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One-on-one with Tish James

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Growing opposition to Cuomo's disabled reform measure

Posted by Karen DeWitt on

There’s growing opposition in the legislature to Governor Cuomo’s top end of session priority, enacting a new agency to curb abuse of the mentally and physically disabled at state run centers. Opponents, though, say the proposed new entity does not go far enough.

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Cuomo rescinds food stamp fingerprint requirement

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Governor Cuomo announced Thursday that he’s rescinding a state regulation that requires food stamp recipients be fingerprinted, saying the poor and hungry are not criminals.

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Teachers, school boards see disturbing trends in school vote outcome

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Governor Cuomo is pleased with the outcome of Tuesday’s state wide school budget vote, but teachers and school board leaders see some disturbing trends.

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Will Cuomo spurn the Legislative Correspondents Association Show again?

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This coming Tuesday May 22 is the 111th annual Legislative Correspondents Association Show.

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Lawmakers agree to change primary date from September 11th

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The state’s September primary is going to be delayed by two days, now that the legislature has agreed to move the date from Tuesday September 11th to Thursday September 13th.

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Movie stars rely on Albany startup to hone their online images

Posted by Marie Cusick on

A small startup based in Albany has managed to help some of Hollywood's biggest celebrities protect and promote their own online images.

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Conference Leader Sampson, Democrats 'won't be outworked'

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Democratic Conference Leader John Sampson has sights set on reclaiming senate majority.

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A domestic violence survivor's story, new bill proposes 'justice' for survivors

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Bill would give domestic violence survivors convicted of crimes related to abuse ‘justice'

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Cuomo calls Obama's gay marriage support a 'major advancement'

Last Updated by Karen DeWitt on

Governor Cuomo, who won national praise and attention for championing the passage of same sex marriage in New York, calls President Obama’s support of gay marriage a “major advancement for equal rights in this country.”

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Sampson on 'evolving' same-sex marriage views

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President Barack Obama made news Wednesday, when he told Robin Roberts of ABC, that he believes 'same-sex couples should be able to get married.'

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