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The Brian Lehrer Show

Cuomo: I'm With de Blasio on Universal Pre-K

Tuesday, December 03, 2013

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says "you'll never have a governor and a mayor with the relationship that Bill de Blasio and I have." Cuomo called in to the Brian Lehrer Show Tuesday morning (unprompted) to discuss, among other things, his work with New York City's new mayor.

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WNYC News

Cuomo Criticizes State Lawmakers for Fighting Subpoenas

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.

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Cuomo Pushes More Homeowners to Leave Flood Zones

Monday, November 18, 2013

Governor Cuomo expanded a program to de-populate the state's most vulnerable flood zones by offering buyouts to 129 homeowners in Staten Island. 

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6 Things That Changed Since Sandy—And 5 That Haven't

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Lots of quick, but limited, changes have taken root since Sandy. But the big challenges still remain.

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Cuomo Says State Can Afford Tax Cuts

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.

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Cuomo Expands Sandy Buyouts to 600 on Long Island

Friday, October 04, 2013


New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is expanding his Sandy buyout program to more storm-damaged homes—this time to Long Island.

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NYS Thruway Will Offer More Places to Pull Over and Text

Monday, September 23, 2013

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Governor Andrew Cuomo, in a continuing effort to combat texting while driving, says the state Thruway will offer more places to pull over and answer text messages or make cell phone calls.

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GOP Leader Says There's Interest in Challenging Cuomo in 2014

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.

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Cuomo Compares Weiner Saga to Tragicomedy

Monday, July 29, 2013

Governor Andrew Cuomo commented for the first time since this past week's revelations about Anthony Weiner's sexting activities after his resignation from Congress in 2011.

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In the Battle Beween Albany and City Hall... Gov. Cuomo Wins

Monday, July 22, 2013

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo's raft beat New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's raft by 18 seconds in today's Adirondack white-water rafting contest.

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State Panel Explores Ideas in Teaching and Learning

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Five education experts shared their approaches to classroom instruction with the members of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's Education Reform Commission. Cincinnati's community schools model got closer scrutiny from the commission which is slated to release its recommendations for improving New York's public schools later this year.

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Kelly Picked for Cuomo’s Anti-Corruption Panel

Tuesday, July 02, 2013

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly is among the members of the anti-corruption panel tasked with investigating campaign fundraising in Albany, Governor Andrew Cuomo revealed today.

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No Deals Yet in Legislature, As End of Session Looms

Friday, June 14, 2013

There are only four days left in the legislative session, and so far no agreements have been reached between Governor Cuomo and the state legislature on major issues.

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Is Cuomo's Star Fading?

Monday, June 10, 2013

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo faces perhaps his biggest challenge yet as the end of his third legislative session rapidly approaches. His poll numbers are falling, and his agenda is in danger. Reporter Karen DeWitt looks at whether the governor can pull it off.

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Ethics Reform Likely to Fizzle in Albany

Monday, June 03, 2013

"The sense is that the session just can't end soon enough. They want to get out of town and not be the subject of all this bad news," New York State Public Radio's statehouse reporter Karen DeWitt says of lawmakers.

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Cuomo Says Lopez Should be Expelled, Stops Short of Criticizing Speaker Silver

Thursday, May 16, 2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is calling on Assemblyman Vito Lopez, the subject of a scathing ethics commission report on sexual harassment, to resign from office or be expelled.

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This Week in Politics: Corruption and What Happens When Pols Speak Off the Cuff

Saturday, May 11, 2013

Joe Lhota calls Port Authority police officers "mall cops," as other candidates tap dance around the politics of bike lanes. And Corruption sweeps Albany. Again.

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Does Medical Marijuana Work? The Experts Are Divided

Tuesday, May 07, 2013

The phrase “medical marijuana” has a nice clinical ring to it, but doctors and researchers are divided on the data: some are confident that smoking pot can help a wide range of pains and other symptoms. Others remain skeptical.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Albany Corruption Continues

Monday, May 06, 2013

Brooklyn Senator John Sampson (D) was taken into custody by the FBI early today, and is expected to appear in court this afternoon. Ken Lovett, Albany bureau chief for The Daily News, discusses the widening corruption scandal rocking New York, and reviews Gov. Cuomo's proposals to combat corruption on the state level.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Gov. Cuomo: The Albany Machiavelli?

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

New York magazine contributing editor Chris Smith discusses "The Albany Machiavelli," his recent profile of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. He discusses why governing may be getting tougher for Cuomo.

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