State Legislature

Christie Demands Changes To Bill Extending Police, Firefighter Arbitrator-Award Pay Cap IncreasesNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie issued a quick conditional veto Thursday, so as to make major changes to a bill passed by lawmakers to extend the cap on arbitrator-awarded pay increases for police and firefighter unions.
NY Census Figures Released; Bloomberg Says They Don't 'Make Any Sense'Census 2010 figures for New York state show minimal growth in New York City over the past decade and population losses in the largest upstate cities.
Bloomberg Fights For $1B In State FundingThe annual lobbying by the mayor takes on a different cast Monday after Cuomo benefited from Bloomberg's endorsement in the fall elections.
MTA Kicks Off Second Round Of Public Hearings The first of the five hearings regarding proposed fare hikes began Monday night at the Cooper Union Great Hall on 7th Street.