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6 Mid-Atlantic governors partner to figure out how to get "back to normal"

04.14.20 | Family Life News Team

Governors Wolf and Cuomo are among the group working on the plan. Tom Wolf says before moving forward, Pennsylvania will need to decrease infection rates. Governor Cuomo of New York insists monitoring cases numbers and testing will be...

NY Sen. Chris Jacobs picks up some major support in congressional bid

02.19.20 | Family Life News Team

President Trump tweeted Tuesday that Jacobs will fight for the people of New York and that he has the commander-in-chief's full endorsement. Jacobs says he's honored and humbled to receive the president's backing and will work to support his...

NY is not challenging a major cell merger

02.17.20 | Family Life News Team

State Attorney General Tish James says New York will no longer get in the way of T-Mobile's multi-billion-dollar merger with Sprint. A judge recently ruled in support of the deal, which James claimed would drive up prices for customers and hurt...

The Baseball Hall of Fame announces its class of 2020 today

01.21.20 | Family Life News Team

Former Yankees Captain Derek Jeter is considered to be a lock for induction in his first year of eligibility and could join former teammate, Mariano Rivera, as the only unanimous hall-of-famers in history. Candidates need 75% of the total...

Congressman Fred Keller announcces bid for reelection

01.08.20 | Family Life News Team

The Pennsylvania Republican was elected in a special election in May 2019 to fill the unexpired term of Congressman Tom Marino. The 12th District is the largest geographical district in the commonwealth, spanning 15 counties across central and...

Collins' attorneys request no jail time

01.08.20 | Family Life News Team

Former Congressman Chris Collins' attorneys are asking for no jail time for the ex-western New York representative. The U.S. Probation Office has recommended a year and a day behind bars, but Collins' lawyers have asked the judge to sentence him...

Gov. Cuomo vetoes bill to allow electric scooters and bikes across New York state

12.27.19 | Family Life News Team

State Senator Jessica Ramos says the move will delay New Yorkers from having access to alternative transportation options. The bill was overwhelmingly passed by lawmakers earlier this year, but Cuomo claims the legislation didn't include enough...

Sen. Toomey urges GOP colleagues to reconsider U.S.-Mexico-Canada deal

12.16.19 | Family Life News Team

The Pennsylvania lawmaker claims the deal strays from commitments to free trade.

Hundreds of students plan on walking-out of school today in Rochester

12.09.19 | Family Life News Team

The walk-out is to protest massive teacher lay-offs in the Flower City. 152 Positions are on the "chopping-block." The district says it has no other choice as it tries to dig itself out of a $30 million budget hole. The board of education will...

Gov. Cuomo issues a memo to merge state park police with state troopers

12.04.19 | Family Life News Team

The move is being done in part to address the soaring attendance numbers at parks across the Empire State. Age restrictions have been waived for park police officers allowing them to apply to become troopers if they meet fitness requirements...