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Hochul and Zeldin to face off for NY governor

New York Governor Kathy Hochul won the Democratic primary to run for a full term as governor with about 68% of the vote as...

Cuomo, legislative leaders agree to legalize recreational marijuana; votes expected this...

Democratic Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and legislative leaders have reached agreement on legislation to legalize the use of marijuana by adults in New York...

New York State Assembly extends contract ‘piggybacking’ for local governments

Benefits of the process include greater contract flexibility and lower prices for local governments and entities.

U.S. Reps. call for Cuomo to resign; NY State Assembly takes...

If the issue should make it to the floor of the Assembly and come to a vote, a simple majority would be required to impeach the governor.

State funds artists-in-residence program in Yonkers schools

A $500,000 state grant will be used to place some 60 teaching artists in Yonkers public schools in 2015.

Assembly set to vote on budget

The New York state senate formally approved a $136 billion budget early Wednesday morning

Assembly votes to increase minimum wage

The New York State Assembly overwhelmingly approved a bill that would increase the minimum wage to $9 an hour.

Comptroller calls for vote on LDC measure

DiNapoli said his office uncovered multiple instances in which LDCs were used as a means of sidestepping state finance laws last year.