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Gillibrand looks to revive struggling presidential campaign

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New York Senator spends a week campaigning in NH

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Cuomo continues to question safeguards in new immigrant driver's license law

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The first lawsuit has been filed against New York’s new law to permit undocumented immigrants to apply for driver’s licenses. Governor Andrew Cuomo condemned the legal proceeding but also continued to cast doubt on the effectiveness of the new law.

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Auto voter registration bill will have to wait until 2020

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A bill to allow automatic voter registration in New York failed in the final days of the legislative session, after a mistake in the language would have inadvertently allowed undocumented immigrants to vote.

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County clerks uncertain over implementing new drivers license law for undocumented immigrants

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New York’s County Clerks are meeting in Syracuse Monday to discuss a new law that requires county departments of motor vehicles to issue drivers licenses to undocumented immigrants.

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New leadership for NYS GOP

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Republicans come to Albany to elect Langworthy.

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Future uncertain for bill regulating CBD

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A bill currently before Governor Andrew Cuomo would regulate the sale of CBD products in New York State, and set up new rules for the state’s growing Hemp industry. Cuomo has not yet decided whether he’s going to sign it, potentially leaving what is now a legal gray area in limbo.

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Cuomo heads to Israel on economic and personal mission

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Governor Andrew Cuomo is on his way to Israel to carry out what he says is an economic mission. But Cuomo says the trip has a personal focus as well.

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McCall reflects on historic career

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First African-American statewide official

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Cuomo and legislative leaders say 2019 session includes many accomplishments

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The 2019 legislative session was among the most productive in several years, with the passage of bills that ranged from strengthening abortion rights to allowing undocumented immigrants to get driver’s licenses If you’re a liberal democrat, there’s a lot to like. But conservative Republicans are not as pleased.

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Lawmakers leave Albany

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2019 legislative session ends.

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