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Governor Cuomo released a bill to authorize three new gambling casinos in upstate New York, if the legislature agrees to his plan and overs approve it in the fall. Governor Cuomo has been pushing the plan for upstate casinos as an economic...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency's Inspector General plans to investigate what actions are being taken to reduce methane leaks from natural gas pipelines. The IG says in memo dated Monday that they will review data and...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York lawmakers have voted to suspend the licenses of young drivers for 60 days when they're caught texting or using a hand-held cell phone while on the road. The traffic violations already carry fines. The legislation...
Governor Cuomo is finally releasing legislation for his 10 point women’s agenda. It includes a provision to codify the  abortion rights in the federal Roe v Wade decision into New York law. The governor says he’s been offered...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman will require political groups that use millions of dollars in so-called "dark money" provided by unnamed donors to disclose how they raise and spend their increasingly...
There’s three weeks to go in the legislative session, and advocates are pushing hard for two of Governor Cuomo’s agenda items- translating the federal abortion rights in the Roe v. Wade decision into New York law, and enacting public...