An exhaustive new report commissioned by Governor Cuomo explores the state's problem of rampant public corruption, and offers several recommendations—both specific fixes and systemic overhauls—in order to quell it. [ more › ]
CNN anchor Chris Cuomo must surely know there is no easier way to avoid a conflict of interest than letting one of his "New Day" co-anchors interview his brother, New York Governor and potential 2016 presidential candidate Andrew Cuomo. Show More Summary
“New Day” anchor Chris Cuomo defended himself against scrutiny that he shouldn’t have interviewed his older brother New York Governor Andrew Cuomo this morning about yesterday’s tragic train derailment in New York City. “Obviously IShow More Summary
A minor controversy went off Monday morning after CNN anchor Chris Cuomo interviewed Governor Andrew Cuomo, and the two of them just happen to be brothers. It was a non-political story, but there was still some criticism that led to Cuomo the newsman responding in an e-mail to The Daily Beast.
Here is a video of New Day host Chris Cuomo interviewing New York Governor (and older sibling) Andrew Cuomo on Monday morning about Albany’s response to the Bronx train derailment that killed four people over the weekend. Read more....
At least four people are dead and 63 hurt after a Metro-North passenger train derailed on a curved section of track in the Bronx this morning, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says, according to the AP. Metropolitan Transportation Authority police say the train derailed near the Spuyten Duyvil station in a “slow speed area,” and one [...]
Four people died and 63 were injured when a passenger train crashed in New York City’s Bronx neighborhood Sunday morning after the train took a turn at unusually high speeds, eyewitnesses say. New York state Governor Andrew Cuomo confirmed...Show More Summary
Two new manufacturing tenants in the heart of South Buffalo could bring energy jobs to New York. On November 21, Governor Andrew Cuomo shared the momentous news of the state’s successful effort to draw a pair of high-tech giants to Buffalo’s waterfront. read more
Small beer is perhaps too kind a term for the prosaic proposals being batted around by New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo's tax reform commission: close loopholes, broaden the base, modernize collection of property taxes, stop taxing retirement income. Show More Summary
Although Governor Cuomo just extended $4.5 million to New York food pantries in time for the holidays, guess what else happened just in time for the holidays? 1.8 million New Yorkers saw their food stamp benefits slashed on November 1st. Show More Summary
Governor Cuomo says New Yorkers better watch out. It’s not yet Santa time, but scammers are using email and phones to contact New Yorkers trying to collect. “We’re from the IRS or the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance,” the scammers say. And the message is that the mark they target owes [...]
New York's governor is 'People' magazine's sexiest 55-year-old man alive.
Governor of New York and generally sexy dude Andrew Cuomo has come to the rescue of New Yorkers struggling to put food on the table this holiday. The Governor announced that $4.5 million in grants will be given to 2,600 food banks and pantries throughout the state, providing roughly 2.8 million meals. Show More Summary
New York's legislature sued to cancel subpoenas issued by an anti-corruption commission formed in July by Governor Andrew Cuomo. The Democratic governor formed the commission in July after failing to strike a deal with lawmakers on a package of anti- corruption legislation. Show More Summary
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s popularity is on the same track as the president’s. With 56 percent of voters giving Cuomo a...
Governor Andrew Cuomo revealed that New York will not implement President Obama's proposed "fix" to allow insurance companies to renew previously canceled plans. Because his state's launch has been working better than the national one,...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York State plans to spend $37.5 million on flood barriers and improved drainage at LaGuardia Airport, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Sunday, a little more than a year after flooding caused by Hurricane Sandy closed the facility...
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that New York State has won a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) SunShot Initiative Rooftop Solar Challenge II award to support NYSolar Smart, a project to streamline the solar installation process in the state and lower the cost of solar using innovative financing mechanisms and information technology (IT) solutions, Continue reading ?
Last year, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo tried and failed to advance an omnibus women's rights agenda called the Women's Equality Act. The ten-point bill — covering pay equity, workplace and housing discrimination, reproductive rights, and sexual harassment — passed in the State Assembly but failed in the Republican-led State... More »
NY Governor Andrew 1% Cuomo has decided he will work with Bill de Blasio, our newly-elected mayor, to make pre-K available for all city students. But he doesn't much like the part about people who make over $500K paying a little bit more in taxes. Show More Summary