New York State
A New York poll provides grim evidence of a continuing exodus from the state, once the national leader in manufacturing and other high-paying jobs.
A review of state records has found that New York’s prisons are running at about 88 percent capacity.
The former politician said in a published report that he was “consulting and assisting in the management” of the new restaurant.
Effective Friday, New York State was rolling back the four percent sales tax on clothes and shoes costing less than $55 per item.
“The Legislature not only passed an on-time budget, but a historic and transformational budget for the people of the state of New York,” Gov. Cuomo said.
New York state’s Independence Party bills itself as blasting a straightforward new path through two-party politics, but now the state’s third-largest party is increasingly embroiled in high-stakes intrigue of its own.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman marked National Consumer Protection Week by releasing New York’s top 10 frauds of 2010 on Sunday.
Then-Attorney General Andrew Cuomo said the companies collected too much in surcharges on premiums from policyholders after the state Workers’ Compensation Board in 2000 changed the way it calculates annual fees.
Ravitch is a widely respected fixer for governments in crisis. He was a key player in saving New York City from bankruptcy in the 1970s and preserving the city’s transit system.
A think tank projects that taxpayer-funded contributions to the pension systems for NY’s public employees could balloon by billions over the next five years.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – This year of fear in New York politics yielded at least one clear winner: The voters. In victories small and large, voters tossed out a few incumbents who would have once […]
Cuomo will get the chance to clean up Albany, following his resounding victory over Tea Party upstart Carl Paladino, who lost by a margin of almost two to one.
The flow of $200,000 of campaign cash last week alone to Democratic Senate leader John Sampson shows the quiet effort to maintain the Democrats’ one-vote majority in that chamber.
Paladino said the polls have it wrong, just as they did when they predicted he would lose to Rick Lazio in the Republican primary.
Economic times are tough all over, and the Big Apple is no exception.