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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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Have we seen the last of late state budgets?

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On-time for the second year in a row, we take a look at the state budget.

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Skelos talks budget and future of State Republican Party

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Senate Majority Leader Skelos talks budget and the future of the State Republican party.

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Republican special election win could spell more trouble for beleaguered Senate Democrats

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Senate Republicans are claiming victory in a too close to call special election in Brooklyn.

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Comptroller says budget on track, with reservations

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Governor Cuomo and lawmakers are deliberating behind the scenes on their remaining disagreements over the state budget, as unions and others expressed doubts about a recently approved pension reform plan.

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Outlook for Cuomo administration: partly cloudy

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As bills pass overnight, the transparency of the Cuomo administration is questioned.

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Three candidates on ballot in Republican primary race for US Senate

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Three candidates will be on the ballot in the Republican primary race for the US Senate seat now held by Kirsten Gillibrand.

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Oversight agency censures 13 local public authorities

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Public authorities are set up to serve the public good in some way.

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Drillers charge "fracking hysteria" helps enviros raise cash

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Why is there such a big fuss over fracking?

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Down to the wire on redistricting

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It's coming down to the wire on redistricting in New York.

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Democrats against reported redistricting deal

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As the redistricting battle nears an end, many Democrats are unhappy with a deal that’s reportedly being worked on.

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