Saturday, September 20, 2014

Follow us:
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Subscribe to this news feed 



Capital Tonight Interviews

All in Capital Tonight Interviews

From our Capitol Bureau

Judge Weighs In on Redistricting Language

In addition to voting for the major offices, voters this fall will decide on whether to approve what lawmakers *were calling an 'independent' redistricting commission. That commission would be tasked with drawing new district lines following the 2020 census. But this week, a judge struck down the word 'independent', saying the commission would not be that at all. Capital Tonight's Nick Reisman explains.

From our D.C. Bureau


Senate Votes This Week on ISIS Plan, House Approved Wednesday

The House approved a bill Wednesday to allow the United States to arm and train Syrian rebels to fight back against the militant group ISIS. Washington Bureau reporter Michael Scotto was in Washington this week while lawmakers went back and forth on how to respond to the group's violent actions. He has more on their reaction to the move.

09/18/2014 10:04 AM

More Political News


Last Night and What's Ahead - 9/17/14

Gov. Cuomo and opponent Rob Astorino are making their rounds leading up to November. Plus, what's in store for the future of immigrant children living in New York and should pharmacies be allowed to advertise tobacco products? Here's a look at last night and what's coming up at 8. 09/17/2014 03:31 PM


Lawmakers Divided on Obama's ISIS Plan

The House is preparing to vote on a measure to fight the militant group known as the Islamic State. But as our Washington Bureau Reporter Michael Scotto explains, many of President Obama's Democratic colleagues aren't on board with the plan. 09/17/2014 07:57 AM


John McDonald 09/16/14

Assemblyman John McDonald explains his legislation that would allow the sale of tobacco in pharmacies as long as the product was not on display. 09/16/2014 05:50 PM


The Insiders 09/16/14

The Insiders John McArdle and Jack O'Donnell 09/16/2014 05:47 PM


Marcos Crespo 09/16/14

Assemblyman Marcos Crespo tells us about the hearing held in Manhattan regarding immigrant children. 09/16/2014 05:45 PM ClientIP:,,, UserAgent: Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; Googlebot/2.1; + Profile: TWCSAMLSP Data Source: nHib. Cache Key ts_staNews10_sec1361_reg_1013 (76f3849934241f5208d5cfadb38c4ac9) hit