Governor Andrew Cuomo

Office of N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Governor Cuomo is distancing himself from the corruption scandal within his administration, and placing the blame on others, but some say Cuomo might be better off making some changes instead.

Mike Groll / AP

A former Cuomo Administration official is among those named in a criminal complaint by U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, accused of carrying out kickback and bribery schemes over a period of several years. Many of those illegal acts, the complaint alleges, involve the governor’s much touted Upstate economic development programs, including the Buffalo Billion.

Brennan Linsley / AP

Opponents of a pipeline expansion that would flow through vast portions of New York want the Cuomo Administration to deny a key permit that could result in a halt to the upgrade.

Cuomo Says: Vote!

Sep 14, 2016
Mike Groll / AP

On a state primary day, and during a hotly contested presidential campaign, Governor Cuomo issued a somewhat non-partisan message to New Yorkers: vote, or don’t complain about the results.

Brennan Linsley / AP

A group of state lawmakers is teaming up with environmental groups to ask Governor Cuomo’s administration to ban the use of wastewater from hydrofracking and other oil and gas extraction from being spread on public roadways.

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