Thomas Libous

New York State Senator Thomas W. Libous (center, facing camera). (Photo by Daniel Barry/Getty Images)

Law Partner’s Wife Testifies That Senator’s Son Was Drunk At Party Before Starting Job

State Sen. Thomas Libous is on trial for allegedly lying to the FBI repeatedly when he denied making a corrupt deal to get his son Matthew a high-paying job with the law firm.

07/15/2015

New York State Senator Thomas W. Libous (center, facing camera). (Photo by Daniel Barry/Getty Images)

Upstate GOP State Senator Indicted For Allegedly Lying To FBI About Job For Son

A leading Republican New York state senator from upstate has been indicted on charges that he lied to the FBI about arranging a law firm job and an inflated salary for his son.

07/01/2014

New York State Assembly debate on gun control - Jan. 15, 2013 (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Gov. Cuomo Signs Nation’s Toughest Gun Control Legislation Into Law

The Assembly voted in favor of the bill 104-43. The bill was passed by the Senate 43-18 late Monday. It was immediately was brought to Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who signed it into law.

01/15/2013