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Editorial Roundup: New York

Nov. 17, 2022 14:51 PM EST

Albany Times Union. November 15, 2022. Editorial: The Child Victims Act provided justice, but not for all The landmark legislation left behind untold numbers of people whose cases aren’t tied to deep-pocketed institutions. The massive judgment awarded...

Congress faces leaders in flux, big to-do list post-election

Nov. 14, 2022 06:06 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is returning to an extremely volatile post-election landscape, with control of the House still undecided, party leadership in flux and a potentially consequential lame-duck session with legislation on gay marriage, Ukraine and government funding. Newly...

Pelosi holds open option of another term as House Dem leader

Nov. 13, 2022 18:21 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — With control of the House still hanging in the balance, Speaker Nancy Pelosi stayed mum Sunday on her future plans but said congressional colleagues are urging her to seek another term as Democratic leader following a strong showing in the midterm elections. ...

Democrat Pat Ryan reelected to Congress in New York

Nov. 11, 2022 13:28 PM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Pat Ryan has won a full term representing part of New York’s Hudson Valley in Congress, becoming one of just a few Democrats in the suburbs around New York City to hold off Republican opponents in the midterm election. Ryan defeated Republican Colin...

Editorial Roundup: New York

Nov. 10, 2022 19:41 PM EST

New York Post. November 9, 2022. Editorial: Thank you, Lee Zeldin, for starting to build a viable NY Republican future Well done, Lee Zeldin. You brought issues that matter to the fore and Gov. Kathy Hochul will have to listen. Your coattails had huge national...

New York emerges as exception to strong election for Dems

Nov. 10, 2022 17:59 PM EST

While Democrats were celebrating a stronger-than-expected midterm performance across much of the U.S. this week, New York was emerging as a notable exception where losses and lackluster results prompted a round of soul-searching and finger-pointing inside the party. Republicans...

2022 midterms live updates: Latest election news from AP

Nov. 09, 2022 20:42 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Follow along for real-time, on-the-ground updates on the 2022 U.S. midterm elections from The Associated Press. Live updates — all times Eastern — are produced by AP journalists around the country. You can find updates from Election Night itself at this page....

McCarthy's quest to be speaker collides with GOP failures

Nov. 09, 2022 20:03 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The promise of a red wave receding, Republicans on Wednesday faced the stark reality that any return to power would mean presiding over a narrowly split Congress, and the party’s dismal performance weakened House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy as he reaches for the speaker's gavel....

GOP nudges closer to House win; Senate could hinge on runoff

Nov. 09, 2022 19:58 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans inched closer to a narrow House majority Wednesday, while control of the Senate hinged on a few tight races in a midterm election that defied expectations of sweeping conservative victories driven by frustration over inflation and President Joe Biden’s leadership....

Election takeaways, take 2: Congress control on knife's edge

Nov. 09, 2022 17:20 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wednesday was a day for sorting, sifting and framing of an expensive, exhaustive and highly negative midterm election campaign. And nothing was quite yet certain, most importantly which party would control Congress or whether majority power would be split between...