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4 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

This Week in Politics: The de Blasios' Roman Holiday

It's summer in the city - but the pace of city and state government is not slowing down.


Related Topix: US Governors, New York

8 hrs ago | Left At The Gate

Saturday Morning Casino News and Notes

An effort is underway to overturn the local approval for Genting's Tuxedo casino proposal; part of a drive to block any casino from being constructed in Orange County.


Related Topix: US Governors, Sullivan County, NY, East Greenbush, NY

12 hrs ago | National Review Online

Christine Sisto: Astorino Bets New Yorkers Want to Stop Common Core

In his bid to unseat Governor Cuomo, Astorino wants to create a ballot line called "Stop Common Core."


Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, US Governors, US News, Senator Rand Paul, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio

16 hrs ago | Washington Times

Pot reluctance: Presidential hopefuls get skittish talking about weed

It's a little hazy. Political observers say presidential hopefuls in both parties are increasingly reluctant to weigh in on the legalization of marijuana, either for medicinal or recreational use.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Business Insider, US Governors, New York, Martin O'Malley

20 hrs ago | NY1

Queens/LI Rep. Who Runs Democrats' Effort to Regain House Always On the Go

By day, Rep. Steve Israel is a New York lawmaker, but by night, he is the brains behind the Democratic Party's operation to win more congressional seats, and in between, he's writing a book on his iPhone making fun of it all.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Steve Israel, Immigration Reform, Queens, NY, New York, NY, US Governors

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Item

NJ, NY governors gave $1.5B in Port Authority funds to non-agency projects over decades

A non-profit that aims to preserve Hispanic culture through dance performances got $1 million.


Related Topix: Harlem (New York, NY), Transportation, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, US Governors


Cuomo Yet to Indicate Whether He'll Sign Port Authority Reform Bill

A bill that aims to reform the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which comes in the wake of the "Bridgegate" George Washington Bridge scandal, has passed both houses of the state legislature, but so far, Governor Andrew Cuomo has refused to say whether or not he will sign it.


Related Topix: Transportation, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, US Governors, Fort Lee, NJ, Chris Christie

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Astorino to Cuomo: Let's have 8 debates

Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino on Thursday challenged Gov. Andrew Cuomo to eight regional debates between now and Election Day, saying Cuomo owes the public an open discussion about his record.


Related Topix: US Governors, US News, Westchester County, NY, US Politics

Albany Times Union

Don't miss this week's episode of "New York Now," the award-winning coproduction of WMHT and the Times Union.


Related Topix: US Governors, Marijuana

Albany Times Union

Hochul meeting leaves Diaz feeling unfulfilled

In the latest installment of his "What You Should Know" email series, Sen. Ruben Diaz Sr. offers a rueful description of LG candidate Kathy Hochul's meeting with Hispanic elected officials in the Bronx.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, Abortion, US Governors


ItCH: Schumer Schools Cuomo over Stalled LIRR Talks

It was an odd sight yesterday as the head of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Tom Prendergast, ambled down to Washington to ask Congress to step in and break a contract impasse with the Long Island Rail Road unions.


Related Topix: Transportation, Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Railroads, US Governors

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Cuomo Seeks to Ensure LIRR Strife Won't Harm Re-Election

As a strike that would shut down the biggest U.S. commuter-rail system looms, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is seeking to ensure that the Long Island Rail Road labor dispute doesn't damage his re-election bid.


Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Charles Rangel, Democrat, US Governors, Hofstra University

WSTM-TV Syracuse

Outpouring of community support after deadly tornado in Madison County

The Madison County community is coming together to help their friends and neighbors who were impacted by the tornado that hit Smithfield on Tuesday night, which killed four people.


Related Topix: US Governors, Entertainment

Poll: Cuomo Maintains Strong Lead Over Astorino

Written by Alfred Branch Incumbent Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo continues to hold a strong, 35-point lead over Republican gubernatorial challenger Rob Astorino, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal .


Related Topix: US Governors, Westchester County, NY, Marist College, Howie Hawkins

WHEC-TV Rochester

The history of tornadoes in New York State

Governor Andrew Cuomo is coming under fire for something he said during a visit to central New York.


Related Topix: US Governors, New York, Weather, Madison County, NY, Corfu, NY

WSYR-AM Syracuse

Governor In Town For Inner Harbor Project

The ceremony is set for Thursday afternoon at the Inner Harbor, a former industrial section of the city that's connected to the Erie Canal system.


Related Topix: US Governors, Syracuse, NY

WSJ Media and Advertising

Betting Big on Cuomo's Memoir With 200K Copies

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Book, "All Things Possible: Setbacks and Success in Politics and Life," Will Have an Initial Print Run of 200,000 Copies Will at least 200,000 people want to purchase New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's forthcoming memoir? His publisher, HarperCollins, is betting on it.


Related Topix: US Governors, US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Advertising

Governor Cuomo Announces Over $185 Million in Homeland Security Grants

The funding will support critical infrastructure protection, sustain anti-terrorism programs in New York City, and enhance core emergency preparedness and response functions in counties statewide.


Related Topix: US Governors, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

The New York Observer

Robert Jackson Rips Andrew Cuomo and Bill de Blasio, Cheers on Zephyr Teachout

Former Washington Heights Councilman Robert Jackson-a challenger to State Senator Adriano Espaillat-blasted Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio last night on education issues, while rooting for Mr. Cuomo's longshot primary opponent Zephyr Teachout.


Related Topix: US Governors, Washington Heights, NY

Albany Times Union

Day 9, Little Falls to Amsterdam a " Tornado

"The National Weather Service just confirmed this was a tornado through Madison county," said Governor Andrew Cuomo, in a press conference on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Weather, US Governors