- Albany Round-up
Critics say extending 'temporary' tax bad for NY
The $2 billion "millionaire's tax" was opposed by Cuomo and Senate Republicans in the 2010 elections.
NY leaders meet, continue talks on state budget
All sides in the Albany budget negotiations claim they are a good distance apart in their closed-door talks.
NY proposes high-tech SUNY campus
The College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering may be split away from the University at Albany under a plan that gives more control to the governor.
Statewide brush-burning ban begins this week
NY prohibits open burning in all communities during early spring when the bulk of New York's wildfires typically occur.
No drama in NY budget slated for early approval
The Senate and Assembly are expected to announce their proposed changes to Cuomo's $143 billion budget Monday or Tuesday.
Senate GOP wants to change gun law; Cuomo says no
NY Republicans are trying to scale back parts of the landmark gun control regulations they helped rush into law.
NY to exempt TV, movies under state's new gun law
Other changes to the New York law would allow police officers to keep their high-capacity handguns and take a loaded gun on school grounds without permission from school officials.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposes cutting price of hunting, fishing licenses
Governor suggests reducing the fishing license from $29 to $25 and the hunting license fee from $29 to $22.
Teachers union challenges NY's property tax cap
New York State United Teachers says the cap is unconstitutional and perpetuates funding inequities between affluent and poor districts.
NY Capitol rallies set on gun rights, limits
Supporters and opponents of the state's new gun restrictions have scheduled competing rallies for today.
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