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Texas Gov. Perry challenges Cuomo on business ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry is countering Gov. Andrew Cuomo's latest initiative to lure businesses from out of state with a renewed bid to snag jobs from New York, a tactic he...
A poll released this week by Siena College finds that Governor Cuomo is still feeling the fall-out from the demise of his Moreland Commission, a panel that was investigating corruption in the legislature. Cuomo disbanded the commission as part of...
Four Democrats in the Broome County Legislature are requesting an investigation into emails sent by Deputy Broome County Executive Bijoy Datta.  Last week the Press and Sun Bulletin published e-mails sent by Bijoy Datta to public employees...
The New York state budget includes a plan to encourage local governments and schools to merge and share services, in an attempt to lower property taxes.  But according to a study by school administrators, attempts at school district mergers in...
The Ithaca City School Board will vote tonight on a $113 million budget for the next school year. The budget includes the loss of up to 30 full-time positions and an increase in class sizes. Rob Ainslie is president of the school board. Ainslie says...
A new Siena College poll finds Governor Cuomo in a double-digit lead against his Republican opponent for the fall elections. But, the survey finds that ratio changes, if a progressive third party candidate emerges. The poll also found that 85...