New York

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New York State’s education commissioner said Tuesday that new state-specific learning standards will offer several improvements over the controversial Common Core standards.

Susan Walsh / AP

President Trump’s plan is so far just a one-page outline, but it’s already raising some red flags for New York’s political leaders.

Richard Drew / AP

In a report released Wednesday, the MTA, the nation’s largest public transit system, called climate change an urgent reality. The agency says it’s budgeted about $3 billion toward addressing climate change’s biggest threats.

Karen DeWitt / WAMC

Several state lawmakers are sponsoring a bill that they say would force President Donald Trump to make public some of his tax returns.

Mike Groll / AP

State lawmakers and lobby groups say Governor Cuomo was in error when he said that there was no political will to enact reforms in 2017.

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