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Politics and Elections

This week on NYN: Trump visit; Cuomo gaffe

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Governor criticized for saying "America was never great."

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Maloney says Cuomo's remarks were "stupid," but gets what the Gov meant to say

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New York Congressman from the Hudson Valley , Sean Patrick Maloney, who is also a candidate in the Democratic primary for Attorney General, is weighing in on Governor Cuomo’s controversial statement that American “was never that great."

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Cuomo offers context for saying "America wasn't that great"

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Governor Andrew Cuomo stirred some controversy Wednesday when he told an audience at a bill signing ceremony in Manhattan that America “was never that great.”

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Leecia Eve, candidate for state AG, says she'll fight against 'Orwellian' Trump

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Leecia Eve is one of four candidates running in the September 13th Democratic primary for State Attorney General.

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Bitcoin Moratorium in Plattsburgh

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Spike in electricity costs forced city to reign in miners.

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Board of elections votes to curtail some of it's chief investigator's powers

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Tempers flared at the New York State Board of Elections, where commissioners voted to limit the subpoena powers of the investigator in charge of enforcing campaign finance violations.

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Cuomo relishes latest fight with the NRA

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Governor Andrew Cuomo is making the rounds of national news programs now that he has become the target of a lawsuit by the National Rifle Association.

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New York State Education Department says its correcting a funding mistake

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The state education department has announced it made an error in the distribution of some federal funding that favored the state’s charter schools over public schools.

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James says she'd be an independent Attorney General, despite ties to Cuomo

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The Democratic frontrunner in the primary race for Attorney General, Tish James, says if she’s elected she’d be independent of her political ally, Governor Andrew Cuomo.

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One-on-one with Tish James

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We discuss anti-corruption views, independence from Cuomo

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