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The U.S. Senate plans to use procedural maneuvers to technically stay in session even when senators eventually go home for the Labor Day recess. Their intent is to prevent President Donald Trump from making any unwelcome recess appointments while they are away.

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The former EPA regional administrator under President Barack Obama said scientists who leaked the report about further evidence of climate change to The New York Times should be commended as“whistleblowers.” 

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ALBANY (WSKG) A new poll finds Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s popularity has dipped to a near record low, and the reason could be dissatisfaction in New York City over the governor’s handling of the mass transit system.


ALBANY (WSKG) - While a new poll finds New Yorkers would like Gov. Andrew Cuomo to be a “national leader” challenging the policies of President Donald Trump’s administration, Cuomo seldom actually mentions the president by name.

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s economic development programs have been criticized for a lack of results. He's said they’ll bring jobs to the state, others argue that’s not happening.

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A new poll finds New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is at his highest approval rating in three years. 

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ALBANY (WSKG) - Governor Andrew Cuomo took a swipe at President Trump’s recent tweet saying that the federal government needs a “good” shutdown. 

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Governor Cuomo stopped in Binghamton today on his statewide campaign promoting his budget proposals, including an extension of the so-called “millionaires' tax.”

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s acting tax commissioner took heat Tuesday from Democrats and Republicans in the state Legislature over delays in the STAR rebate program. 

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo has ended his six-city State of the State tour, speaking for nine hours total, according to his estimates, and traveling over 1,200 miles — with one emergency helicopter landing thrown in for good measure. 

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has unveiled plans to shake up next year's State of the State address and take the annual speech out on the road to several regions across the state. 

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Governor Cuomo said Thursday he has spoken to federal prosecutors regarding the prosecution of his former top aide and eight others involved in an economic development scandal. 

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Governor Cuomo is trying to convince New York lawmakers to return to the Capitol before the end of the year to hold a special session. The governor is seeking some reforms, including changes to the state’s procurement process for contracts, saying he wants a “tighter system.” 

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued his first public comments since his former top aide and other former associates were indicted on corruption charges just before Thanksgiving. 

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Indictments are due by Wednesday in an economic development corruption scandal involving Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s former top aide and other former associates.

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Binghamton University's Decker School of Nursing will expand into the former Endicott-Johnson Shoe Company factory.

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Governor Cuomo is adopting a more conciliatory tone toward President-elect Donald Trump, after Cuomo called Trump “un-New York” in the final days of the campaign. 

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo is keeping the heat on New York Republicans to disown Donald Trump after a video revealed the GOP presidential candidate’s coarse remarks about women. 

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The criminal charges against nine of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s associates is the latest incident in a wave of corruption that has enveloped the state Capitol for the past several years. 

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A former Cuomo administration official is among those named in a criminal complaint by U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara that alleges kickback and bribery schemes carried out over several years. Many of those illegal acts, the complaint alleges, involve the governor’s much-touted upstate economic development programs, including the Buffalo Billion.

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Governor Andrew Cuomo’s health commissioner faced an intense grilling from lawmakers Wednesday at a joint hearing. The hearings was to explore how the administration handled water contamination in the eastern New York village of Hoosick Falls. 

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Governor Andrew Cuomo has not been getting along with other Democrats in the state this summer. 

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo had harsh words for the state’s comptroller, a fellow Democrat, over questions about the value of the state’s economic development programs. 

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo said it’s a “sign of respect” for New York that he’s been asked to speak on the final night of the Democratic National Convention. 

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Governor Cuomo is making the rounds at the Democratic National Convention, speaking to LGBT and pro-Israel gatherings, as well as the homeless prevention group known as HELP that Cuomo founded 30 years ago.

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Governor Andrew Cuomo does not expect the have a prominent speaking role at next week's Democratic National Convention.



One of the centerpieces of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s economic development plans has created just a small number of jobs, but the governor is urging patience. 


Governor Cuomo recently signed into law a legislative package aimed at addressing the opioid epidemic in New York state. The laws passed will help remove some of the barriers that can prevent those in need from getting help, and will ramp up prevention efforts by limiting the number of days a doctor can prescribe opioids and expand community education efforts.