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Ken Lovett

Ken Lovett appears in the following:

Trouble in Queens?

Monday, April 05, 2010

Daily News Albany bureau chief Ken Lovett talks about the reported federal investigation into real estate and nonprofit deals involving certain Queens politicians.

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Albany Update

Monday, March 29, 2010

The deadline for New York State’s budget is April 1st. Daily News Albany bureau chief Ken Lovett looks at the likelihood of an on-time budget and the differences between the Senate, Assembly, and Governor’s versions.

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Gambling on Casinos

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

Gaming plays into the biggest budget and political stories on both sides of the Hudson. Ken Lovett, Albany bureau chief for the Daily News and WNYC's Bob Hennelly discuss the controversy over the bidding process for the Aqueduct racino to the financial hit New Jersey is taking as revenues drop ...

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Same Sex Marriage Bill Dies in Senate

Friday, December 04, 2009

Less than twelve hours after the New York State Assembly passed the marriage equality bill for the third time since 2007, the Senate killed it. Ken Lovett, Albany Bureau Chief for the Daily News, reflects on the vote and budget negotiations in Albany.

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NY Lawmakers Work Toward a Budget Deal, But Will It Be Enough?

Wednesday, December 02, 2009

Is there a deal, or no deal? That's the question in Albany, where Governor Paterson has been grappling with lawmakers to close the state's more than $3-billion budget gap.

The legislature returns to chambers later this morning and could vote on at least part of the ...

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Albany: Gay Marriage Vote Today?

Monday, November 16, 2009

The special legislative session in Albany continues today. Ken Lovett, Daily News Albany bureau chief, and Michael Lavers, mid-atlantic editor for EDGE Publications, an online LGBT newspaper, talks about the expected vote on marriage equality in Albany this week. Then Ken Lovett stays on to ...

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New Casino Coming to Queens?

Monday, August 31, 2009

Ken Lovett, Daily News Albany bureau chief, talks about the bidding process to run a casino at Aqueduct Race Track in Jamaica, Queens and, Lisa Fogarty, Queens Chronicle assistant editor, talks about the neighborhood's reaction to the casino.

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NY Senate Stalemate Ends -- But Is It Really Over?

Friday, July 10, 2009

It ended as it started, with a Bronx Senator changing sides. NY State Senate 31 day power struggle ended after Bronx Democratic Senator Pedro Espada Junior rejoined his party. This gives the Democrats a 32-to-30 majority again. The move allowed all 62 senators to meet ...

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Ready to Legislate?

Friday, June 26, 2009

Ken Lovett, Daily News Albany bureau chief, talks about the latest developments in Albany in the senate leadership struggle.

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Albany Update

Monday, June 15, 2009

Ken Lovett, Daily News Albany bureau chief, talks about the latest developments in Albany in the senate leadership struggle. He's joined by Gerson Borrero, columnist at El Diario La Prensa and at borreroreport.com.

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Albany In-Depth

Tuesday, June 09, 2009

Ken Lovett, Daily News Albany bureau chief, discusses the recent upheaval in the capitol.

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Saving the MTA

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

State Senate Majority Leader Malcolm Smith revealed his plan for saving the MTA minutes ago. Daily News Albany bureau chief Ken Lovett discusses the latest on the future of the MTA.

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Caroline Kennedy Drops Out

Thursday, January 22, 2009

Ken Lovett, Daily News Albany bureau chief, talks about Caroline Kennedy's decision to remove her name from consideration for Hillary Clinton's Senate seat.

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State of New York State

Wednesday, January 07, 2009

Ken Lovett, Daily News Albany bureau chief, previews the State of the State address.

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The Governor's Budget

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Bob Hardt, executive producer and political director, New York 1 and Daily News Albany bureau chief Ken Lovett react to excerpts from Gov. Paterson's budget address.

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The News from Albany

Tuesday, December 09, 2008

Erica Gonzalez, opinion page Editor, El Diario and Ken Lovett, Daily News Albany Bureau Chief, and Michael Lavers, Mid-Atlantic editor of EDGE Publications, talk about the "gang of three" agreement.

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Governor Paterson on Budget Cuts

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

The Governor is giving a press conference this morning at which he is expected to announce $2 billion in budget cuts. Daily News Albany Bureau Chief Ken Lovett will provide analysis.

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