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Anti-vaccine rally draws hundreds in Albany

Anti-vaccine rally draws hundreds in Albany

RFK Jr. among the speakers outside the Capitol.

Senate Democrats "Stand Up" to President Trump

Senate Democrats "Stand Up" to President Trump

Bills take aim at his tax returns, possible pardons.

Families of limo crash victims push for more accountability

Families of limo crash victims push for more accountability

Senate hearing testimony focuses on Schoharie, LI incidents.

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Students rally to fix "TAP gap"

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Students in the public university systems rallied at the State Capitol to end what they say is a built-in flaw in the state’s student aid policies.

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Lawmakers react to spending limits set by State Comptroller

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The state Comptroller came out with revenue projections that will limit the ability to spend more money in the state budget.

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Advocates say there's money for schools , despite the budget gap

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There were some emotional moments as lawmakers and supporters of a school funding measure rallied at the Capitol to advocate for $4 billion dollars they say has long been owed to them under an order by the state’s highest court.

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Supporters say an independent budget office in Albany could curb political arguments

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Governor Andrew Cuomo and his Democratic colleagues in the legislature are at odds over an agreement on the amount of revenues New York has to spend on health care, education, and other items in the state budget, which is due in less than a month.

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Lake George's push to use less road salt

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50% reduction goal is set for 2020

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Economists warn of recession for New York and the nation in 2020

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Economists and financial forecasters, speaking at the state Capitol as part of an annual consensus forecast meeting on the state budget, are warning of an impending recession in New York and the nation.

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Senator Jackson: More funding needed for education

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Manhattan senator talks to our Karen DeWitt.

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Bill would ban Amazon-type deals in the future

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A week after the Amazon deal in Queens died, New York lawmakers want states to agree to stop using taxpayer money to lure big businesses.

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NYN Podcast: Lovett is leavin' it

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A conversation with departing reporter Ken Lovett.

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Are the rich fleeing New York over SALT?

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Governor Andrew Cuomo says changes to the federal tax code led to a growing state deficit and is causing some high-income earners to leave the state. But progressive groups, some Democratic state legislators, and even some millionaires are pushing back against that assertion, saying there’s no hard evidence that any wealthy New Yorkers are leaving.

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