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WATCH our documentary on Andrew Cuomo

A look back at his first two terms.

New hole emerges in the budget

New hole emerges in the budget

NYS tax receipts $2.3 billion lower than projected.

Big week for Senate Democrats

Big week for Senate Democrats

RHA and Dream Act pass.

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Cuomo's third term : socially liberal, fiscally conservative?

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Governor Andrew Cuomo begins his third term in office January 1, with a planned address on Ellis Island, the site of major immigration to the United States during the 20th Century. The governor’s next years in office will likely be spent seeking a more progressive agenda than he has in the past.

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Cuomo's budget numbers get mixed reviews

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There have been numerous reactions to many of the policy items in Governor Andrew Cuomo’s state budget. But how did the governor’s budgeting skills measure up? Two budget watchdog organizations are giving him mixed reviews.

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Legislature to hold hearings on sexual harassment February 13

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The New York State legislature has announced it will hold hearings on February 13th on sexual harassment in state government. The announcement was hailed by a group of women who have experienced or reported being victims of sexual harassment by state lawmakers.

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This week on NYN: State of the State/Budget analysis

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Also, Democrats pass voting reforms

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Busy day at Capitol features governor's budget and transgender rights

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The New York State legislature for the first time, granted civil rights to transgender New Yorkers. Governor Andrew Cuomo also released his $175 billion budget plan, on a busy day at the State Capitol.

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WATCH Governor Cuomo's State of the State Address

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Budget plan also released.

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New York State Legislature acting on early voting, transgender rights

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The Senate and Assembly are approving measures to expand the window in which New Yorkers can vote in elections, from one day to eleven days. The action comes at the start at what is anticipated to be a busy week at the State Capitol, that includes the release of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s budget plan.

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Historic week in the senate

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Suffolk Co. Exec. Ballone joins us in-studio

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Resentments remain over pay hike for lawmakers

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Democratic state legislators are beginning the New Year with some resentment towards Democratic governor Andrew Cuomo over a deal that gives them a big raise – but comes with several strings attached.

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Democrats take the State Senate, but will it be a smooth ride?

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On January 9th, Democrats will officially take over the State Senate for only the third time in more than a century.

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