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1982 Democratic primary: Koch-Cuomo III

1982 Democratic primary: Koch-Cuomo III

A look at the 1982 Democratic primary for governor of New York.

Several New York pols found on unclaimed funds list

Several New York pols found on unclaimed funds list

Cuomo family, Attorney General, and members of Congress all have "lost" money.

Exclusive: One-on-one with Preet Bharara

Exclusive: One-on-one with Preet Bharara

Don't miss this week's program as we have an exclusive sit-down interview with U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara.

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Nuclear power plant deal draws ire from both ends of the political spectrum

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A long-term energy plan by the Cuomo Administration that includes a nearly $8 billion dollar subsidy to two upstate nuclear power plants is being challenged from both ends of the political spectrum, and a lawsuit has been filed to try to stop the deal.

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No deal yet on special session

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Governor Cuomo and state lawmakers are still trying to put together a special session before the end of the year that could include a pay raise.

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Attorney General recommends fix to restrictive voting laws

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The state’s Attorney General has released a package of bills aimed at improving what he says is the state’s “arcane” and “ridiculous” voting laws that bar many potential voters from the ballot box.

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Potential special session discussed

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State lawmakers are considering whether to have a special session this month to vote on, among other things, a pay raise.

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Poll finds more acceptance of Trump among New Yorkers

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New Yorkers are evenly split on whether President Donald Trump will be good or bad for the state, according to a new poll.

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Boreas Ponds debate continues

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Should land be classified as "wild forest" or "wilderness?"

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Democrats now have 32 Senate seats, but do not yet control the chamber

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A spokeswoman for the Independent Democratic Conference issued a somewhat sarcastic response to the calls for unification, saying that Senator Stewart Cousins has not spoken to IDC Leader Senator Klein in over a month, and he has “no idea what her grand plan is for Democratic unity.”

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Cuomo vetoes draw response

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Governor Cuomo spent the early part of this week in a marathon bill signing, and vetoing, session. The governor rejected an unusually high number of bills and some supporters of the vetoed measures aren’t pleased.

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Cuomo dangles pay raise for lawmakers in exchange for passing his agenda

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Governor Cuomo is pressuring state lawmakers to come back in December for a special session that includes a number of reform items to address recent corruption scandals. He says in exchange, they could potentially be rewarded with a pay raise.

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Cuomo reacts to indictment of former aides and other former associates

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Governor Cuomo issued his first public comments since his former top aide and other former associates were indicted on corruption charges just before Thanksgiving.

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