New York

Dem’s new agenda hauntingly similar to communism

Last week, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled a 13-point national “Progressive Agenda” that is being touted as the liberal “Contract with America.” The aim is for the “Progressive Agenda” to become the… READ MORE

Capitol scandals raise tough questions for New York governor

ALBANY, N.Y. — They were Albany’s most powerful men: the governor, the Senate leader and the Assembly speaker. Together, they negotiated billion-dollar budgets and decided which bills passed and which ones didn’t. Now two face… READ MORE
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Cuomo Lifts Talking Points From Pro-Union Think Tank

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo allegedly plagiarized talking points from a think tank connected to the shadowy Democracy Alliance. Cuomo… READ MORE

New York Senate leader surrenders to face corruption charges

The leader of the New York Senate surrendered Monday to face charges including extortion and soliciting bribes after investigators looking into the awarding of a $12 million contract to a company that hired his son… READ MORE

Record $71.9 million spent on lobbying New York City officials in 2014: report

Power players are spending more cash than ever to influence city government officials through lobbying, a new city report shows. Lobbyists brought in $71.9 million to target city government in 2014, a record high, according… READ MORE

NY towns look to secede to PA over taxes, hydrofracking…

Conklin, NY | The local economy is pushing one organization in Upstate New York to pose a question: Is it possible to secede to Pennsylvania? The Upstate New York Towns Association is researching this very… READ MORE
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Seahawks coach shrugs at 9/11 truther rumors


Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll is not backing down from his support among 9/11 truthers. Carroll, who will coach the… READ MORE
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Sheldon Silver, N.Y. Assembly speaker, accused of masking bribes as legitimate income, feds say


NEW YORK — New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was arrested Thursday on corruption charges and accused of using his… READ MORE
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New York City may yank terror report to appease Muslims, settle suits: report


New York City may take down a terror report from its website that alerts law enforcement and citizens alike to… READ MORE
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Study used to bolster NY fracking ban developed by anti-fracking ‘activists’


New York state’s controversial new fracking ban was bolstered in part by research written and peer-reviewed by scientists with ties… READ MORE
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New York Gov. Cuomo to travel to Cuba


New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is reportedly planning to head to Cuba for a trade mission in the coming months.… READ MORE
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NY State Senators Look to Introduce ‘Death With Dignity’ Legislation This Month


After a terminally ill woman made headlines when she moved to Oregon so she could end her life under a… READ MORE

NY Dem’s advice to Obama: Veto Keystone

Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) on Sunday said that even if Democrats are able to make amendments to legislation authorizing the Keystone XL pipeline, he would still urge President Obama to veto it. Provisions that could… READ MORE