New York

Alex Brandon / AP

Governor Cuomo’s proposal to pass a constitutional amendment enshrining the U.S. Supreme Court’s 1973 abortion decision Roe v. Wade into the state’s constitution, is not gaining much traction in the state Senate.

Mike Groll / AP

Governor Cuomo’s economic development chair was grilled by lawmakers at a budget hearing, as some of the programs are embroiled in a corruption scandal that’s led to corruption charges against several former associates of the governor.

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Eight protesters were arrested outside Governor Cuomo’s office as they demonstrated for more money for legal aid services for the state’s poorest.

Protesters chanted, “What do we want? Lawyers!” and blockaded an entrance to Governor Cuomo’s suite of offices at the Capitol.

ACA Enrollment Deadline Is Midnight Tonight

Jan 31, 2017
Courtesy of AccessHealthCT

The deadline to sign up for coverage under the state health insurance exchanges in Connecticut and New York is midnight Tuesday.

Office of Gov. Andrew Cuomo

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo told a crowd of cheering Planned Parenthood advocates that he’s proposing a constitutional Amendment to put the protections in the Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade into the state’s constitution.