Andrew Cuomo http://wshu.org en Reformers fault Cuomo for not holding elections http://wshu.org/post/reformers-fault-cuomo-not-holding-elections <p></p><p>New York's short-lived public campaign finance program came to a halt Monday when the program's test participant, State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli, said he would not participate in the pilot program because it was unjust. Reformers are blaming New York Governor Andrew Cuomo for not holding special elections that might have provided the votes.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:34:47 +0000 Charles Lane 15416 at http://wshu.org Reformers fault Cuomo for not holding elections The ethics attempts of New York's budget http://wshu.org/post/ethics-attempts-new-yorks-budget <p></p><p>New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed this years $140 billion budget Tuesday. It includes a property tax rebate for homeowners, increased education aid, pre-k funding, and also some ethics reforms. We've been air stories on the education and tax policies, but to here about ethics reforms WSHU's Charles Lane is here. &nbsp;</p><p></p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:15:21 +0000 Charles Lane & Mark Herz 15111 at http://wshu.org The ethics attempts of New York's budget Poll: most NYers say they're not better off compared to a year ago http://wshu.org/post/poll-most-nyers-say-theyre-not-better-compared-year-ago <p>A new poll finds the majority of New Yorkers say they are not&nbsp;better off now than they were four years ago. &nbsp;The sentiments do not seem to be hurting Governor Andrew Cuomo’s chances for reelection.</p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 22:34:59 +0000 Karen DeWitt 14681 at http://wshu.org NY reviews PSEG-LI storm plan http://wshu.org/post/ny-reviews-pseg-li-storm-plan <p></p><p>New York’s Department of Public Service held public hearings Thursday on PSEG’s new storm emergency plan for Long Island electric customers. The updated plan is largely the same as LIPA's&nbsp;but with an improvements to customer communication.</p><p></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 01:34:00 +0000 Charles Lane 14131 at http://wshu.org NY reviews PSEG-LI storm plan Why Bellone mentions Cuomo so much http://wshu.org/post/why-bellone-mentions-cuomo-so-much <p></p><p>In his State of the County speech Wednesday night Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone mentioned New York Governor Andrew Cuomo ten times. &nbsp;That's eight more times than he mentioned anyone else. Turns out&nbsp;the name dropping is intentional. &nbsp;</p><p></p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 11:35:27 +0000 Charles Lane 13762 at http://wshu.org Why Bellone mentions Cuomo so much