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January 15, 2019 - 3:14 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Governor Cuomo deliveried his state of the state speech on Tuesday afternoon, and released his $170 billion state budget proposal. RELATED: Cuomo bans stretch limos and issues new safety laws in wake of deadly crash | Cuomo: Let cities opt out of pot shops if NY legalizes...
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In a relief to L train customers, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo today announced that the L train tunnel between Manhattan and Brooklyn won’t be completely closed for 15th months starting April 27th but will instead offer modified service
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January 15, 2019 - 3:09 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Will the L-train between Bedford Ave, Brooklyn and 8th Ave in Manhattan be shut down completely in April? For 15 months? Or partially, as the governor's last-minute plan dictates? RELATED: Apocalypse averted, but questions surround Cuomo’s L train plan | Local leaders want...
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January 14, 2019 - 6:56 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is dropping a few hints about his upcoming marijuana legalization proposal. Speaking on public radio Monday, the Democratic governor says that if legalization moves ahead he believes local governments should have the power to prohibit retail pot shops...
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January 14, 2019 - 6:11 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to make New York City's school zones speed cameras program permanent and more than double the number of schools covered. The Democrat says he'll include the proposal in the 2019-2020 state budget plan he'll present to the Legislature on Tuesday. The law...
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Cuomo Canarsie Tunnel
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January 14, 2019 - 8:15 am
Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants total control over the struggling MTA while splitting half its budget with the city.
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Plastic Bag
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January 13, 2019 - 4:34 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to see single-use plastic bags banned in New York state and is proposing a prohibition on them as part of his upcoming executive budget.
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FIL E- In this Jan. 9, 2019 file photo, Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks to reporters on the opening day of the legislative session at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y. Efforts to legalize marijuana for recreational use in New York are gaining steam and the governor predicts a bill will pass in 2019. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink, File)
January 13, 2019 - 10:41 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Efforts to legalize marijuana for recreational use in New York are gaining steam, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo predicts a bill will pass this year. But don't expect to see pot shops opening up from Brooklyn to Buffalo anytime soon. While there's broad agreement on the idea of...
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E-cigarette Juul
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January 12, 2019 - 4:25 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to raise the state's minimum age to buy tobacco and electronic cigarette products from 18 to 21 to curb their use by younger people.
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January 11, 2019 - 5:36 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he wants to extend the background check waiting period for firearm purchase from three days to 10 days. The Democrat announced the proposal on Thursday. It's just one of several bills relating to firearm regulations that Cuomo says he'll ask the...
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January 10, 2019 - 5:59 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he will deliver his State of the State address and unveil his budget proposal next Tuesday in Albany. The Democrat is expected to detail proposals to legalize marijuana, codify abortion rights and impose congestion tolls on Manhattan as a way to...
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