Greedy, Not Needy: Another Albany Legislator Indicted

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Since 1999, 26 state legislators — from both sides of aisle — have left office due to criminal or ethical issues, according to Citizens Union, a good-government group.

The second highest-ranking Republican in the New York State Senate, Thomas Libous, is facing criminal charges after allegedly lying to the FBI during an investigation into political corruption. Continue Reading →

Gov Cuomo Opens Winter Center

Billy Joel Holds Press Conference At Madison Square GardenGovernor Andrew M. Cuomo will activate the State Emergency Operations Center (EOC) tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. to monitor a potent winter storm that is forecasted to impact New York State Thursday and Friday. Continue Reading →