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Gillibrand looks to revive struggling presidential campaign

Gillibrand looks to revive struggling presidential campaign

New York Senator spends a week campaigning in NH.

McCall reflects on historic career

McCall reflects on historic career

First African-American statewide official.

Abandoned cemeteries becoming a fiscal issue for towns

Abandoned cemeteries becoming a fiscal issue for towns

Annual fund from budget almost depleted.

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Reform groups: Scrap JCOPE

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A national report finds that New York State’s ethics panel is among the worst in the nation. Reform groups say that’s not news to them, and have called for an overhaul of the commission.

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Voter registration lead time time shortened in time for 2020 Presidential primaries

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This week the state’s Democratic party leaders to greatly shorten the lead time before voters can register to cast a ballot in the 2020 Presidential primaries.

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This week on NYN: Trump's tax returns, new GOP leadership

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One month left in the legislative session.

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Lawmakers and survivors speak out before 2nd hearing on sexual harassment

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The second hearing on sexual harassment in New York State government will be held Friday in New York City. Ahead of the hearing, a group of former legislative staffers who say they have been victims of harassment joined lawmakers to introduce bills to strengthen New York’s laws.

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Legislature takes steps that could impact President Trump

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The New York State legislature took final action on measures that could be used against President Trump and his associates, including a back door way for Congress to view the President’s tax returns.

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Langworthy takes over the GOP

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There’s going to be a change at the top in the state’s Republican Party. Erie County GOP Chair Nick Langworthy has gathered the support of the majority of county chairs and will be replacing Ed Cox In July. The two met with the media to talk about the transition.

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Cruz: It's time to let undocumented immigrants get a driver's license

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Queens Assemblywoman is first DREAMer elected to Assembly

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New bill on legalizing marijuana introduced in New York State legislature

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After the failure to include legalized recreational marijuana in the New York State budget earlier this year, sponsors of the legislation say they are introducing a new bill that they hope stands a better chance at becoming law.

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Anti-vaccine rally draws hundreds in Albany

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RFK Jr. among the speakers outside the Capitol

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"Stand up to Trump" bills advance in State Assembly

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Two bills that challenge President Donald Trump and his policies are advancing in the New York State Assembly.

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