Tag Archives: New York
Posted on14. Mar, 2013 by Stevie.
During my recent absence, I caught this clip on the news. I thought it was hilarious … and I really don’t know why. Rep. Peter King (R-New York), known for his brash style of conservative leadership, took to the boxing ring recently. He duked it out for a few seconds with “Irish” Josh Foley, a [...]
Posted on08. Jan, 2013 by Stevie.
Check out this disturbing video from CNN’s “Piers Morgan Tonight.” The show’s host sat down with radio host Alex Jones, a right-wing fanatic and supporter of gun rights. Jones recently took to the White House website to push for Morgan’s deportation from the country because the CNN host wants stricter gun laws in the U.S. [...]
Posted on04. Jan, 2013 by Stevie.
In one of its first actions as a lawmaking body under the 113th Congress, the House of Representatives passed a $9.7 billion package of flood insurance relief for victims of Hurricane Sandy. The vote comes after an uproar against House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) from Republican and Democratic lawmakers in the New York and New [...]
Posted on03. Jan, 2013 by Stevie.
Flames erupted from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s podium as he held a press conference on why his state still doesn’t have federal relief for Hurricane Sandy. Gov. Christie was responding to the madness from Tuesday night when the U.S. House of Representatives voted on the fiscal cliff bill, but canceled the vote on Sandy [...]
Posted on02. Jan, 2013 by Stevie.
Congress showed Tuesday why they probably don’t get a lot of love in the New York and New Jersey areas. Federal lawmakers reconvened on New Year’s Day to take a special vote on the fiscal cliff legislation, which passed both the Senate and House. Congress wrapped up their work and went home as if they [...]