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Governor Cuomo

  1. Governor Cuomo Calls to ‘Rescind’ New York Prisons’ Controversial Book Policy“Concerns from families need to be addressed, while we redouble efforts to fight prison contraband.”
  2. Mayor de Blasio and Governor Cuomo Say Trump Hasn’t Bothered to CallHe did send some tweets though.
  3. Sorry New York, Trump’s Voter Fraud Commission Is Getting Your InformationDespite Governor Cuomo’s assurances that wouldn’t happen, the Board of Elections complied — though it won’t turn over Social Security numbers.
  4. stand clear of the closing doors
    Governor Andrew Cuomo Will Declare the MTA in a State of EmergencyHe’s signing an executive order to speed up procurement and adding $1 billion to the capital plan.
  5. breakfast
    Christie and Cuomo Have Discreet Breakfast Meeting at New Jersey DinerWhat were they chatting about “huddled at the back” of the Tick Tock?
  6. Indian Point, the Nuclear Plant About 30 Miles From NYC, Will Close in 2021The facility generates a quarter of NYC’s power — all carbon-free.
  7. state of the state
    New York City’s Second-Worst Airport Might Also Get an UpgradeGovernor Cuomo proposes a $10 billion redevelopment plan for JFK.
  8. The Second Avenue Subway Will Really Be Open for Business on New Year’s DayThe MTA backs up Governor Cuomo’s promise: The first trip is scheduled for 6:04 a.m. on January 1, 2017.
  9. Harlem’s One-Antlered Deer Gets Last-Minute Stay on Execution, Then DiesBut there is probably no hope now for the Cuomo–de Blasio relationship.
  10. It Just Got a Lot Tougher for Airbnb to Do Business in NYCGovernor Andrew Cuomo signed a law today that doles out a heavy fine for people who advertise illegal short-term rentals.
  11. Art Installations and Light Shows Will Replace Tollbooths on NYC BridgesIt’s the latest infrastructure plan from Governor Cuomo.
  12. Cider Me
    Cuomo Admin Funding Hard-Cider ResearchIt will go toward the researching and testing of different apple varietals.
  13. Cuomo Could Pardon Thousands of Youthful Offenders in the Near FutureAround 10,000 people may be eligible. 
  14. Cuomo and de Blasio Try to Make Up Over Nice Italian Dinner Did anything get resolved?
  15. sad things
    Cuomo Aide Shot Before J’Ouvert DiesCarey Gabay was taken off a respirator Wednesday. 
  16. city politic
    How Cuomo Came Around on Minimum WageThe governor — with a little help from Vice-President Biden — proposes raising the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour.
  17. city politic
    When Mayors Attack: Why de Blasio Went After Governor CuomoWas it time to stop accepting punishment and start treating his tormentor like a schoolyard bully?
  18. Cuomo Gets His Way (Mostly) in Albany’s Last Big Legislative PushAnd his “friend” Mayor de Blasio gets pushed aside.
  19. city politic
    Inside Albany’s Nervous BreakdownTwo days left in the legislative session, and a mountain of unfinished business.
  20. city politic
    The Diverging Fortunes of New York’s Favorite Political Odd CoupleCuomo backs fast-food workers while de Blasio heads to D.C., as one tries to maintain — and the other tries to build — his national profile.
  21. state politics
    Andrew Cuomo’s Political Games Apparently Don’t Sit Well With the U.S. AttorneyRecords from the governor’s now-disbanded anti-corruption commission are under subpoena.
  22. dispatches from yogurtland
    Governor Cuomo Holds Vital Yogurt SummitIt’s an important culture issue. (GET IT?)
  23. little red cuovette
    Corvettes Reduce Governor Cuomo to an Almost Childlike StateIt’s kind of cute.