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2 hrs ago |

Governor Cuomo Announces $95 Million to Build Affordable Housing Across the State

The low-interest loans and tax credits will build and preserve nearly 2,100 units of affordable housing and are expected to leverage more than $435 million in grants, loans and private resources.


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6 hrs ago | WIVB-TV Buffalo

Judge rejects challenge to SAFE Act

A trial-level judge has dismissed a challenge to New York's new gun law, rejecting legal claims that the law was pushed through the legislature improperly and that its restrictions violate the Second Amendment.


Related Topix: Guns, US News, Clarence Thomas, US Governors

9 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

Region escapes major flooding

Water remains over roads in several communities and flood warnings remain in effect along several rivers.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, US Governors, Weather, Lyndonville, VT, St. Johnsbury, VT

9 hrs ago | WVNY

NY Issues Flood State of Emergency

A press release says during state of emergencies, critical resources that are normally restricted to state use are mobilized to assist local governments.


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10 hrs ago |

Governor Cuomo Announces State Tax Department Secures Nearly $4...

Governor Cuomo Announces State Tax Department Secures Nearly $4 Billion Over Past Year Through Aggressive Efforts to Crackdown on Tax Evasion Albany, NY - April 16, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the State Department of Taxation and Finance's wide array of tax enforcement programs collected $3.9 billion in the past year, ... (more)


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11 hrs ago | North County Public Radio

Green groups pressure Cuomo on rail oil trains in NY

National environmental groups are putting the spotlight on Gov. Andrew Cuomo, over the issue of the expanding international oil distribution center, located just blocks from the State Capitol, at the Port of Albany.


Related Topix: US Governors, Albany, NY, Buffalo, NY, Syracuse, NY

14 hrs ago | WNED

Gun rights supporters rally in Buffalo

Not only were they waving signs and shouting against the law and Governor Cuomo, they were shredding assault weapon registration forms.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Governors

18 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

With new budget, Tax Foundation warms to New York

The fiscally conservative Tax Foundation says the recently enacted state budget "will broaden the bases, and lower the rates, and reduce the complexity of New York's flawed corporate tax code."


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Tue Apr 15, 2014


Paladino drops bid to woo Trump, will support Astorino

Paladino says Astorino, the Westchester County Executive, would make a "great governor."


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Wall Street Journal

Gov. Cuomo Releases Personal Tax Returns

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo received more than $188,000 in advance payment for writing a memoir set to be published this summer, according to tax returns released on Tuesday.


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CBS Local

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Signs National Popular Vote Bill

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation to enter New York in an interstate agreement to award its electoral votes to the presidential candidate who receives the majority of the popular vote.


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Daily Kos

What's the difference between Chris Christie and Andrew Cuomo? Nothing

NJ Gov. Chris Christie punishes critics by withholding money and closing bridges.


Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama


Crime Fighting Grants Announced for New York

New York Governor Cuomo announced Tuesday that 31 law enforcement agencies around the state will share a $1 million grant to reduce, solve, and prevent crime.


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The New York Observer

Morning Politics: 'I Would Want the Mayor at My Table'

Bill de Blasio may want to get around to picking a film commissioner, the New York Post reports: "New York City, which has more than quadrupled the number of TV series filmed in the city over the past 13 years, is at risk of losing that momentum to rival cities if City Hall doesn't move on a clear and positive filming policy."


Related Topix: New Times, Publishing, Media, US Governors

Albany Times Union

Bill would broaden adoptee rights

This week's episode of WMHT's "New York Now" features Matt Ryan's report on a piece of legislation that would allow adoptees to obtain their original birth certificate at age 18. It would also give the biological parents the option to make some type of contact information available.


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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Your News Now

Syracuse business leaders say Cuomo's tax plan gives them 'bit of optimism'

Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivered his sermon Monday on the need for government frugality to a group hardly in need of conversion -- business leaders.


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WIVB-TV Buffalo

Cuomo taps Astorino rival for NY elections board

Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo has picked a former rival of his Republican opponent to serve on New York's Board of Elections, a watchdog group that will play a vital role in the fall elections.


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Funding to Transform NY's Health Care System Announced

A press release says an $8 billion waiver from the federal government, generated through the Medicaid Redesign Team , will allow New York to transform the state's health system, bend the Medicaid cost curve, and ensure quality care for all Medicaid members.


Related Topix: New York, New York Government, US Governors

Hat City Blog

All hail Mark Boughton the hypocrite

Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton has chosen "People Over Politics" as the slogan for his 2014 campaign for Connecticut governor, but on two critical issues, he's not living up to that promise.


Related Topix: Danbury, CT, Guns, US Governors

The Washington Post

The big losers in NYC charter fight: students with disabilities

With big bucks from Wall Street supporters behind her, charter network operator Eva Moskowitz won a fight she started with New York Mayor Bill de Blasio over charter schools.


Related Topix: US Governors, New York, NY, Michael Bloomberh, Education