Gov. Andrew Cuomo signs voting reform legislation flanked by Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul (left), Assemblyman Charles Lavine, state Senators Zellnor Myrie and James Sanders Jr., and Ben Stiller.
Sponsoring bills give freshmen lawmakers something to show voters later on.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo laughing with Assemblyman David Weprin and state Sen. James Tedisco at his joint State of the State and budget address.
How Cuomo amassed even more control over the state’s multibillion-dollar spending plan.
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Albany welcomes 39 new legislators between both chambers.
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New York State Capitol.
Speaking to each new lawmaker about their top priorities.
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The New York State Senate.
Speaking to each new lawmaker about their top priorities.
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Andrew Cuomo 2019 budget address
Why a recession or federal cuts could throw Cuomo’s budget into disarray.
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Andrew Cuomo
But in between the lines is the same old governor.
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Voters waited in long lines to cast their vote.
Democratic lawmakers say newly-passed laws are just the beginning.
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Former governor and 1913 state Assembly Speaker Alfred Emanuel "Al" Smith, with his wife Catherine and children, at Sheepshead Bay Speedway in August of 1918.
The party was busy, but ultimately divided, in 1913.
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Andrea Stewart-Cousins
A sense of optimism prevailed, but fault-lines also emerged on the first day of one-party rule.
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