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GOP Chair optimistic on 2018 governor's race

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Republicans in the state of New York met for a planning session in Albany on Tuesday in advance of the 2018 campaigns, which will begin shortly.

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State Board of Elections decision to hand over voter data to Trump Administration sparks anger

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The state Board of Elections quietly voted this week to turn over some data on New York’s voters to a Trump Administration panel looking at whether there was mass voter fraud in the 2016 Presidential election.

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NYN Podcast: Fred LeBrun on "extreme politics"

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We discuss Cuomo, Trump, and 2020.

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1982 Democratic primary: Koch-Cuomo III

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This week on New York NOW we take a look back at one of the most entertaining political battles of the 20th Century.

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Supporters want Constitutional Convention question on front of ballots

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Supporters of a constitutional convention in New York say the amendment deserves prominent placement on the November ballot.

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Interview: Wall Street trader-turned-journalist on rural America's support for Trump

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Discusses cross-country trip through downtrodden towns.

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Blake on DNC run; Working for Obama

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Bronx politician looking for DNC Vice-Chair spot.

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Flanagan for governor?

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Senate Majority Leader addresses speculation; talks budget.

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Moreland hearing focuses on more alleged corruption

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The second public hearing held by Governor Cuomo’s commission to probe public corruption featured testimony from long time government reform groups.

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Scandal in NYS Assembly, Cuomo's DNC speech, upcoming primaries

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Watch video above for analysis of the latest news from Albany including the scandal involving Brooklyn Assembly member Vito Lopez (D-Brooklyn) and Governor Cuomo’s appearance at the Democratic National Convention.

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Wrapping up the political year

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Our Reporters Roundtable examines 2016.

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Growing number of vacancies in legislature likely to continue until 2015

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The New York State legislature now has eleven unfilled seats, after one Assemblyman resigned over a sexual harassment scandal, and another was expelled after being convicted of a felony.

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Three candidates on ballot in Republican primary race for US Senate

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Three candidates will be on the ballot in the Republican primary race for the US Senate seat now held by Kirsten Gillibrand.

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Remembering another historic upset

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Albany political machine toppled by journalist-turned-candidate

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Election Day recap

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A look back at the historic presidential election and status quo in state government.

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