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Andrew Cuomo

  1. trump tax returns
    New York Moves Toward Giving Congress Trump’s State Tax ReturnsNew York’s Senate passed a bill that would allow congressional committees to access Trump’s home-state tax records.
  2. vision 2020
    California Could Ban Trump From 2020 Primary Unless He Releases Tax ReturnsJerry Brown vetoed a similar bill requiring all candidates to release their tax returns, but Gavin Newsom might sign it.
  3. politics
    Why Couldn’t New York Get a More Progressive Budget?Public campaign financing is a priority for progressive activists, but New York Democrats punted.
  4. the city
    Congestion Digestion: What You Need to Know About the MTA Budget BoostersAlbany’s deal will wring funds from motorists, pricey properties, and online transactions—but it’s still not enough to save ailing subways and buses.
  5. the city
    Sprint to Eliminate Cash Bail Raises Tough ChoicesLawmakers and DAs are at odds over who can be held in jail before trial, as Governor Cuomo presses to pass a bill by April 1.
  6. the top line
    The Amazon Deal Implosion Will Make It Hard to Do the Next Deal. Good.That will likely save New York taxpayers money and promote a healthy separation between the public and private sectors.
  7. the top line
    Cuomo and de Blasio’s Plan Doesn’t Fix the Biggest Subway ProblemEveryone needs to know who is in charge.
  8. the city
    New NYCHA Monitor’s Strange Political BedfellowsFederal officials’ pick to oversee public housing has links to Andrew Cuomo, Rudy Giuliani — and controversial activist Lenora Fulani.
  9. amazon
    How Cuomo, de Blasio, and Bezos Blew the Amazon DealNo one took responsibility for selling it. In the vacuum left by the company, the mayor, and the governor, opponents pounced.
  10. the top line
    Why Amazon Bailed on Its New York HeadquartersThe company will keep growing in Manhattan. But it wasn’t willing to go to Queens on less favorable terms than it had negotiated.
  11. the top line
    Amazon-NYC Deal Can Fall Apart Because New York and Amazon Don’t Need Each OtherWhich means that the deal to put a new Amazon HQ in Queens is very fragile.
  12. reproductive rights
    New York Has Finally Updated Its Archaic Abortion LawThe law, which the state Senate’s GOP majority blocked for years, takes abortion out of the criminal code and allows some abortions after 24 weeks.
  13. reproductive rights
    New York Has Finally Updated Its Archaic Abortion LawThe law, which the state Senate’s GOP majority blocked for years, takes abortion out of the criminal code and allows some abortions after 24 weeks.
  14. 2020 elections
    Is the 2020 Dem Presidential Field Finally Shrinking Rather Than Expanding?Tom Steyer’s withdrawal is a good sign that everybody in America isn’t running to face Donald Trump.
  15. no one is laughing
    What Does Andrew Cuomo’s #MeToo ‘Joke’ Even Mean?And why did he think it was a good idea to joke about charging reporters “under the Me Too movement”?
  16. the top line
    Two Cheers for Andrew Cuomo, Subway SaviorSetting aside many other points of uncertainty about the governor’s L train plan, there’s no question the MTA needs more oversight.
  17. cityscape
    The L Won’t Shut Down After All. Time to Panic?Governor Cuomo’s surprise announcement of relief was greeted with less enthusiasm than he might have hoped for.
  18. the city politic
    Why Governor Cuomo Gave a Speech That Sounded Like a Secession ThreatYou don’t say New York “declares independence from this federal government’s policies” unless you want to, at the very least, fan 2020 rumors.
  19. cityscape
    Amazon Can’t Monopolize New York CityThe company shouldn’t be seen as a threat. Besides, the world’s great urban center of commerce doesn’t tell anyone to get out of town.
  20. new york city housing authority
    Don’t Expect Ben Carson to Fix New York City’s Housing WoesNew York City’s public housing is in shambles, but a federal receivership probably won’t help.
  21. the top line
    Why Amazon Gets Whatever It WantsPublic trust is a priceless asset. And critics of the Long Island City HQ2 deal are underestimating its importance.
  22. the top line
    Why New York Is Paying Amazon $3 Billion to Do What Google Will Do for FreeThe idea is that it’s very important that Amazon is going to Queens, and that by doing so, it will serve two key goals for the city. But is that true?
  23. the city politic
    New York State Has Entered a New Phase of PoliticsAndrew Cuomo’s resounding win was part of a shift in Albany. The only question now is what the new system will look like.
  24. albany
    Cuomo Aide Who Called Bribes ‘Ziti’ Sentenced to Six Years in PrisonJoseph Percoco, who Cuomo once described a “brother,” took more than $300,000 in bribes.
  25. ey i ran here
    4 Crucial Ways Cynthia Nixon Pushed Cuomo to the LeftEven though she lost the primary, she managed to scare the incumbent governor enough to soften these stances.
  26. 2018 midterms
    New York Primaries Show Elections Are Still Won on the Ground, Not OnlineCuomo and his top allies won — while breakaway Senate Democrats stumbled down-ballot — due to the power of old-fashioned organizing.
  27. 2018 midterms
    Governor Andrew Cuomo Defeats Cynthia Nixon in NY Democratic PrimaryEstablishment candidates won in all the top races, but six of the eight rogue Democratic state senators lost their seats.
  28. 2018 elections
    Ex-Cuomo Aide Drafted False Cynthia Nixon Anti-Semitism MailerThe Cuomo campaign confirmed that the flier was drafted and approved by two men close to the governor — though they say it was an oversight.
  29. to freedom!
    The Nicki–Cardi B Feud Has Spilled Over Into Local PoliticsThey’ve backed rival gubernatorial candidates in the New York state primaries.
  30. new york primary
    Why Are New York’s Voting Laws So Terrible?The state is embarrassingly behind in making it easier for citizens to cast ballots.
  31. 2018 elections
    Cuomo Aide Shopped Nixon Anti-Israel Story Ahead of False Anti-Semitism MailerThough Cuomo denies he knew about the inflammatory flier, the New York Post says one of his top campaign aides pitched a similar story on Nixon.
  32. cynthia nixon
    Democratic Party Mailer Associating Cynthia Nixon With Anti-Semitism BackfiresIt was roundly condemned over the weekend, and Governor Cuomo was forced to distance himself from it.
  33. bill de blasio
    Cuomo Antagonist Bill de Blasio Won’t Endorse Cynthia NixonHe’s staying out of the race, but it’s no secret who he wants to win.
  34. harvey weinstein
    Cuomo Halted Probe Into Weinstein Case After $25K Donation From Former LawyerA new report shows that the New York governor suspended the probe six days after receiving a donation from Weinstein’s former lawyer.
  35. ey i'm runnin' here
    The 5 Most Intense Moments From the Nixon-Cuomo Debate“Can you stop interrupting?” “Can you stop lying?”
  36. 2018 midterms
    Cynthia Nixon Says She’d Give Back the Governor’s SalaryDuring her primary debate with Cuomo, Nixon said return the $179,000 salary to the state.
  37. power
    Cuomo Halted Probe Into Weinstein Case After $25K Donation From Former LawyerA new report shows that the New York governor suspended the probe six days after receiving a donation from Weinstein’s former lawyer.
  38. new york governors race 2018
    Cynthia Nixon Doesn’t Want to Debate Cuomo in ‘Notoriously Sexist’ Cold RoomShe would like the debate room to be a pleasant 76 degrees, thank you very much.
  39. taxes
    Feds Crack Down on Blue-State Workarounds of Trump Tax Reform Deduction LimitsIt’s part of an ongoing GOP effort to hit coastal “elites” with the bill for reducing high-end taxes. But blue states are still trying to fight back.
  40. sausage time
    Andrew Cuomo Claims That He Is a ‘Sausage Aficionado’He returned to the New York State Fair for his annual tube meat.
  41. new york politics
    Can Andrew Cuomo Win by Being Andrew Cuomo Again?Even as he’s pushed leftward, the governor thinks there’s still plenty of elbow room for a Democrat like him.
  42. oops
    Andrew Cuomo Can’t Decide Whether or Not America Is GreatThe New York governor said America “was never that great” this afternoon, then he walked it back.
  43. 2018 midterms
    Andrew Cuomo Finally Agreed to Debate Cynthia NixonAfter months of declining to engage Nixon in debate, the current New York governor has laid out his terms.
  44. city politic
    Cuomo’s State Senate Deal Unravels As Rogue Democrats’ Rivals Gain MomentumChallengers to the Senate’s breakaway Democrats have become a political force, running against the kind of backroom deals that kept the GOP in power.
  45. new york governors race 2018
    Andrew Cuomo Says He’s Happy to Be One of Few Men in a ‘Room Full of Women’He made the remark at a “Brooklyn Women for Cuomo” event.
  46. New York State Opens Tax Probe Into Trump FoundationThe tax investigation could lead to a criminal referral, and the state AG’s civil suit against the charity may be headed in the same direction.
  47. new york governors race 2018
    Sex and the City’s Mr. Big Backs Cynthia Nixon’s Campaign for GovernorChristopher Noth isn’t the first Sex and the City star to back Nixon.
  48. state politics
    The Winklevoss Twins Are Reportedly Helping Host Cuomo’s Hamptons FundraiserThe large boys appear to have thrown their support behind the current governor.
  49. politics
    In Bid to be Cool Governor, Andrew Cuomo Is Hosting a Fundraiser at Surf LodgeThe Montauk bar is famously beloved by socialites.
  50. Trump’s Advisers Floated a Fox News Pundit’s Name for Supreme Court JusticeApparently, the TV judge’s name has come up for Attorney General, Deputy Attorney General, and yes, the Supreme Court.
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