Thursday’s passage came on a 289-137 vote — exceeding the two-thirds majority that would be needed to override a veto.
Republican incumbent Mary Cooke lost by 14 votes after counters tallied up the absentee and affidavit ballots.
Cuomo stood Wednesday with Mayor Byron Brown and others as he pushed his fight for fair pay — something he denotes is $15 per hour for all …
Jindal’s advisers blamed finances as well as the debate criteria that locked him out of the prime-time events for the governor’s decision to…
Around 5,000 people were expected to attend the rally, which had to be delayed a few minutes because people were still filing in, despite th…
Governors in 21 states have said they will oppose accepting or that their state will not accept any new refugees from Syria.
The governors are responding to heightened concerns that terrorists might use the refugees as cover to sneak across borders.
Dr. Michelle Benson says U.S. objective against ISIS will intensify, but focus will remain the same.
Gov. Pence said that he has suspended resettlement of Syrian refugees in Indiana.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo faces a midnight deadline to sign legislation to give the critically ill access to medical marijuana.
The president, flanked by Kerry and Vice President Joe Biden, said the U.S. had become a global leader on climate action
Buffalo developer and School Board member Carl Paladino is one of several investors backing $284 million development near the Fort Erie Race…
The Niagara Falls recycling mascot wrote on Twitter that he received a number of write-in votes for the position of Mayor.