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New York State Assembly Leader Brian Kolb
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with New York Daily News Albany Bureau Chief Ken Lovett about state Assembly Minority Leader Kolb dropping out of the New York governor's race, and the impact of the arrest of star witness Todd Howe on Joe Percoco's trail in New York City.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about the news circulating around the state this morning.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about high-earners for the Governor's office, Republican challengers to New York Governor Andew Cuomo, and more.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about the sexual harassment allegations against Independent Democratic Conference Leader Joe Klein, the money in New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's campaign fund, and more.

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Today on Vox Pop, we're discussing the top news stories of 2017. Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News and Judy Patrick of The Daily Gazette join WAMC News Director Ian Pickus for the conversation. WAMC's Ray Graf hosts.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett about net neutrality, Eric Schneiderman raising money for Doug Jones, and Gov. Cuomo's reaction to a female reporter.

Governor Andrew Cuomo
Office of Governor Andrew Cuomo

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the Daily News about a new hire by the Cuomo campaign, and increased tensions between the mayor of New York and Governor Andrew Cuomo.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the Daily News about competition within the New York Democratic party, and discourse in Albany about raising taxes.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the Daily News about a sexual harassment accusation surrounding Gov. Cuomo's administration, and controversy with the NYC Housing Authority.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the Daily News about Republicans hopes for state elections in New York, and a candidate's promise to expose sexual harassment in the state legislature.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the Daily News about the 5 year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, and a new head of the state Democratic party.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about Laverne's Law regarding medical malpractice, and Governor Andrew Cuomo's closeness to the Green Party.

Senate Democratic Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins and other Senate Democrats at a press conference to advocate for a single payer health care system for New York.
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about the Manhattan District Attorney, Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins' push for more women in politics, and charter schools.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about the controversy around Columbus Day, and local Democrats dodging donations from Harvey Weinstein.

Office of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about Michael Gianaris' plan to have someone primary Jeff Klein, leader of the Independent Democratic Coalition, and the overturning of two major corruption cases.

Governor Andrew Cuomo
Office of Gov. Andrew Cuomo

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett about Governor Cuomo's Puerto Rico relief efforts and potential Republican competitors for the gubernatorial race next fall.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
Office of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the Daily News about Gov. Andrew Cuomo's opinion on a national deal on DACA, and a possible gubernatorial challenge by NYC Mayor Bill DeBlasio.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the Daily News about Democrats and Republicans fundraising for upcoming elections, and New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's potential gubernatorial run.

New York City Subways.
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about Governor Andrew Cuomo's efforts to resolve the MTA transit crisis before his reelection next year, and Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.  

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WAMC's Jim Levulis speaks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about the end of a special legislative session in New York, Governor Andrew Cuomo declaring a state of emergency in regards to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the expansion of ride-hailing services in upstate New York and Long Island.

Governor Andrew Cuomo
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about a vote in the U.S. Senate on the GOP healthcare bill, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo feuding with Representatives Chris Collins and John Faso, and opposition to the Child Victims Act within the New York State Legislature. 

New York City Subways.
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about a plan to temporarily tax the rich of New York State to help fix New York City's transit problem, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio's control over city public schools, and groups that oppose a state constitutional convention.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about former Vice President Joe Biden headlining a fundraiser for New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, the future of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's hold on city education, and Keith Ellison talking to mainline Senate Democrats about working with the IDC.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about upcoming elections for state representatives in New York, whether the Governor could get the Senate to go Democrat, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and control over city schools, and efforts to pass the Child Victims Act.

Penn Station
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about New York Governor Andrew Cuomo asking the Trump administration for help with Penn station and the leader of the IDC and his support for the head of the GOP.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about members of the state senate getting paid for positions they didn't hold and Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul wants to run again.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News discusses Governor Andrew Cuomo's possible presidential ambitions and opposition to the IDC (independent democratic conference).

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about NYS Senate aims to turn senate left and SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher's replacement.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's possible run for governor and criticism for Gov. Andrew Cuomo's free college tuition scholarship program.

The New York state Capitol
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett of the New York Daily News about the New York State budget and Governor Andrew Cuomo's ambitions.

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