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New York's lieutenant governor will lead a Rochester business organization when he steps down at the end of the year.

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New York’s Lieutenant Governor hit the road Tuesday to promote the plan now known as Start-Up New York. Speaking in Oswego, Robert Duffy said the Cuomo administration’s plans to encourage businesses with tax-free incentives if they operate on existing state property, including SUNY campuses, would be a boon to upstate.

Host Alan Chartock is joined by New York Lieutenant Governor Robert Duffy, the former mayor and police chief of Rochester. They discuss the executive budget, hydrofracking, and mandate relief.

Host Alan Chartock is joined by New York Lieutenant Governor Robert Duffy, the former mayor and police chief of Rochester. They discuss the work of the Cuomo administration, fracking, regional economic development, and the recent scandals in the Legislature.