Murphy's State Of The State Touts Progress In New Jersey, Residents Say It's Not EnoughDown in Trenton, the governor started out criticizing the state's use of taxpayer dollars during his state of the state address on Tuesday.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Jumps Into 2020 Presidential Race"It's an important first step, and it's one I am taking because I am going to run," the New York senator said on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert."
Middle Class Tax Cuts, Aid For Poor Schools And More: Gov. Cuomo Unveils 100 Day Priorities At State Of The State Budget AddressFrom tax cuts to legalizing marijuana, Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday unveiled a muscular something-for-everyone agenda designed to make him the strong man in New York state.
Gov. Cuomo Includes Limo Safety Reform In Budget PlanNew York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has included safety reforms for limousines in his state budget proposal in response to the October crash of a stretch limo that killed 20 people in an upstate town.
As Shutdown Drags On, Number Of TSA Workers Calling Off Work SpikesAfter missing paychecks due to the partial government shutdown on Friday, the number of Transportation Security Administration officers not showing up for work has grown.
Sen. Gillibrand Inching Toward Presidential RunSeveral people familiar with Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand's plans say the New York Democrat is expected to take steps toward launching a presidential campaign in the coming days.
New York State Lawmakers Expected To Approve Major Voting ReformsNew York State lawmakers are expected to approve some major voting reforms Monday. The changes are meant to make it easier for voters to cast their ballots and drive up voter turnout.
Gov. Cuomo Makes It Clear: He Wants Total Control Of MTAGov. Andrew Cuomo has upped the ante on fixing the city's dysfunctional mass transit system, saying it must be reorganized and that he should have total control.
Gillibrand Calls For New Law To Protect Moms In ChildbirthThe Democrat held a press conference to push for the Modernizing Obstetric Medicine Standards (MOMS) Act.
Former DHS Chief: Trump Plan To Use Disaster Aid For Border Wall 'More Legally Plausible'The White House directed the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to explore using $13.9 billion in funds the corps received for disaster relief in 2018 to begin building a border wall.
Cuomo Announces Plan To Raise Age To Buy Tobacco, E-CigsThe governor announced Saturday that he will include the proposal in his 2019 executive budget.
New York's Antiquated Voting Laws Set For Monumental OverhaulThe state legislature is expected to enact monumental voting reform that will make it easier to cast a ballot.