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Blake on DNC Run; Working for Obama

Blake on DNC Run; Working for Obama

Bronx politician looking for DNC Vice-Chair spot.

Flanagan for governor?

Flanagan for governor?

Senate Majority Leader addresses speculation; talks budget.

NYN Throwdown: Lombardo v. Hutchins

NYN Throwdown: Lombardo v. Hutchins

Another nail-biter in our NYS trivia showdown.

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Watchdog group says Cuomo's spending cap doesn't add up

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A leading budget watchdog group is accusing Governor Cuomo of fudging the numbers in his state budget to appear to stay within his self-imposed 2% per year spending cap.

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Conference of Mayors against consolidation plan

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Call for increase in municipal aid.

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Refugee centers in New York face funding crisis

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A group of upstate lawmakers are asking the state to step in and fund refugee resettlement programs, that they say have been caught up in President Trump’s travel ban and the resulting chaos.

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Senate Leader disagrees with Cuomo's mandatory government consolidation plan

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The leader of the Senate Republicans says he’s against Governor Cuomo’s proposal to require local governments in each county to offer government consolidation plans to go before voters in November.

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Climate change activists want Governor Cuomo to do more

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Environmental groups are pushing Governor Cuomo to codify into law some of the steps he’s taken to protect the environment and cut down on pollution related to climate change.

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Push on to raise the age for state prison sentences for teens convicted of crimes

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Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie is pushing for a measure to stop treating 16 and 17-year-olds as adults in the state’s criminal justice system.

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Cuomo has now chosen all the sitting judges on the state high court

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Governor Cuomo has now chosen all the judges on the Court of Appeals, with both Democrats and Republicans pleased with his newest judge.

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NYN Throwdown: Lombardo v. Hutchins

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Another nail-biter in our NYS trivia showdown.

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Cuomo not ready to commit to sanctuary state legislation

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Governor Cuomo and the leader of the State Senate are not as enthusiastic about making New York a sanctuary state as are Assembly Democrats, who passed a bill earlier this week.

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Blake on DNC run; Working for Obama

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Bronx pol looking for DNC Vice-Chair spot.

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