Andrew Cuomo

J. Scott Applewhite / AP

The tax overhaul plan proposed by President Trump and now being considered in Congress would end the deduction on federal income tax forms for state and local property taxes. Governor Cuomo says it would disproportionately harm New Yorkers, where property taxes are among the highest in the nation, and he’s taken opportunities at public events recently to make the case against the plan.

Mike Groll / AP

Governor Andrew Cuomo says he may have to call a special session in December to deal with potential funding cuts from Washington that he calls part of a “federal assault” on New York.

Office of N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Governor Cuomo, who championed strict new gun control laws in New York after the 2012 Newtown, Connecticut, shootings killed 20 children, says national gun policy is “insanity” and “disgusting.”

New Yorkers Come Through For Puerto Rico

Oct 3, 2017
Don Pollard / Office of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says donations to the Empire State Relief and Recovery Effort for Puerto Rico have been overwhelmingly generous.

Office of N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says more than half of full-time SUNY and CUNY in-state students are tuition-free this year. A big part of this is due to the Excelsior Scholarship.