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HARRISBURG (WSKG) -- About 500 people lost their jobs in December after state Senate Republicans decided not to extend a four-year, $178 million funding stream for Pennsylvania's unemployment compensation system.

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Reform advocates are taking exception to remarks made by Governor Cuomo, who said there is already enough oversight of potentially corrupt activities in Albany. 

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Just one month before the state budget is due, numerous interest groups are converging on the State Capitol, asking that they be included in the budget.

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Pennsylvania's Democratic Governor Tom Wolf gave the Trump administration a tip of the hat at the National Governors Association meeting in Washington, D.C. this past weekend. 

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A new poll finds that in New York, Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s numbers are rising while President Donald Trump’s are sinking. 

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Binghamton-area Congresswoman Claudia Tenney is back from a visit with American forces in Iraq and Afghanistan.  

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SYRACUSE (WRVO) - Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) is pushing legislation to help seniors who have been financially exploited by phone and online scams. Scammers hack personal information and trick seniors into giving them money. 

(Harrisburg) -- The state police are facing a shortage of funding and shrinking ranks as a slew of troopers come up on retirement age. 

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The Trump Administration’s decision to rescind protections for transgender students will not affect New York State, according to the state’s education commissioner and legal experts. But they say the action nevertheless sends a “terrible message” to transgender teens.

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