Karen DeWitt appears in the following:
Monday, November 25, 2013
Governor Andrew Cuomo is critical of state lawmakers who are fighting subpoenas that would force legislators to reveal their outside business with legal clients.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
New York Education Commissioner John King faced tough questioning by both liberal and conservative members of the Assembly at Wednesday's hearing about student privacy concerns.
Sunday, November 17, 2013
A landowners group says it intends to file a lawsuit against what it says are the Cuomo Administration’s unreasonable delays on hydro fracking before the end of the year.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
At a Senate hearing on the state’s new Common Core educational standards, teachers, principals and Senators themselves complained that the implementation has been dysfunctional.
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
The video is amusing. The message is not.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Republicans in the Senate who are targets of subpoenas by Gov. Andrew Cuomo's anti-corruption Moreland Act Commission are fighting back in court.
Monday, October 28, 2013
One of the six ballot initiatives New Yorkers will see on November 5th calls for raising the retirement age of some judges to 80.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
The first ad is out promoting the ballot amendment to build new casinos in New York. It focuses on the benefits the casinos might bring, and not on actual gambling activity.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Governor Cuomo says he thinks the state can afford a tax cut next year, despite a projected $1 billion budget gap.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
A state Supreme Court judge has thrown out a lawsuit that challenged the wording of a November ballot measure to expand gambling in New York.
Friday, October 11, 2013
A State Supreme court judge heard arguments Friday on whether the Board of Elections should change the wording of a casino gambling amendment that critics say improperly advocates for the measure’s passage.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
A State Supreme Court judge will hear a challenge Friday to the wording of a November ballot amendment. The measure would allow up to seven new casinos in New York.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
A lawmaker from Binghamton who is on the Cuomo Administration’s hydro fracking advisory panel is asking for a do-over of an ongoing health review, saying the secretive process has compromised public confidence.
Tuesday, October 01, 2013
New York's comptroller is warning that a prolonged government shutdown could depress the state's already struggling economy.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Supporters of campaign finance reform rallied outside a hearing held by Governor Cuomo’s commission on public corruption Tuesday evening. They demanded change to what they say is a pay to play culture.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli said he’s looking for more startup companies and entrepreneurs to invest in, as part of a partnership between the state’s pension fund and private equity managers.
Monday, September 16, 2013
The general election in November is only weeks away, but already many in the political world are thinking about the next significant contest on the horizon — the 2014 statewide elections. State GOP Chairman Ed Cox, in an interview with public radio and television, said he’s working on finding a Republican candidate to challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
A new report on the status of workers finds the period since the 2008 market crash may turn out to have long-term effects for New Yorkers, as wages stagnate and the average time for unemployment lengthens.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Top state and national Republican leaders hammered President Barack Obama on Wednesday and questioned his motives for a planned bus tour of upstate New York to discuss access to higher education that begins in Buffalo on Thursday.
Monday, August 19, 2013
President Obama is planning on visiting upstate New York this week to promote an education plan. But whenever a major politician visits the region, the issue of fracking is often on the agenda, whether they like it or not.