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The only statewide candidate who is participating in a pilot public campaign finance program says it’s been slow going, but Republican candidate for comptroller Robert Antonacci expects to collect enough individual donors to qualify for the...
A new report from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection criticizes Chevron for withholding information after one of its natural gas wells near the West Virginia border exploded this year. The DEP admits the it is also to blame for...
NY releases half of 2014 statewide test questions NEW YORK (AP) — New York education officials have released half of the state's 2014 standardized math and English test questions. The material released Wednesday includes questions from...
This fall, every seat in the New York legislature will be on the ballot. Here in the 52nd Senate District – which includes Broome, Tioga, Chenango and parts of Delaware counties – two people are trying to unseat Republican incumbent...
Governor Cuomo is using money from his $35 million campaign war chest to pay for a criminal defense lawyer in a federal probe of his office. Critics say while it’s legal to do so, it’s not an appropriate use of campaign money. Cuomo...
For the first time in several years, New York has a surplus of $3 billion to $4 billion. Governor Cuomo says he’s still looking at options on how best to use it. The state has recently been the beneficiary of a windfall from major lawsuit...