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Andrew Cuomo

Transportation Nation

Cuomo Says He Doesn't Control the MTA

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Speaking Wednesday, Governor Cuomo said the real beneficiary of the MTA's capital plan is the NYC region, not the whole state.
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Transportation Nation

Port Authority Cool to New Hudson Tunnel Talks

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

The agency meant to foster regional cooperation says it needs more information if discussions "are to be fruitful."
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WNYC News

Cuomo Details Plans for New LaGuardia Airport

Monday, July 27, 2015

The plan to redesign and rebuild LaGuardia airport will break ground sometime next year.

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WNYC News

Cuomo's Big Vision for Airports Comes in for Landing, Finally

Friday, July 24, 2015

The governor will be joined by Vice President Biden to unveil a comprehensive vision for New York's airports.

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WNYC News

Cuomo Offers $8.3B to Resolve MTA's Capital Program Crisis

Thursday, July 23, 2015

In a few short minutes on television, New York's governor said the state will contribute the lion's share of what the agency needs — but also wants the city to pony up.

The Brian Lehrer Show

How Cuomo's Special Prosecutor Will Handle Shootings by Police

Monday, July 13, 2015

A discussion of the governor's appointment of the Attorney General to handle police shootings.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

In Rare Moment of Unburdening, de Blasio Accuses Cuomo of Petty Politicking

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Mayor de Blasio says Governor Cuomo has acted out of personal interest and political "revenge" rather than in the best interest of his constituents.

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WNYC News

Cuomo, de Blasio in NYC While Lawmakers Languish in Albany

Thursday, June 11, 2015

The governor and the mayor joined forces with organized labor at separate events in New York City Thursday as legislators met in Albany with only four days left in the session. 

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WNYC News

Cuomo, de Blasio Push Opposing Disability Pension Plans

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

While Governor Cuomo rallied in Albany with New York City police and fire unions, Mayor de Blasio picked up support from City Council for his own plan.

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The Takeaway

Inside The 'Little Siberia' Prison Escape

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

Two convicts escaped from Clinton Correctional Facility, a prison nicknamed Little Siberia. Here we explore how such prisons are designed and constructed.

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WNYC News

NY State Offers $100,000 Reward for Escaped Prisoners

Sunday, June 07, 2015

The governor said the state is offering the reward for information leading to the apprehension of two convicted murderers who escaped from a maximum security prison in upstate New York. 

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WNYC News

New York Racing Association Gets New Chairman in Scandal's Wake

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

Four days before the Belmont Stakes, Anthony Bonomo announced he's taking a leave of absence.

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WNYC News

Cuomo, de Blasio Fight for Dueling Priorities

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

In the final two weeks of the state legislative session, the governor's leadership is being tested while the mayor's agenda hangs in the balance.

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Schoolbook

Cardinal Courts Lawmakers Over Education Tax Credits

Monday, June 01, 2015

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Cardinal Timothy Dolan urged Albany lawmakers to pass Gov. Andrew Cuomo's education tax credit that assists private and parochial school donors and families.
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The Brian Lehrer Show

Albany Scorecard

Monday, June 01, 2015

Crain's columnist Greg David keeps score as the Albany legislative session prepares to wrap up.

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WNYC News

Reaching Kids Means Conquering Poverty in Mount Vernon

Monday, June 01, 2015

WNYC
As politicians in Albany spar over education, those on the front lines of the state's poorest schools say poverty needs to be part of the discussion.

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Schoolbook

Who Benefits from Cuomo's Education Tax Credit Plan

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

WNYC
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pressing lawmakers to pass $150 million worth of education tax credits before the legislative session ends. We look at who really would benefit from the credits.
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WNYC News

A Multi-Billion-Dollar Pot of Gold to Reshape NY Health Care

Thursday, May 07, 2015

New York's awkwardly named Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program has hospitals, clinics, and various medical and social service providers lining up for cash.

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Schoolbook

New York Grants Extension for Teacher Evaluation Phase-In

Thursday, April 23, 2015

WNYC
The chancellor of the New York Board of Regents steps in and postpones by a year Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plan to enact new teacher evaluations by this fall. 
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Schoolbook

Opting Out of State Tests is Cause For Concern For Some School Leaders

Thursday, April 02, 2015

A boycott of state tests for New York's schoolchildren could have far-reaching consequences, and that worries the head of school board members.
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