NEW YORK, Sept 10- Nearly three-quarters of Americans are willing to pay increased taxes or tolls to fund roads and other transportation infrastructure, according to a survey from HNTB Corp to be released on Monday that was seen by Reuters. At the polls in November, voters in Illinois and New Jersey approved measures that require new revenues from...
WASHINGTON, Sept 6- President Donald Trump is set to meet with New York and New Jersey state and congressional officials, including Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, at the White House on Thursday about the " Gateway Project" to build a new tunnel under the Hudson River, two sources confirmed on Wednesday. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey...
U.S. Senator Bob Menendez finally faces trial next week in a case whose verdict could sway the balance of power in Washington.
NEW YORK, Aug 3- Officials at New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced leadership appointments on Thursday as the agency embarks on an emergency plan to fix New York City's subway system, the country's largest. MTA Chairman Joseph Lhota, who took the helm in June, said Patrick Foye would join the agency as president after Foye leaves his...
NEW YORK, Aug 1- New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said on Tuesday they will replace two top executives at the powerful bi-state agency that controls many of the region's most critical transportation assets. Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Executive Director Pat Foye, whom Cuomo appointed to the authority in 2011,...
Chris Christie caught a foul ball from his seat at Citi Field during the Mets-Cardinals game on Tuesday night.
Chris Christie caught a foul ball at Citi Field during the Mets-Cardinals game on Tuesday night. He was booed at the stadium.
Tight revenues and uncertainty about the impact of federal tax and budget policies has ignited the worst state budget battles since 2007.
Ken Langone says the media "encourage people to believe" that the election process "is bad."
"Some of the politics we see now, we thought we put that to bed," former President Barack Obama said.
Trump claims the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server was "obviously a fix."
At this point, even President Donald Trump doesn't know who the next Fed chair will be, Politico's Ben White says.
An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.