New York Assembly http://wshu.org en NY senate passes medical marijuana bill http://wshu.org/post/ny-senate-passes-medical-marijuana-bill <p>New York State will now permit the use of medical marijuana for some patients. The state Senate approved the measure over the objections of several senators who engaged in a lengthy debate on Friday.</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 20:17:18 +0000 Karen DeWitt 19388 at http://wshu.org Speed cameras coming to Long Island http://wshu.org/post/speed-cameras-coming-long-island <p></p><p>The New York State Senate and the Assembly have approved a measure to send more than 200 speed cameras to Long Island and New York City. That includes 69 cameras in Suffolk County and 56 in Nassau County.</p><p></p> Thu, 01 May 2014 15:05:58 +0000 Dan Katz 16701 at http://wshu.org Speed cameras coming to Long Island GOP leader: NY Assembly Democrats' sexual scandals will be a 2104 campaign issue http://wshu.org/post/gop-leader-ny-assembly-democrats-sexual-scandals-will-be-2104-campaign-issue <p>The New York Assembly Republican leader says the on going sexual harassment scandals involving Democrats in the State Assembly will be a campaign issue in 2014. The GOP leader stops short of calling for the resignation of Democratic Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.</p><p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 12:47:14 +0000 Karen DeWitt 2923 at http://wshu.org