Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Gregory Meeks News

News on Gregory Meeks continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Yesterday | LongIsland.com

Governor Cuomo Announces $175 Million to Cover Local Governments' ...

Albany, NY - July 23, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced funding to cover local governments' costs to repair and rebuild infrastructure damaged by Superstorm Sandy.

Comment?

Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, US Politics, Nita Lowey, US News, Eliot Engel, US House of Representatives, Carolyn McCarthy, Democrat, Albany, NY

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Freshnews

Larry Scott Blackmon Named Vice President, Community and Government Affairs at FreshDirect

FreshDirect, a leading online fresh food grocer, announced today that it has named Larry Scott Blackmon Vice President, Community and Government Affairs.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Charles Rangel, Democrat, New York, NY

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Roll Call

Muslim on Capitol Hill: Staffers Look to Rebuild

As rain pelted the capital, more than 200 Muslim Americans gathered in the Cannon House Office Building to break their daily fast.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Tim Kaine, US Senate, Representative Keith Ellison, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Bill Pascrell, Peter King, Republican

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Washington Times

Rep. Gregory Meeks: European nations should sanction Russia

Rep. Gregory Meeks , New York Democrat, said Friday that European nations should place sanctions on Russia if it's found to be responsible for the Malaysian Airlines plan shot down earlier this week.

Comment?

Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Roll Call

Chairman: Ethics Committee Can Only 'Offer Up Advice'

Open government advocates and congressional watchdogs, frustrated with what they decry as a culture of corruption on Capitol Hill, would like to see the House Ethics Committee take more aggressive action on cleaning up Congress.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Michael Conaway, Republican, US House of Representatives, Don Young, Jean Schmidt, John Boehner, Democrat

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The New York Observer

State Senator Tony Avella Gets Support of Retail Workers' Union

State Sen. Tony Avella netted the backing of the large Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union in his bid for re-election against primary challenger John Liu - another show of support for the Independent Democratic Conference incumbent following a deal to reunite with Democrats.

Comment?

Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Representative Grace Meng, Democrat, Joseph Crowley, New York, New York Government

Wed Jul 09, 2014

LongIsland.com

Statement from Governor Andrew M. Cuomo on LIRR-MTA Labor Negotiations

Albany, NY - July 9, 2014 - "I want to thank the New York State Congressional Delegation for making it abundantly clear today that Congress will not act to bring about a labor settlement at the Long Island Rail Road.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Albany, NY

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Groong

ISTANBUL: Ankara criticizes 'anti-Turkish' bill on Christian properties

Hurriyet Daily News, Turkey June 28 2014 Ankara criticizes 'anti-Turkish' bill on Christian properties ANKARA Turkey has strongly criticized a U.S. House committee bill that directs the State Department to monitor the return of property confiscated from Christians in Turkey and the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.

2 comments

Related Topix: Turkey, World News, Middle East, US News, US Politics, Eliot Engel, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Sat Jun 28, 2014

The Hill

Rangel wrangled in potential ethics probe?

Potential ethics violations involving Rep. Charlie Rangel threaten to steal his spotlight after a hard-fought primary win earlier in the week.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Donald Payne, Emanuel Cleaver, Representative Henry "Hank" Johnson, Representative Marcia Fudge, Representative Hank Johnson

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Groong

AAA: House Foreign Affairs Cmte Passes Turkey Christian Churches Accountability Act

PRESS RELEASE June 26, 2014 ARMENIAN ASSEMBLY OF AMERICA Contact: Taniel Koushakjian Email: taniel@aaainc.org Phone: 393-3434 Web: www.aaainc.org HOUSE FOREIGN AFFAIRS COMMITTEE PASSES TURKEY CHRISTIAN CHURCHES ACCOUNTABILITY ACT H.R. 4347 Requires the U.S. Secretary of State to issue an annual report to Congress on the fate of Christian properties ... (more)

7 comments

Related Topix: Turkey, World News, Middle East, US News, US Politics, Brad Sherman, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Eliot Engel, Republican, Dana Rohrabacher

OpenSecrets

The Donkey That Abandoned "Racehorse" Rangel

Rep. Charles Rangel was re-elected this week by a razor-thin margin, but no thanks to his fellow Democrats.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Charles Rangel, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election, US Senate, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

Thu Jun 26, 2014

National Journal

Rangel Failed to Report All-Expenses-Paid Trip to China

Rep. Charles Rangel, who was publicly admonished four years ago by the Ethics Committee for accepting improper travel, has failed to report an all-expenses-paid trip he took to China last year.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Charles Rangel, Democrat, Donald Payne, Representative Marcia Fudge

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••