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NYN Podcast guest: Barb Bartoletti

NYN Podcast guest: Barb Bartoletti

Veteran good-government advocate discusses 2017 political season; past scandals .

Chairman Cox rips Cuomo's approach to State of the State

Chairman Cox rips Cuomo's approach to State of the State

GOP leader says Cuomo should be speaking directly to legislators.

Lawmakers return; State of the State history

Lawmakers return; State of the State history

State of the State regional tour ruffles feathers.

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Lawmakers react to Cuomo's budget plan

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Some state lawmakers are rejecting Governor Cuomo’s budget proposal to extend a tax on millionaires. The spending plan was outlined to some lawmakers at a lunch at the governor’s mansion, but won’t be available to the public until later this evening.

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Cuomo's budget due Tuesday

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Governor Cuomo is due to release his budget on January 17th. Revenues are down, and the repeal of Obama Care could cost the state billions of dollars. Karen DeWitt has a look at what to expect.

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Disabled groups seek money in budget to pay better wages

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Governor Cuomo is due to release his budget on Tuesday, and agencies that work with the intellectually disabled are among those hoping for more funds. They say they need help in order to pay their workers the new, higher minimum wage.

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Reviewing the State of the State

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Did Governor Cuomo help or hurt himself by taking a regional approach to the annual message?

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NYN Podcast guest: Barb Bartoletti

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Veteran good-government advocate discusses 2017 political season; past scandals .

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Cuomo addresses ethics lapses in final State of the State speech

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Governor Cuomo saved his ethics proposals for his last stop of his State of the State tour, in Albany, where he released a ten-point plan to address rampant corruption that has reached his own administration.

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Chairman Cox rips Cuomo's regional approach to State of the State

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GOP leader says Cuomo should be speaking directly to legislators

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Cuomo looks to counties to solve high property tax rates

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Governor Cuomo is pushing a plan that he says could cut property taxes in New York- by requiring county leaders to develop a cost-cutting plan, and let the voters decide whether it’s a good idea.

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Cuomo pushes for ride sharing services outside NYC

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Governor Cuomo is proposing that New York State allow ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft.

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Cuomo's State of State plans take him away from the Capitol

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Governor Cuomo’s doing something different with the State of the State this year. Instead of delivering a speech to lawmakers in Albany, who will have to approve his proposals, he’s giving six mini-speeches in three days all around the state. Legislative leaders will not be attending.

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