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Governor Cuomo is telling the legislature to ‘take it or leave it’ over a new bill he’s released new bill outlining how to make teacher evaluations public.   Governor Cuomo says he introduced  legislation on the...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Residents in 24 New York school districts where budget proposals failed to win passage last month are voting for a second and final time.      Districts that fall short of votes again on Tuesday would have...
Governor Cuomo and legislative leaders say they've reached agreement on a bill to protect people with special needs and disabilities. Clarence Sundrum, the governor's Special Advisor on Vulnerable Persons, spoke with WXXI's Albany Bureau...
Senator Charles Schumer visited Cornell University Monday to announce that its particle accelerator will remain open. As The Innovation Trail's Matt Richmond reports, keeping the lab funded took some heavy lifting from New York's senior...
Governor Cuomo and state lawmakers seem determined that June 21st will be the last day of session.  The limited agenda for the remaining four days includes a bill to reform care for the disabled to curb abuses, and whether to make teacher...
Supporters and opponents of a plan to allow limited hydrofracking in New York’s Southern Tier region confronted each other at the state Capitol. For months, the Cuomo Administration has been signaling that it might permit the gas drilling...