College students in Florida and Texas saw actions taken this week that would allow for concealed carry of firearms on college campuses on the eve of the second anniversary of the Sandy Hook school shooting.
Hundreds of New Yorkers are bracing for their pink slips right before the holidays at the same time the signature jobs program of Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo is being audited by the state comptroller.
State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli announced last week he is auditing Cuomo’s Start-Up New York program and its use of taxpayer funds.
Twenty-five members of Congress on Thursday filed an amicus brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to hear a legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act’s Independent Payment Advisory Board filed by the Goldwater Institute.
The U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights is investigating complaints filed by two New York school district superintendents claiming state aid to public schools discriminates against minority, disabled, and non-English speaking students. Dr. Ken Eastwood, superintendent of the Middletown City School District, and Larry Spring, superintendent of the Schenectady City School District, filed …
Food banks across the country are reporting shortages as the holidays approach and the underemployed and the long-term unemployed are utilizing them to stave off hunger.
Voters on Tuesday rejected several measures that would have imposed additional taxes on residents and businesses.
Pro-life and pro-choice supporters are in a fierce battle over a ballot measure in North Dakota that proposes an amendment to the state’s constitution to protect human life at any stage of development.
Voters across the country will be asked to support or reject a variety of tax-based ballot initiatives.
Voters in Washington State face two opposing gun initiatives on the ballot next week in the wake of a high school shooting that has fanned the flames of an already heated campaign between Second Amendment and gun control supporters.
Those pushing for more gun control in the state used the school shooting as an opportunity to push their agenda within hours after the incident, even though facts about the shooter and the weapon were not yet known.
Thousands of students in New York City schools are failing to meet math and English proficiency but they will learn to be “environmental stewards” as a result of a major school investment in solar panels announced by Mayor Bill de Blasio.