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New York News
7:45 pm
Mon January 6, 2014

Congressman Says Medical Marijuana Plan Makes Sense

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North Country Congressman Democrat Bill Owens says he has no objection to Governor Cuomo’s plan to allow some hospitals in New York to dispense medical marijuana. 

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New York News
6:06 pm
Mon December 23, 2013

Taxes A Focal Point In 2014 Session

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One of the top issues of the 2014 New York legislative session will be taxes. While Governor Andrew Cuomo wants to cut taxes, some, including New York City Mayor -elect Bill de Blasio, want to raise them.

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New York News
3:45 pm
Thu December 19, 2013

Comptroller Says New York Probably Can Afford Tax Cuts, But Just Barely

New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli says he’ll need to see more details and end of the calendar year state revenue figures before deciding whether the state can afford $2 billion in new tax cuts that Governor Cuomo is likely to propose.

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New York News
1:15 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

Cuomo: Fracking Decision Could Wait Until After Elections

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New York Governor Cuomo says he may not decide whether the state should go ahead with hydrofracking for natural gas  until after the November 2014 elections.

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New York News
6:10 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Cuomo Criticizes Lawmakers Fighting Subpoenas On Outside Income

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has some harsh words for state lawmakers who are fighting his commission in court over subpoenas that would force legislators to reveal their outside business with legal clients.

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New York News
6:12 pm
Fri November 22, 2013

Cuomo Appears To Distance Himself From Common Core

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Is New York Governor Cuomo backing away from his support for the new Common Core curriculum in schools?  In recent days, Cuomo seems to have cooled from his initial endorsement of the rapid transition to the adoption of the national education standards.

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New York News
12:10 pm
Tue November 19, 2013

Cuomo's Job Performance Hits All-Time Low In Poll

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s approval rating is the lowest it’s been since he’s been governor, according to a new poll. The Siena College survey also finds many New Yorkers are satisfied with the implementation of the new Common Core standards in schools. 

      

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New York News
12:35 pm
Mon November 18, 2013

Cuomo's Job Performance Hits All-Time Low In Poll

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s approval rating is the lowest it’s been since he’s been governor, according to a new poll. 

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New York News
3:36 pm
Mon September 30, 2013

Opposition To Gambling Amendment Heats Up

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Another anti-gambling group has released a study debunking New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s and the legislature’s claims about the benefits of permitting more casino gambling in the state.

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North Country News
12:30 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

Cuomo Advises Sheriffs Not to Choose Laws to Enforce

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says law enforcement officials must enforce the gun control law known as the SAFE Act enacted earlier this year. But sheriffs say the law must be reworked.

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