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White House Correspondent Ken Walsh on "Ultimate Insiders"

White House Correspondent Ken Walsh on "Ultimate Insiders"

New book looks at White House Photogs.

A dead-end road out of the USA

A dead-end road out of the USA

Group in Plattsburgh seeks to aid refugees.

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Lawmakers show support at NARAL Pro-Choice lobby day

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On Tuesday, NARAL Pro-Choice had their annual lobby day in Albany.

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Senate Democrats press minimum wage hike

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Democrats in the State Senate held a forum promoting a hike in the state’s minimum wage, while a conservative group says there’s already a government program in place that boosts the earnings of low wage workers well above the current minimum standard.

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Pro-Choice groups seek Cuomo's support on Reproductive Rights Law

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Pro-choice advocates promoting the women’s reproductive health act say they are counting on Governor Andrew Cuomo to help the bill become law this year.

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Preservationists oppose fracking

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An historic preservation group is weighing in on hydro fracking for the first time, and they don't like what they say they’ve been learning about the gas drilling process.

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Cuomo administration auctions over 450 used cars and trucks

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Governor Cuomo’s administration is conducting the largest ever online and in person auction of over 450 used cars and trucks as part of what they call a fleet reduction- to try to save money and cut down on government excess.

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Canestrari on retirement and hopes for the Assembly

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The Assembly chamber is made up of 150 members, so it’s not surprising to see a new makeup of legislators every two years.

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Adirondack school stays open by welcoming international students

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Adirondack school pushes for bill to allow international students to study beyond 1-year.

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Reform groups press Cuomo on campaign finance reform

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Governor Cuomo, in his State of the State message, said he wants to reform a campaign finance system that he says has led to New York ranking 48th in the nation for voter turnout.

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Immigrants push for New York DREAM Act

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The NY DREAM Act - legislation aimed at helping young immigrants pay for higher education.

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Policy experts analyze state budget

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Top policy experts offer detailed analysis of the recently enacted state budget.

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