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Molinaro criticizes former Cuomo secretary

Molinaro criticizes former Cuomo secretary

Says Schwartz should be dismissed from MTA Board.

Cuomo, Hochul, James win Democratic primary

Cuomo, Hochul, James win Democratic primary

Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and governor's choice for attorney general win in Democratic primary.

Bitcoin Moratorium in Plattsburgh

Bitcoin Moratorium in Plattsburgh

Spike in electricity costs forced city to rein in miners.

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Cuomo takes hard line on teacher evaluations deadline

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Just two thirds of school districts in New York State have completed new teacher evaluation plans, one month before a deadline imposed by Governor Cuomo.

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Cuomo: let market forces determine best gambling locations

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In 2013, New Yorkers may get a chance to vote on whether they want to expand gambling in the state.

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UAlbany expands research into RNA

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Innovation Trail's Marie Cusick takes a look into the RNA research project at UAlbany.

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Cuomo says strengthen federal gun laws, close state loopholes

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Governor Cuomo says federal gun laws need to be strengthened to prevent more shootings like the one in Newtown Connecticut, but he says New York State’s assault weapons ban has loopholes that need to be closed.

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Cuomo, state leaders react to Newtown tragedy, call for gun measures

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Governor Cuomo is pledging to work for gun control in the wake of the shooting at the elementary school in Newtown Connecticut, calling it “yet another senseless and horrific act of violence involving guns.”

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Campaign finance reform likely a hot topic in 2013

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It now seems clear that 2013 will be the year in which campaign finance reform will be debated in Albany.

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Cuomo discusses campaign finance, the Senate, fracking

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Governor Cuomo says he will soon introduce legislation to regulate electioneering activities by some not for profits that have become increasingly influential players in funding political campaigns.

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Toll hikes possible agenda item for next thruway meeting

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The New York State Thruway Authority board is scheduled to meet again next Monday.

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Will there be fracking by February?

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The Cuomo Administration could be headed toward approval of hydrofracking in New York by the end of February, when a 90 day extension on a rule making process ends.

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Klein, Diaz: Conflicting views on chamber alliance

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Senators Jeff Klein and Ruben Diaz express differing views on new coalition government.

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