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Part of the budget passed yesterday in Albany is a publicly financed campaign for state comptroller. It’s the only office that will be included and begins with this year’s election. The state’s Comptroller says a campaign finance...
Sure the winter here in the Southern Tier has been rough. But be glad this isn’t the North Country. The relentless snow that pounded that part of the state kept many people home. That meant a hit for some businesses in the region. Lori Wells...
NY Legislature passes $140 billion budget ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Legislature has passed a $140 billion election-year budget that expands pre-kindergarten statewide and provides tax relief to homeowners and corporations. The Senate passed...
Lawmakers hurried to complete work on the state budget before the midnight deadline, but the spending plan is not without some controversy. Legislators held a marathon voting session on several budget bills, in an attempt to beat the April 1...
Governor Cuomo and legislative leaders have finalized the details on a $138 billion state budget and say they are on track to meet the April 1 deadline. The budget includes a multi-step plan that could  lower property taxes, $340 million for...
The $140 billion state budget agreed to by Governor Cuomo and the legislature on Friday includes a limited pilot program for public campaign financing -- it will only apply to the state Comptroller’s race. Governor Cuomo and state lawmakers...