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Speaker Silver says 'pension smoothing' is comptroller's call

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Longtime Democratic Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver (Manhattan) sat down with us this week to give his reaction to, among other things, Governor Cuomo's budget proposal.

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Bloomberg and Nolan clash on education

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Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Queens Assemblywoman Cathy Nolan got into a fairly heated exchange today at the joint budget hearing in Albany.

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Mayor Bloomberg jokes with Sen. Smith

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New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg had some fun with Queens Senator Malcolm Smith today before his testimony before the joint budget hearing in Albany.

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Budget Director discusses 2013-14 fiscal plan

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New York State Budget Director Bob Megna discusses Governor Cuomo's 2013 Budget Address.

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Minimum wage hike stands better chance in 2013

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Governor Cuomo has proposed raising the minimum wage as part of his budget plan, even though the increase would not cost New York State any money.

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Cuomo delivers budget address Tuesday

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Governor Cuomo’s annual budget presentation is slated for Tuesday. It comes as the State’s Comptroller, Tom DiNapoli, finds revenues are not coming to New York in quite the amount anticipated.

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NYN Special Edition: 2013 Budget Address

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Gov. Cuomo's $142 billion state budget focuses on economic development & social progress.

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Upstate community built around guns weighs its future

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Analysis of NY SAFE ACT and its potential impact on an upstate community built around guns.

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Mental health groups have concerns over parts of gun law

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Mental Health advocates have some concerns over portions of the gun control laws approved by Governor Cuomo and the legislature this week.

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Senate coalition passes first test

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The experimental governing coalition in the New York State Senate passed its first test, on the first full day of session, when Senators approved a sweeping gun control package urged by Governor Cuomo.

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