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.
Schumer said if sewer systems aren’t updated New Yorkers will lose billions in future years.
Mayor Brown joined volunteers as part of the “Champions for Meals” event series.
The Texas Republican’s choice of Liberty University for Monday’s speech indicates he plans an aggressive courtship of cultural conservatives…