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Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner faces voters for the first time since making waves with pointed policy critiques aimed at fellow Democrat Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Miner faces two challengers in a primary Tuesday, joining incumbent mayors in Buffalo and...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's corruption-fighting commission is asking all state lawmakers to reveal their private law firm clients for the first time. In a letter obtained by The Associated Press, the Commission to Investigate Public...
The Environmental Committee Chairs in the legislature have proposed a $5 billion dollar environmental bond act, to be voted on in November 2014. But, at an Assembly hearing on the state’s environmental budget, advocates say a bigger concern is...
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will speak next month at Cornell University. Cornell officials say Bush will join State University of New York Chancellor Nancy Zimpher for an event on education on Oct. 24. The event is being...
The Burmese Community Support Center on Buffalo’s Westside aims to assist the city’s large Burmese population. What makes the center unique is that it’s run by the Burmese community. Client Services Coordinator Chan Thu says the...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Assembly plans to hold a hearing on a proposed $5 billion environmental bond for upgrades and repairs to water and sewage systems. Assemblyman Robert Sweeney, who chairs the Environmental Conservation Committee,...