Hospitality and food service companies were the biggest group of employers to enroll in the state program.
The governor initially distanced herself from the issue of asylum-seekers in New York City, but she’s taking credit for getting the feds to act.
Coming off of a legislative session with little movement on her signature issue, the governor has announced another housing development in New York City.
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Andrew Cuomo’s portrait also has a new home.
Here are some of the insiders the governor has appointed to run the state.
Months after the governor and legislative leaders failed to come to an agreement on housing, Gov. Kathy Hochul announced several housing proposals – and received backlash from some labor entities.
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The money will go to community organizations facing bias crimes. The governor also signed college campus hate crime reporting legislation.
Hochul marks one-year anniversary of Dobbs by signing law for telehealth abortions across state lines
The governor signed a bill that will protect New York health care providers administering abortion medication to patients living in other states – insisting New York is on solid legal footing to do so.
Just five months ago, the governor vetoed the popular bill to update the state’s wrongful death laws. Lawmakers have passed a new version they say addresses the governor’s concerns.
Hochul gets the last laugh in press show rebuttal: ‘Is that guy from Colorado still telling me what to say?’
The governor got some good-natured ribbing for her multiple trials and tribulations over the past legislative session.
It took a while, but the governor got concessions on bail, charter schools and more.
The state budget includes removing the “least restrictive” standard for all offenses – not just bail-eligible offenses.
The governor said she will be following up with New York City Mayor Eric Adams on several initiatives they both want to “get done.”
In her first appearance after a protracted budget fight, the governor was all smiles about the chip manufacturing company.
After the Texas ruling to stop the use of mifepristone sent shockwaves across the nation, the governor joined Planned Parenthood to announce a stockpile of another abortion drug in the state.
Wilson, who would be the first Black chief judge in New York state, was tapped following the rejection of Hector LaSalle.
A few things Gov. Kathy Hochul can learn from the state’s 51st governor as she navigates the challenges of budget season.
Almost as soon as news broke that the governor was considering allowing more emissions, she reversed course in negotiations.