President Trump will be visiting Long Island Wednesday morning for a forum on MS-13. The trip has put law enforcement and local elected officials in the position of having to decide whether or not they want to attend the event. Advocates for immigrants are urging them not to.
New York Senator Chuck Schumer was on Long Island Monday advocating for Congress to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program, which he calls a much needed safety net.
A Newtown, Connecticut-based gun control group is calling on Speaker of the House Paul Ryan to allow a vote on dozens of pending gun control measures in Congress, in response to last week’s shooting at a school in Santa Fe, Texas.