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Cuomo Vetoes Bill He Drafted to Protect Teachers from Poor Evaluations

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo went from saying he wanted to protect teachers from harsh ratings when their students get low test scores, to calling for a new evaluation system that's more rigorous.
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WNYC News

Fracking Fight Was Personal

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

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A cancer survivor became a public-health biologist. What happened next made environmental history.

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WNYC News

Naughty Banks Create Nice Gift for New York

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Call it a Merry Christmas for Governor Cuomo: bank settlements give New York's budget a $5 billion boost. 

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Governor Cuomo: 'Let's Bring The Temperature Down'

Monday, December 22, 2014

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo responds to this weekend's fatal shooting of two NYPD officers in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn.

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WNYC News

Cuomo Speaks on Garner Grand Jury Decision — A Day Later

Friday, December 05, 2014

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Critics say the governor should have spoken sooner.

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Reinvention Commission Calls for 'New MTA'

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Panel says climate change, population growth and funding are the biggest challenges facing the MTA in the next century.

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Transportation Nation

After 47-Second Hearing, Driver Who Ran Over 3-Year-Old Is Found ‘Not Guilty’

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

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Our news analysis found that despite videotaped evidence of an SUV hitting 3-year-old Allison Liao, a judge took less than a minute to dismiss the case.
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WNYC News

Gov. Cuomo's Progressive Agenda? 'Dead on Arrival'

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

That's what New York's newly-Republican-controlled senate warned, even as the reelected democrat took his victory lap.

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Andrew Cuomo Wins Second Term as NY Governor

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

The governor promises four more years of fiscal restraint and social progress after a contentious campaign against Republican Rob Astorino.

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Cranes Over Buffalo

Friday, October 31, 2014

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The upstate city, which voted against Gov. Cuomo four years ago, is on the cusp of a comeback with a promised $1 billion state investment. But not everyone is feeling the glow.

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Cuomo Plans to Offer More Incentives in Ebola Fight

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

The Governor says he's meeting with hospitals and health care officials to discuss financial incentives for aid workers heading to West Africa.

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New Jersey News

Chris Christie's Quarantine Quagmire Is Over (for now)

Monday, October 27, 2014

After a weekend of confusion and mixed signals, the quarantined nurse is sent home.

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A Pep Talk for Healthcare Workers on Ebola

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

A training event at the Javits Center was part rally, part information session for those who would be on the front lines of an outbreak.

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DiNapoli: More MTA Debt Would Cause Fare and Toll Spike

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli says simply borrowing the money to pay for the MTA's new Capital Plan could be costly for riders.

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WNYC News

B is for Budget Cuts: Tax Freeze Debate Gets Heated at Some New York Schools

Friday, October 17, 2014

Many New Yorkers are getting checks in the mail care of Governor Cuomo's property tax freeze. But critics say they're coming at the expense of local schools.

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WNYC News

This Week in Politics: Astorino on Stage, De Blasio in the Wings

Saturday, October 11, 2014

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Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino is starting to get some attention, while Mayor de Blasio is working behind the scenes.   

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SUNY Officials to Address Campus Sexual Assault

Thursday, October 02, 2014

On the heels of California, which just passed a so-called “affirmative consent” law, the board of the SUNY voted Thursday to establish a common definition for sexual consent.

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Governor Cuomo Makes Surprise Visit to Afghanistan

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Cuomo is among a bipartisan group of governors invited to Afghanistan by U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.

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NY, NJ to Collaborate on Anti-Terror Strategies

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

The ramped-up security will be particularly visible to commuters and everyday subway riders.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Why the New York Times Didn't Endorse Anyone for Governor

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The Times' editorial board decided that while Gov. Cuomo failed at rooting out corruption, his opponent lacks experience, so they endorsed no one in the Democratic gubernatorial primary.

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