New York State

Senate majority leader John Flanagan, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, and Senate Democratic Conference Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins.
The Assembly and state Senate are filled with leaders, but what do their titles mean?
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo has launched a “No Tax Cap – No Deal” campaign to make the property tax cap permanent in the state.
New York's 2 percent property tax cap is popular, but is it good policy?
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Beto O'Rourke delivering a speech.
Rice and Maloney endorse the former Texas congressman.
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Former state Sen. Marty Golden, and former Reps. Dan Donovan and Joe Crowley.
2018 swept away the last bastions of Irish-American influence in NYC politics.
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The idea behind an opioid tax is to punish pharmaceutical companies for their role in the opioid epidemic.
Experts question a measure that could burden patients, not the pharmaceutical industry.
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Andrew Cuomo makes a statement on SALT Taxes
Amazon’s HQ2 controversy has drawn attention to state policies – and proposed changes.
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Todd Kaminsky in the Senate chambers in Albany.
And what the governor's broadside means for the rest of the Senate.
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New York Sen. Alessandra Biaggi presides over a public hearing on sexual harassment in the workplace,
State lawmakers question the federal and state standards in place.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo at a meeting of the Long Island Association in Woodbury, Long Island
Long Island Democrats reportedly complained about the opposition to Amazon’s HQ2. How serious is the rift?
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The Million Dollar staircase in Albanys capitol
A slate of proposed amendments aim to update the state’s antiquated constitution.
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