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1 hr ago | Crain's New York Business

Port Authority drives toward on-ramp to reform

Port Authority Vice Chairman Scott Rechler says that Monday's meeting with the agency's critics will be the first of many.


Related Topix: Transportation, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, US Governors, New York, NY

5 hrs ago | Gloversville Leader-Herald

Protesters urge voter registrati...

Government officials and gun enthusiasts urged people Saturday to vote in November's election to help end the NY SAFE Act.


Related Topix: Guns, US Governors

10 hrs ago | The Mount Pleasant Daily Voice

Mount Pleasant Assemblyman's Call For New Tappan Zee Changes Tops News

Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Mount Pleasant and & Valhalla this week: Mount Pleasant State Assemblyman Tom Abinanti sent a letter on Thursday, April 10, to Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Thomas Madison, executive director of the New York Thruway Authority, calling for dedicated car-only lanes on the new Tappan Zee Bridge.


Related Topix: Media, Century Media Records, Music, Valhalla, NY, US Governors, Westchester County, NY

14 hrs ago | Crain's New York Business

'Living wage' inflation

A state bill introduced last week to force large retail and food businesses to pay workers $15 an hour would add to New York's growing patchwork of wage laws, and could draw national scrutiny if it gains traction.


Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Governors

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Paramus Post

New York Governor Cuomo Opens 2014 New York Auto Show

Helps Present Wounded Warrior with Toyota RAV 4 Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today kicked off the official opening of the 114th New York International Automobile Show at the newly renovated Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.


Related Topix: New York, New York Government, US Governors, Explosion

Washington Examiner

Special car, plate for veteran at NY Auto Show

A wounded Iraq war veteran has been given a specially outfitted SUV by Toyota, and he's gotten an honorary license plate for it from New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Toyota RAV4, Toyota, SUV, US Governors, New York, New York Government

The Post-Standard

Miner's time as NY Democratic Party co-chair was 'very disappointing,' fellow Dem says

A member of the New York Democratic Party's executive committee said Friday he was disappointed in Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner's time leading the party.


Related Topix: Syracuse, NY, Onondaga County, NY, US Governors

National energy boom blurs political battle lines

Democrats are split between environmentalists and business and labor groups, with the proposed Canada-to-Texas oil pipeline a major wedge.


Related Topix: US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama, Jerry Brown, US Governors, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives

CBS Local

LIRR Union Official Blasts Tentative MTA Deal With NYC Transit Workers; Talks Resume Monday

As WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs reported, an LIRR union official said the MTA deal with New York City transit workers could undercut railroad union leverage in contract talks.


Related Topix: US Governors

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Russia Taday

New York joins fight to elect US president by popular vote

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation that could help revamp future presidential elections by agreeing to award the state's 29 electoral votes to the candidate that is most favored on a national level.


Related Topix: New York, New York Government, Prison, US Governors, US Politics, Barack Obama, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Illinois, Illinois Government

Governor Cuomo Reminds Jobseekers About 88,000 Available Positions Listed on Jobs Express

April 18, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today reminded New Yorkers that nearly 88,000 jobs are currently available and listed on the Jobs Express website .


Related Topix: US Governors, New York


MTA-TWU Agreement: What's the Plan Now, Governor?

The MTA's financial situation became much murkier yesterday as Governor Cuomo announced that retroactive raises will be part of a labor agreement between the transit authority and the Transport Workers Union.


Related Topix: US Governors

Governor Cuomo Announces $250,000 In SUNY Awards to Support Medical Research and Innovation

April 18, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that five new projects have been selected for investment by the SUNY Technology Accelerator Fund , which accelerates the development and commercialization of innovations created by SUNY students, faculty, and staff.


Related Topix: US Governors, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, SUNY Buffalo

Governor Cuomo Announces More Than $500,000 Still Available in Green Job Training Grants

Albany, NY - April 18, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced more than $500,000 is still available in job training grants through the Clean Energy On-the-Job Training program, which helps eligible businesses develop green job skills in their workforce.


Related Topix: US Governors, Albany, NY, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Business Journal

Financial details emerge on AMRI's move to Buffalo

Significant details about one of New York state's biggest projects in Buffalo were tucked into Empire State Development Corp. minutes recently.


Related Topix: Buffalo, NY, Biotech, Albany Molecular Research, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, US Governors

Press & Sun-Bulletin

NY commission seeks Court of Appeals candidates

The state Commission on Judicial Nomination has requested recommendations and applications for New York's highest court, which has two upcoming vacancies.


Related Topix: US Governors

The Pound Ridge Daily Voice

Latimer Pushes Organ Donor Expansion Bill

State Sen. George Latimer, D-Rye, is pushing for a bill that would expand the pool of available organ donors.


Related Topix: US Governors

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Syracuse mayor resigns as Democratic Party chair

Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner is resigning from her position as co-chair of the state's Democratic Party.


Related Topix: US Governors


New York's transit authority cuts deal to end 2-ye...

New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority struck a deal on Thursday to end a 2-year pay dispute with a more generous offer to workers than the years of pay freezes it had originally proposed, New York state Governor Andrew Cuomo said.


Related Topix: Transportation, Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Railroads, US Governors

Governor Cuomo Deploying Mobile Command Center to Long Island to...

DFS representatives will be available to meet homeowners in the MCC from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, April 18 at the Baldwin Public Library, 2385 Grand Ave, Baldwin, NY.


Related Topix: US Governors, Foreclosures, Albany, NY, Baldwin, NY, Mortgage, Personal Finance