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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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This week on NYN: Sexual harassment hearing, Amazon pulls plug

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Also, Cuomo's numbers fall in poll

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Senate hearing on climate change focuses on competing plans

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The New York State Senate began a series of hearings on climate change Tuesday. Democrats who lead the chamber back a measure to eliminate all greenhouse gas emissions in New York by 2050, but that may come into conflict with a program being pushed by Governor Andrew Cuomo.

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Single payer sponsors release new, improved plan

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Sponsors of a measure to create a single-payer health care system in New York offered a revised bill, but its future is uncertain. Governor Andrew Cuomo says the state might not be able to afford it.

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Cuomo blames Democrats in state Senate for uncertainty over Amazon project

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A report in the Washington Post says Amazon is considering pulling out of a deal to build its New York City headquarters, due to opposition from state and city elected officials who represent the Queens district where the company wants to build.

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Senate to hold anti-sexual harassment hearings Wednesday

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The New York State Senate will be holding hearings Wednesday on ways to fix the state’s anti-sexual harassment laws.

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Senate to hold anti sexual harassment hearings Wednesday

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The New York State Senate will be holding hearings Wednesday on ways to fix the state’s anti-sexual harassment laws.

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