Firebrand Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., called out "racial injustice, colonization, misogyny" as she helped nominate progressive Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-VT., to be the 2020 Democratic presidential nominee.
Local lawmakers stood with postal workers to protest what they are calling an attack on our democracy by President Donald Trump.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's outrage over a Republican lawmaker's verbal assault has broadened into an extraordinary moment on the House floor.
Freshman U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won her Democratic primary Tuesday, but election night ended with uncertainty over the outcomes of several other New York congressional races featuring other young insurgents.
It's Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's turn to defend her record and battle accusations that she's lost touch with her district.
Democratic members of the state’s Board of Elections filed an appeal Wednesday of a federal judge's reinstatement of the New York presidential primary.
New York lawmakers are demanding federal 'Disaster Funeral Assistance' to help the families of coronavirus victims bury their loved ones.
Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden should “at a bare minimum” talk specifics about providing health care for everyone if he hopes to build enthusiasm for his campaign against President Donald Trump, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez told The Associated Press.
“Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda is joining U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a public service announcement aimed at getting New Yorkers of all backgrounds, including immigrants, to participate in the once-a-decade head count.
President Trump said that Freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will run against New York Senator Charles Schumer for his seat.
18 of 21 MTA board members voted Wednesday in favor of hiring 500 additional MTA Police officers to patrol subways and Long Island Railroad and Metro-North platforms in the coming year.
Years ago, a New York City taxi medallion could fetch a price well over $1M, but according to an investigation by the New York Times, a handful of taxi industry leaders profited by artificially inflating medallion prices and issuing reckless loans to drivers. Now, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is adding her name to a growing list of lawmakers that also includes Rep. Nydia Velasquez and Rep. Carolyn Maloney, who support a financial rescue package for New York City’s taxi drivers.
Following Tiffany Caban's victory in the Democratic primary for Queens district attorney, can progressive Democrats translate smaller victories like hers and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's into national victories?