Tag: Andrew Cuomo

Cuomo Orders Testing Of Bethpage’s Ever-Creeping Toxic Plume

Subterranean toxic plume threatens to contaminate even more public drinking water supplies.

Zephyr Teachout, Anti-Common Core Firebrand, Running For Congress

“I'm running to raise up the voices of people who are shut out—and that includes the voices of parents and teachers.”

Attorneys for Dean Skelos and Son Request Acquittal

Attorneys argue that the evidence outlined in court was not strong enough to warrant a conviction.

Cuomo Has Great Big Plans For New York But Actions Must...

All his big ideas come with a huge cost.

Pol: Rename Donald Trump State Park After Muslim Revolutionary War Hero

“Renaming the parkland after a true American patriot is entirely fitting."

Skelos Corruption Trial: Jury Convicts Senator And Son

The senator, who will be expelled from office, is scheduled to be sentenced in March, but will appeal the verdict.

Skelos Corruption Trial: Witness Says Senator Threatened Developers For Campaign Donations

Durego said Skelos lost his temper with officials affiliated with the Real Estate Board of New York, telling the men he'd "F" them if they didn't "pony up" and donate to keep Republicans in control of the state Senate.

Skelos Corruption Trial: Wiretaps Reveal Senators & Son Ripping Cuomo, Environmentalists

"He's full of shit," Dean Skelos said of Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

Skelos Corruption Trial Expected to Begin Tuesday

Jury selection began Monday, but ironically only a few potential jurors knew their state representatives.

Cuomo Vetoes Port Ambrose Offshore LNG Plan

The governor cited security, economic and environmental concerns.