liz krueger http://wamc.org en Senate Democrats: More Reasons Than Ever To Adopt Reform Bills http://wamc.org/post/senate-democrats-more-reasons-ever-adopt-reform-bills <p>New York Democrats pressing for bills to reform the state’s campaign finance system, say the US Attorney’s investigations into a panel controlled by Governor Andrew Cuomo might help spur action on their measures. Tue, 06 May 2014 22:06:00 +0000 Karen Dewitt 89833 at http://wamc.org Senate Democrats: More Reasons Than Ever To Adopt Reform Bills Next In NYS: Legal Marijuana? http://wamc.org/post/next-nys-legal-marijuana <p></p><p>A bill that would legalize recreational marijuana in New York State was introduced last week. The measure would regulate the sale of pot and tax it, treating it similarly to alcohol.&nbsp; Proponents are cautiously optimistic that the governor might see the plan in a favorable light.</p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 17:33:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 80035 at http://wamc.org Next In NYS: Legal Marijuana? The Capitol Connection #1249 http://wamc.org/post/capitol-connection-1249 <p></p><p>Host Alan Chartock is joined by Democratic New York State Senator Liz Krueger. They discuss the new power-sharing coalition in the Senate, the chances of raising the minimum wage, and Sandy relief.</p><p> Sat, 08 Dec 2012 03:30:00 +0000 Alan Chartock 53436 at http://wamc.org The Capitol Connection #1249