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WNYC News

A Day of Dueling Political Endorsements

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

WNYC
One powerful women's group endorses Cuomo's running mate — but another endorses his opponent.

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WNYC News

Police, Protests and Primaries: This Week In Politics

Saturday, August 23, 2014

WNYC
Our reporters weigh in as the mayor says he won't march on Staten Island, while Zephyr Teachout marches into the Democratic primary against Gov. Cuomo.

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WNYC News

Pretty Vacant: Two Million Voters Have No Voice In Albany

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

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Some state legislators ran for other offices, some got other jobs — and some wound up in handcuffs, leaving 13 seats empty and millions of New Yorkers without representation.

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WNYC News

'Late Show' and Colbert Will Stay in NYC

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

The 'Late Show' and Stephen Colbert will stay right where they are, in New York.

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WNYC News

Three's the Charm for NY Debt Upgrades

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Rating agency Standard & Poor's is giving a positive review of how New York state is managing its debt. It's the third agency to do so.

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Transportation Nation

As LIRR Walkout Looms, Cuomo Urges Patience

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

New York's governor talked of a fair deal for everyone, but a Long Island Rail Road union head says he assumes a strike is on.

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WNYC News

Band-Aid or Breath of Life? Struggling Hospitals Get Federal Aid

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Struggling hospitals across New York are getting hundreds of millions of dollars in federal aid to stay afloat. It's the first step in a long-term plan orchestrated by the Cuomo administration to dramatically change how the state's healthcare system works.

The Health and Hospitals Corporation, the city's public hospital system, ...

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Another Albany Legislator Indicted

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

WNYC

Binghamton Sen. Thomas Libous, the No. 2 Republican, lied to the FBI during their pay-to-play investigation of his ties to a law firm and lobbyist, his indictment says. Twenty-six legislators have left office under a cloud since 1999.  

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WNYC News

Advocates Say Cuomo's Multi-Prong AIDS Effort Could Use More Prongs

Monday, June 30, 2014

WNYC

Observers say the battle will take more than expanding or tweaking current efforts.

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Pride Parade Goers Applaud Cuomo's Plan to End AIDS Epidemic by 2020

Sunday, June 29, 2014

WNYC

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio marched down Fifth Avenue for the Pride parade today. The annual event came on the heels of a Cuomo announcement to end the AIDS epidemic in New York State by 2020.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Meet the Progressive Challenge to Gov. Cuomo

Monday, June 23, 2014

Zephyr Teachout sees a broken system full of broken promises. But she thinks she can fix it, which is why she's running in the September primary.

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WNYC News

No Public Record of Cuomo and Charters

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

WNYC

WNYC's Freedom of Information request yields no clues about how or why the governor's March appearance at a pro-charter school rally came about. The event helped crystallize the opposition to Cuomo from progressives in his own party.  

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WNYC News

A Call for Broader Attack on Heroin in NY

Sunday, June 15, 2014

WNYC

Drug addiction specialists say Governor Cuomo's plan to combat a rise in heroin use doesn't go far enough.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

The Rangel-Espaillat Race Heats Up

Monday, June 09, 2014

Laura Nahmias, political reporter for Capital New York, talks about the first televised debate in the Charles Rangel - Adriano Espaillat race in the 13th Congressional primary, which centered on an argument about race and ethnic identity.

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WNYC News

Cuomo Happy to Gain WFP Endorsement

Sunday, June 01, 2014

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Support from the Working Families Party came in a messy convention vote that stretched to late Saturday night.

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Transportation Nation

Governor Cuomo Wants Post-Sandy 'Reinvention' of NYC Transit

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

WNYC

With the MTA's next long-range capital plan due in September, Governor Cuomo has weighed in to say it should focus heavily on coping with one factor: "a changing climate."

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DiNapoli: New York Budget is Better, But Up to Some Old Tricks

Monday, April 21, 2014

In a new report, New York Comptroller Tom DiNapoli says the state is in its best fiscal shape in years. It closed out the previous budget cycle with a balance of $2.2 billion, and had millions to set aside in a rainy day fund for the first time since ...

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New York's Anti-Corruption Commission Is Disbanding

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

WNYC

Corruption might not be gone in Albany, but the special commission investigating it is.

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WNYC News

A Check in the Mail Around Election Day?

Monday, March 31, 2014

Strategic tax cuts are rife in the new budget bill, expected to pass today.

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NY Lawmakers Reach Budget Deal with Pre-K Funds for NYC

Saturday, March 29, 2014

The budget includes a multi-step plan that could reduce property taxes, $340 million dollars for schools to expand pre-K programs, and a limited test program for public campaign financing.

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