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Malliotakis looks to become first female mayor of NYC

Malliotakis looks to become first female mayor of NYC

Assemblywoman faces September primary.

Outgoing SUNY Chancellor discusses legacy

Outgoing SUNY Chancellor discusses legacy

Nancy Zimpher talks with Karen DeWitt.

Should cat declawing be illegal?

Should cat declawing be illegal?

One Assemblywoman thinks so.

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Final legislative push underway

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Less than two weeks remain of session.

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State tax revenues lower

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The state budget’s been in place for just under two months, and already there are signs that tax revenues may be significantly lower than expected.

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Push continues for greater oversight of economic development contracts

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With under two weeks left in the legislative session, some New York lawmakers are pressing for reform of the state’s economic development contracting process, in light of a scandal that’s led to federal corruption charges against several former associates of Governor Andrew Cuomo.

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Animal Advocacy Day in Albany

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Dogs, birds and a pony come to the Capitol.

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Cuomo, Pelosi Rally to take back the House for Democrats

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Governor Andrew Cuomo is getting involved in New York’s Congressional races.

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Groups seek action in Albany to counter act Trump policies

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The New York State legislature is back at the Capitol for three weeks of meetings before the session ends later in June.

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Supporters want Constitutional Convention question on front of ballots

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Supporters of a constitutional convention in New York say the amendment deserves prominent placement on the November ballot. Opponents say the entire idea is too risky, and that the state should skip it.

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This week on NYN: What's next for the state legislature?

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Plus, Tonko holds town hall.

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New York's plan to combat climate change is still on track

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Governor Cuomo says he’ll sign an executive order committing the state to meet the Paris accord standards, calling President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the agreement “reckless” and “irresponsible.”

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SUNY Chancellor: Trump budget would be "devastating"

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The outgoing Chancellor of the State University system, says President Trump’s budget if it were to be enacted, would seriously hamper the chances for many of New York’s young people to attend college.

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