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The fallout from Governor Cuomo’s new alliance with the progressive Working Families Party continues at the Capitol, with those who say they represent upstate interests dismayed at the development. Brian Sampson, with the business friendly...
Senate Democratic Leader Andrea Stewart Cousins says she’s talked to  Governor Andrew Cuomo about his pledge to help Democrats retake the State Senate. Senator Stewart Cousins says Cuomo reassured her of his dedication to ending the...
The left-leaning Working Families Party has endorsed Governor Andrew Cuomo, the Democrat running for re-election. But some members of the party weren’t happy with the choice. Hawkins, a perennial progressive candidate for office, sees that has...
Head of NY agency for the disabled resigns ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The head of the state agency responsible for care and services for 126,000 disabled New Yorkers has resigned. Laurie Kelley, former executive director of Ulster-Greene ARC, was...
State trooper Christopher Skinner was remembered at a funeral service at the First Baptist Church in the Town of Union Tuesday afternoon.  The 42 year-old Binghamton native was killed when a car struck him during a routine traffic stop last...
Democrats in the Senate say they are taking Gov. Cuomo at his word, that he will help them regain the majority in the Senate. But there are indications the governor might be walking back some of the promises he made at the Working Family Party...