New York State Senate

An ornate clock hanging in Albany's State Capitol building.
State lawmakers can reconvene whenever their legislative leaders demand.
News & Politics
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Cuomo and Skoufis
The Senate investigations chairman wants to play hardball against the governor.
Personality
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Old NYC apartment building
Attention now turns to Cuomo days before state rent laws expire.
Policy
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Andrew Cuomo makes a statement on SALT Taxes
The governor could leverage state capital funding in negotiations with lawmakers.
News & Politics
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The state Legislature is finalizing a legislative package on state contracting for minority and women-owned businesses.
Policy
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Tenant advocates in Albany make a last-ditch effort to pass rent regulation reforms.
The policy debate raging between landlords and tenant advocates.
Policy
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Email Ramos of High Mi Madre Co-Operative urges legislators to pass recreational marijuana legislation during a news conference at the state Capitol.
Claims range from mostly unproven to wholly unfounded.
Opinion
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The New York State Senate.
Everything you need to know, as the session's end grows nearer.
News & Politics
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Legalization advocates should make the affirmative case for legal access to marijuana and how that will enhance the lives of New Yorkers.
The affirmative case for the freedom to experiment with a relatively benign drug.
Opinion
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Is there enough time to legalize recreational marijuana?
Some advocates say the support is there, but time may be running out.
Policy
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