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Pay raise for lawmakers

Pay raise for lawmakers

Also, are there enough school psychologists in NY?

Senator-elect Biaggi discusses priorities

Senator-elect Biaggi discusses priorities

She stunned Jeff Klein in September.

Stewart-Cousins to become first woman to lead Senate

Stewart-Cousins to become first woman to lead Senate

Senator discusses priorities ahead of 2019 session.

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Cuomo releases casino bill

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Governor Cuomo released a bill to authorize three new gambling casinos in upstate New York, if the legislature agrees to his plan and overs approve it in the fall.

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Cynthia Nixon talks about Women's Equality Act

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As Governor Andrew Cuomo begins the push for his controversial Women's Equality Act, he received some help today from actress Cynthia Nixon.

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Jim Tedisco on Animal Advocacy Day

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Animal supporters lobbied their local legislators to raise awareness for the need to protect their favorite four-legged creatures.

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Rep. John Lewis talks about 'Bloody Sunday'

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Civil Rights Pioneer John Lewis talks about the struggles during the 1960s.

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Hundreds rally for stalled public campaign finance bill

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Hundreds gathered at the State Capitol to rally for public financing of political campaigns.

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Cuomo's tax free zones draw mixed reviews

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Governor Cuomo has been traveling the state promoting a plan to allow new businesses to go tax free for up to a decade if they locate near a State University campus.

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Sen. Savino explains IDC governing strategy

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Senator Diane Savino discusses the Independent Democratic Conference's governing strategy.

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Fracking not currently in NY's economic development plans

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Governor Cuomo, who still has not issued a decision on whether hydrofracking should be allowed in New York, is backing further away from the controversial gas drilling process in his economic development plans for the future.

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Buffalo Democrat leaves Assembly Democratic Conference

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Buffalo Assemblyman Michael Kearns announced today that he is leaving the Democratic Conference until Sheldon Silver steps down as Speaker.

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Trailblazer loses battle with breast cancer

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You may remember a story we brought you a year ago that focused on New York City resident Hallie Leighton, who suffered from Stage IV breast cancer.

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