Economic sanctions related to Iran’s nuclear programs are to be rolled back after the U.N. nuclear agency confirms compliance.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is continuing her push for paid family leave.
The budget increased state aid to schools by $1.4 billion. Overall, they will now receive $23.5 billion.
A proposed New York State budget would give school systems in Erie and Niagara counties a six percent boost across the board.
There is a criticized new law in Indiana, that critics fear could permit discrimination against gays and lesbians.
“It’s not an ideal world,” Democratic Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie told reporters as the final bills were being printed.
Louise Slaughter is signaling her intention to run for Congress in next year’s election. She’ll turn 87 three months before the election.
A powerful post on Capitol Hill could soon be going to a New Yorker. Senator Charles Schumer now has the support of current minority leader,…
Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz signed the county’s ban on e-cigs in all places that smoking is banned into law Friday.
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is backing New York Sen. Chuck Schumer to succeed him as Democratic leader.
Poloncarz focused on growth in both the public and private sectors.
The vote gave blessing to County Executive Mark Poloncarz’s nominee Al Dirschberger Thursday.
He said he’d support Chris Jacobs for the office.