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A train car on Metro North's New Haven Line (Credit MTA/Metro North)

State Takes To MTA Trains With New Tourism Campaign

New York State is spreading the word that it is best to spend your money closer to home, in a new campaign that includes a novel relationship with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.

10/26/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks - Albany, NY - Oct 17, 2011 (credit: Governor's Office)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Defends Role At Democratic Fundraiser

Cuomo participated in a closed-door fundraiser Friday for the Democratic Governors Association, where his appearance fetched a reported $50,000 a seat for the organization.

01/27/2012

The Tappan Zee Bridge is seen on Jun 27, 2008 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Mass Transit Cut From New Tappan Zee Bridge, Lowering Cost To $5.2 Billion

The cost of a new Tappan Zee Bridge has been shaved to $5.2 billion by focusing solely on the bridge, a federal agency said Tuesday. That means no mass transit – rail or dedicated bus lanes – at this point.

10/12/2011

Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Report: NY Gov. Cuomo Flew Home In State Aircraft

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo used state aircraft for more than a dozen flights to or from his home following statewide tours in which he called for belt-tightening and budget cuts for schools and other services, records show.

08/14/2011

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo The New Face Of Gay Marriage Rights

As lawmakers continue to hash out a gay marriage bill in Albany, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has become a prominent champion of legalized gay marriage, pushing his state into the center of the national debate over an emotional and divisive issue.

06/18/2011

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (AP Photo/Mike Groll, Pool)

Governor Cuomo’s Twitter Account Briefly Diverted

An unknown tweeter set up a fake Twitter account and briefly linked it to Andrew Cuomo’s official state website Sunday morning.

01/02/2011