New York

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While a new poll finds New Yorkers would like Governor Cuomo to be a “national leader” challenging the policies of President Trump’s administration, Cuomo seldom actually mentions the President by name.

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The State University of New York says it’s considering developing its own teacher certification program to help staff their charter schools. The schools are dealing with a teacher shortage, which has been blamed on the state’s rigorous teacher qualifications.

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The state’s Lieutenant Governor says New Yorkers should be deeply worried if the U.S. Senate approves a plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Health Care Act, also knowns as Obamacare.

Office of N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

It’s been just over two weeks since ride hailing services have been permitted outside New York City, and Governor Cuomo says he’s pleased, so far.

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Later this summer, the New York Thruway’s new Tappan Zee Bridge will be formally named in honor of the current Governor’s father, the former Governor Mario Cuomo. But the renaming of the bridge came with a bit of controversy.