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NY lawmakers head back to work in Albany ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's Legislature starts its 2014 session in earnest this week. The session officially started Wednesday with Gov. Andrew's State of the State address, but lawmakers did...
In his state of the state speech this week, Governor Cuomo blasted New York's state prison system, calling it part of the "madness" of mass incarceration in New York. That tough language follows a declaration in his state of the state...
NY power grid meets new record electrical demand RENSSLEAR, N.Y. (AP) — The operators of New York state's power grid say the system has successfully met a new record peak winter demand for electricity resulting from this week's arctic...
Governor Cuomo officially called for limited access to medical marijuana in his State of the State address. But sponsors of a bill to allow the illegal drug to be used for some medical treatments say Cuomo’s plan is outdated and won’t...
Governor Cuomo offered something for everyone in his third state of the state message, as he faces a re election year. He outlined programs ranging from property tax cuts to an education bond act, to allowing medical marijuana. He began his speech...
Governor Cuomo gives his annual State of the State speech today. Cuomo has already introduced some of his key agenda items, but there are still some surprises left. Cuomo has already released a plan to cut business taxes, the estate tax, and a multi...