a new lead-free standard.
If Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics get sold, there should be some guarantees that the move won't hurt the roughly 1,400 Rochester area employees, U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer said he emphasized in a phone call with Johnson & Johnson CEO Alex Gorsky.
The gun violence prevention movement has won numerous victories in the year since the tragic mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, even as the media has often been quick to ordain the demise of the push for stronger gun laws that are overwhelmingly favored by the public .