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A new record has been reached in spending on lobbying in New York, according to a report released by the state’s ethics commission. It finds over $200 million was spent, mostly by a few top interests, to try to influence government and policy...
NY state teachers union picks first woman head NEW YORK (AP) — The New York state teachers union has elected its first female president. Karen Magee, an elementary and special education teacher, is the new head of the 600,000-member New York...
Last night Pennsylvania residents had the opportunity to voice their concerns or support for the Constitution Pipeline project. It was the last public hearing before final approval of the proposed pipeline. Tension ran high at the hearing at Blue...
Health officials in Tompkins County are figuring out how to deal with carcinogens in local drinking water. The water supply for about 300 residents of the Town of Ulysses contain the carcinogen, known as THM. The first traces of trihalomethanes, or...
Pa. finalizes 2014 transportation projects HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Corbett says his administration has finalized the list of highway, bridge and mass transit improvement projects that'll begin this year as a result of the landmark...
The US Supreme court decision McCutcheon v FEC, striking down some campaign donation limits is expected to have an effect in New York. Reform advocates say Governor Cuomo and lawmakers missed a key chance this week to counter act the ruling. Karen...