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New secretary of state and construction authority leader confirmed by the New York Senate

May. 22, 2024 19:39 PM EDT

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Senate confirmed two former state lawmakers Wednesday to lead the Department of State and the state's public finance and construction authority. Senators confirmed Walter T. Mosley as secretary of state and former Secretary of State Robert J....

Editorial Roundup: New York

Apr. 18, 2024 07:14 AM EDT

Albany Times Union. April 17, 2024. Editorial: A stain on the badge A member of the State Police molested boys in Saratoga County, and the agency covered it up; the Child Victims Act offers a chance for justice, again. If you’re looking for a textbook...

Hochul announces budget outline as lawmakers continue to hash out details

Apr. 15, 2024 19:39 PM EDT

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Kathy Hochul on Monday announced the framework of a $237 billion budget that includes broad plans to drive new housing construction, address the influx of migrants and crack down on illegal marijuana shops. Hochul, a Democrat, described the...