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New York State Senator Alessandra Biaggi cries during a press conference marking the one year anniversary of the Child Victims Act.
With the courts mostly closed, will sexual abuse plaintiffs get more time to sue?
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Democratic Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer speaks to the media after the Senate passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Sen. Chuck Schumer disagree. Here’s what the math shows.
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A food delivery worker seen on the subway during the coronavirus outbreak on March 25th.
They’re on the front lines of the pandemic, but they’ll have to wait for labor protections.
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What will happen to pot legalization amidst the coronavirus outbreak?
Albany lawmakers still disagree with Cuomo on how to use tax revenues from pot sales.
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The normally bustling Fulton Center seen nearly empty on Monday, March 16th.
Restaurants, theaters and tourism will take a hit from coronavirus. Here’s what the city and state could do to blunt its impact.
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Starting this week New Yorkers will start receiving census letters.
The decennial count will be conducted primarily online for the first time this year.
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Governor Cuomo and State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli deliver an update on the state revenues in 2019.
DiNapoli’s state financial update could put lawmakers on the spot.
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Members of the Protect Our Places Coalition celebrating passage of Intro 245, the bill to protect places of worship and other not-for-profit owned properties from the city’s annual tax lien sale.
Churches and synagogues have been facing tax liens for bills they didn’t owe.
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State senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins.
Activists, union leaders and fellow lawmakers are using carrots and sticks in pursuit of tax increases on the wealthy.
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Movies made in New York often qualify for a tax credit.
Seven Academy Award-nominated films qualified for a controversial tax credit that Cuomo wants to extend.
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