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Former Governor Al Smith profiled in new book

Former Governor Al Smith profiled in new book

Chiles talks about "The Revolution of '28".

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Feels like campaign season

Molinaro, Nixon, Stefanik in the news.

One on One with Cynthia Nixon

One on One with Cynthia Nixon

Cynthia Nixon why she’s taken the plunge and is challenging the powerful incumbent in 2018.

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Weisenberg makes plea to stop OPWDD cuts

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The 2013-14 proposed state budget includes a $120 million worth of funding cuts for the Office for People With Developmental Disabilities.

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Despite early expectations, budget includes tax increase extensions

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The new state budget that lawmakers are enacting this week contains a tax package that includes both tax breaks and tax increases.

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Assembly Speaker says gun law provision could be delayed

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The Speaker of the State Assembly says a portion of New York’s gun control laws, set to take effect April 15th, may be postponed while talks continue on how to amend the provision.

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Fracking possibility concerns western Finger Lakes communities

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The possibility of hydrofracking has residents in western Finger Lakes communities concerned.

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Provision of gun law may be overturned

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Governor Cuomo confirms that he and legislative leaders are talking about changing the state’s newly enacted gun laws to rescind a ban on the sale of 10 bullet magazines.

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Silver says changes to 10 magazine limit in gun law under discussion

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The governor and legislative leaders are talking about amendments to the state’s new gun control laws.

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Cuomo throws cold water on budget pact before the weekend

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State lawmakers are hurrying toward getting a budget agreement in place, with a stepped up schedule of conference committees and meetings with Governor Cuomo.

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Queens Senator Peralta urges for inclusion of Dream Act in budget

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Queens State Senator Jose Peralta urges for inclusion of the New York Dream Act in budget.

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The Eliot Spitzer scandal five years later

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Many said he was on a path to the White House, but just 14 months after his inauguration New York Governor Eliot Spitzer resigned in disgrace.

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Mental health advocates protest some provisions of gun law

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Second amendment rights advocates, who have held rallies in Albany recently, are not the only group upset with portions of the state’s recently enacted gun law.

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