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Obama Pressures States to Reverse Mandatory Ebola Quarantine Orders

The Obama administration has been pushing the governors of New York and New Jersey to reverse their decision ordering all medical workers returning from West Africa who had contact with Ebola patients to be quarantined, an administration official said. But on Sunday both governors, Andrew M. Cuomo of New York and Chris Christie of New Jersey, stood by their decision saying that the federal guidelines did not go far enough. […]

President Obama’s Thursday July 17 Schedule “PolitiSite” Sarcasm Style

President Obama’s Thursday Schedule “PolitiSite” Style President Obama will travel to Wilmington, DE with his pen and phone to tie up traffic on the I495 bridge because he wants more money for roads and bridges that the stimulus was supposed to be used for… But things were not quite shovel ready back then… And they wasted the money because it needed to stimulate a few donors. Following, president Obama will […]

Bridgegate: NJ/NY Port Authority Chair David Samson Resigns

David Samson, the chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, has resigned from the bistate agency, Gov. Chris Christie announced today. The governor, at a news conference, announced that Samson had offered his resignation this afternoon. Christie also said he embraces the recommendations from Randy Mastro and his firm, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher, recommending a top-to bottom reform of the Port Authority. “In line with that […]

Cuomo begins Targeting Conservatives, Starts with Filmmaker

A subpoena has been issued against James O’ Keefe and Project Veritas commanding them to appear before the New York State Department of Labor. The subpoena tells the group they must appear Tuesday, January 28, 2014 with copies of social security returns, unemployment insurance (state and federal), check stubs and canceled checks, and any other records pertaining to payments for services. This is happening despite Project Veritas previously being audited […]

Andrew Cuomo: Right To Life, Pro-gun? Pack Your Bags!

Memo to New Yorkers: If you are an “extreme conservative” – as defined by Andrew Cuomo, that is – it’s time to pack your bags and leave; your governor says you “have no place in the state of New York.”   Saying “their problem is not me and the Democrats; their problem is themselves,” Cuomo spoke with “The Capitol Pressroom” on Friday:   “You have a schism within the Republican […]