The Daily Signal wrote an article detailing the corrupt and backroom-dealing tactics of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, whose deals have benefitted billionaire Elon Musk (who runs the Tesla car company). The details will make your blood boil. “In the waning days of his 2014 re-election campaign, Gov. Andrew Cuomo turned to Musk to bail […]
I'm as distant from the politics of New York and New Jersey as it's possible to get, but I'm puzzled about today's news that the governors of both states have vetoed legislation that would have reformed the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Show More Summary
This is the sort of "bipartisanship" we could all do without. Cuomo and Christie, Defying Legislatures, Reject Bill to Overhaul Port Authority: The governors of New York and New Jersey, defying the unanimous votes of both their Legislatures,...Show More Summary
The governors of New York and New Jersey jointly vetoed legislation Saturday aimed at overhauling the Port Authority and proposed instead a series of reforms they said would go further in bringing... To view the full story, click the title link.
Like fracking? Are you from the state of New York? Well, after Governor Andrew Cuomo’s decision to ban it, looks like you’re out of luck. The state of New York banned fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, which could cost New York taxpayers and their farmers in millions of revenue. And it’s not even tough earnings, since […]
Governor Andrew Cuomo spoke today at the memorial service for Officer Rafael Ramos and gave a rousing defense of the NYPD against attacks and threats over the past few weeks.
Vice President Joe Biden, Mayor Bill de Blasio, Governor Andrew Cuomo, and Police Commissioner Bill Bratton will all speak this morning at the funeral for slain Police Officer Rafael Ramos. The funeral is expected to begin just after 10 a.m., and you can livestream it below. Audio of Biden's remarks will also be livestreamed here. [ more › ]
The funeral for NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos is being held this morning, attended by fellow officers from the NYPD and all over the country, as well as high-profile individuals like Vice President Joe Biden, Governor Andrew Cuomo, and Mayor Bill de Blasio.
I understand NYSUT EVP Andrew Pallotta, who bought a whole table at a Cuomo fundraiser and then claimed to oppose him, is sending a bunch of lucky NYSUT folks to a wing-ding over at the Governor's mansion on December 31st. I don't know whether or not Andy is going himself. Show More Summary
The Star-Ledger has reported that Chris Christie dined privately with Andrew Cuomo yesterday. There is no mention of what they discussed or what decisions were reached. As this is the season to bring good tidings of great joy, here is...Show More Summary
The other day, Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Director of State Operations, Jim Malatras, sent this letter to Chancellor Merryl Tisch, demanding that the Board of Regents answer twelve fundamental education-related questions by the end of the month. Show More Summary
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo today publicly commented on the heated environment in the state that ended up with two NYPD officers dead just days ago.
After Governor Cuomo raised concerns about the financial realities the families of the two executed police officers now face, a 9/11 charity is offering to help out in a big way. The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation has announced it will pay the mortgages of Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos. Show More Summary
Even after a reportedly mentally ill ex-prisoner, Ismaaiyl Brinkley shot New York City Police Department officers, Liu Wenjin and Raphael Ramos, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo is refusing to sign a bill (S7818) that passed both...Show More Summary
Last week, New York Democratic governor Andrew Cuomo banned the practice in his state of hydraulic fracturing or "fracking" -- blasting chemical laden water deep beneath the Earth at extreme pressures in order to crack rock and release natural gas. The move followed a report from the New York Department of Health, finding "significant uncertainties about the […]
This week, New York Governor Cuomo announced that his state would ban fracking, due in large part to concerns about impacts on public health. But right across the border in Pennsylvania, one of the fastest-moving shale booms in the country...Show More Summary
In New York State, at least, sanity has prevailed. By banning fracking, Governor Andrew Cuomo has acted to protect his state's citizens from a rapacious industry whose presence would inevitably result in significant health and environmental consequences. It's hard to overstate how important this victory is. Show More Summary
The opposite and deeply conflicted ends of the fracking spectrum that came alive when New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the state would move to ban the practice of hydraulic fracturing, also known as 'fracking.' Reaction to the move has been swift. read more
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced in Albany awards through the state's Regional Economic Development Councils, which include a $500,000 historic preservation grant to the Shaker Museum?Mount Lebanon. The grant has been awarded throughShow More Summary
On Wednesday, December 17, New York Governor Cuomo announced that hydraulic fracturing would be banned in the New York State. After long debate, which had continued for several years, Governor Cuomo’s decision drew praise from opponents to fracking while drawing strong criticism from industry representatives. Show More Summary