North country congresswoman Elise Stefanik voted Thursday to support a waiver for the former commander of the 10th Mountain Division, retired General Lloyd Austin. The waiver allows the Senate to consider the nomination of Austin for Secretary of Defense.
North country congresswoman Elise Stefanik criticized President Biden Thursday for Biden’s decision to halt construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline. Stefanik called the president’s action “irresponsible” and “job-killing.”
North country congresswoman Elise Stefanik is the target of a new online ad from the anti-President Trump group “The Lincoln Project.” The ad ties Stefanik to the January 6 insurrection at the Capitol building in Washington, D.C.
The accused killer of a Fort Drum soldier was due in New Jersey Thursday night, where he will face murder and kidnapping charges. Jamaal Mellish, 23, was moved from the Oneida County jail Thursday, after waiving extradition.
Supporters of President Trump stormed the Capitol Wednesday, forcing members of Congress to evacuate the Senate and House chambers as they were starting to debate the outcome of November’s presidential election.
When we look back on 2020, we'll likely remember two things - first, the pandemic. But also politics. For the people running for office, and all of us voting, it was a year like no other. Scott Atkinson gives us a look back at the last year in politics.