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Governor Andrew Cuomo delivered one of the longest State of the State speeches in New York state history on Wednesday, January 9, 2013. The address covered the Governor's proposals on gun control, minimum wage, the expansion of gambling in New...
The Governor’s 2013 State of the State speech will spend some time on what was perhaps the biggest event of 2012, Superstorm Sandy. Cuomo, in the days leading up to his speech, has heard reports from three post-storm related commissions that...
Binghamton city and Broome County officials hosted a press conference today marking the second anniversary of the Tucson, Arizona. The purpose of the event was to express support for actions proposed by the organization Mayors Against Illegal Guns....
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - Nearly 150 firearms have been turned in as part of a gun buy-back program held by police in the Ithaca area. The Ithaca Police Department says 33 handguns and 27 rifles and shotguns were turned in over the weekend at the city...
The public comment period on New York's revised hydrofracking regulations ends Friday and  a group of the state's elected officials is calling for an extension of that deadline. The group is called Elected Officials to Protect New York...
Governor Cuomo and Republicans in the Senate remain at an impasse over gun control legislation - just two days before the State of the State. Meanwhile, the State Comptroller says he’s thinking of  divesting the state’s pension fund...