Gov. Hochul Unveils New Budget Proposal, Says New York To Make Historic Investments In Education, Infrastructure And Health CareGov. Kathy Hochul unveiled her $216 billion budget proposal on Tuesday, and it features an ambitious agenda.
With Decision Deadline Looming, Roughly One-Third New York State Communities Have Opted Out Of Marijuana DispensariesMunicipalities have until Dec. 31 to decide if they will allow legalized adult-use recreational marijuana dispensaries and on-site consumption sites.
New York State Indoor Mask Mandate Begins Monday; If Not Enforced, Business Owners May Be Fined $1,000This comes as nationwide the average number of COVID-19 cases is up 37% from last week, with hospitalizations rising in at least 42 states.
Only On CBS2: Long Island Family Upset New York State Is Trying To Remove Son With Autism From Massachusetts FacilityA Long Island couple is fighting for their adult son with special needs.
Judge Blocks New York State Medical Worker Vaccine MandateThe judge gave New York state until Sept. 22 to respond to the lawsuit in federal court in Utica.
Gov. Hochul: Tens Of Millions Of Dollars Will Soon Be Available To Local Governments For COVID Booster Shot InfrastructureIn a stark departure from her predecessor, she said she's not going to issue open-ended mandates that leave no room for localities to determine what works best for them.
State Assembly Judiciary Committee Will Issue Report On Investigation Into Andrew CuomoOutrage from lawmakers and some of the women accusing Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment has forced state Assembly leaders to reverse course.
2 NYC State Senators Reportedly On Kathy Hochul's Wish List For Lieutenant GovernorSources told CBS2 that Jamaal Bailey, who represents the Bronx, and Brian Benjamin in Manhattan are among several candidates being considered by Hochul and her team.
Gov. Cuomo Scandal Has Reignited Debate Over Term Limits In New York PoliticsNew York is one of only 12 states that doesn't have a term limit for governors.
De Blasio Reacts To Cuomo Resignation: 'There Has To Be Accountability,' Says Governor 'Should Never Run For Office Again'Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke publicly Thursday for the first time since Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced his resignation, saying he "felt a sense of relief."
Kathy Hochul Meets The Media, Says She's Ready To 'Fight Like Hell' For The People Of Scandal-Ridden New YorkHochul, a native of Buffalo, is becoming New York's instant governor during turbulent times.
Perplexed Republicans Question Why Cuomo Must Remain New York's Governor For Another 2 WeeksAs Kathy Hochul gets ready to take the helm of in New York, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is still in charge for the next and weeks, and nobody is sure what to expect.
Former Gov. Paterson Reflects On How He Ascended To New York's Most Powerful Position, Says Hochul Has Some AdvantagesOne man knows better than anyone the challenge facing soon-to-be Gov. Kathy Hochul.
Senate Majority Leader Stewart-Cousins To Take On Duties Of Lieutenant Governor In Hochul AdministrationGov. Andrew Cuomo's resignation takes effect in two weeks. Hochul will eventually appoint her own successor.
From '3 Men In A Room' To Kathy Hochul, Andrea Stewart-Cousins And Carl Heastie: Major Change Ahead In AlbanyNew York state politics has long been criticized for the way decisions are made in Albany. But that's about to be turned on its head.