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Michael Grimm calls for a debt ceiling deal to end the shutdown

Rep. Michael Grimm said the moderate voices in the Republican Party have "two problems" in trying to negotiate an end to the current government shutdown, "one on the left, and one on the right."

Oct. 2, 2013


Schumer and Gillibrand oppose a shutdown tax concession, on principle

Despite their misgivings about the medical device tax included in President Obama's signature health care law, senators Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand both agree that repealing the tax shouldn't be on the table as House Republicans search for an exit strategy from the current government shutdown.

Oct. 1, 2013


‘Lasting damage’: Pete King on the Republicans' shutdown problem

"We're really living in parallel universes here," Rep. Peter King told me in a brief phone conversation from Washington this morning.

Oct. 1, 2013


Sunday shows: Ted Cruz takes a hard line, laments lack of compromise

On Sunday morning, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas tried to pin the blame for a possible shutdown of the federal government on Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.

Sep. 30, 2013


Senator Working Mom does the circuit for paid family leave

At the start of her Senate career, when she was a little-known Paterson appointee in search of a recognizable political identity, Kirsten Gillibrand set out to become a champion for working women.

Sep. 27, 2013


Hillary Clinton to host for de Blasio

Hillary Clinton will host a fund-raiser for Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio next month, according to a release from the de Blasio campaign.

Sep. 26, 2013


Sunday shows: LaPierre and Manchin each look for more good guys on guns

On Sunday morning, less than a week after a mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard, a national conversation about new gun laws felt like an afterthought.

Sep. 23, 2013


Hillary Clinton talks about 2016, and aides talk about each other

In her first interview since stepping down as Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton admitted she wrestles with whether to run for president in 2016, but said she's "pragmatic and realistic" about the possibility.

Sep. 22, 2013


The Clintons endorse Bill de Blasio’s ‘thoughtful, creative’ campaign for mayor

Bill and Hillary Clinton endorsed the mayoral campaign of Bill de Blasio this afternoon.

Sep. 18, 2013


Sunday shows: Obama’s non-linear Syria strategy results in a ‘better position’

In an interview that aired on Sunday morning, President Obama said the United States was in a "better position" to prevent the use of chemical weapons in Syria as a result of a pending deal between the U.S. and Russia.

Sep. 16, 2013