Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Andrew Cuomo
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Kimberly Dole
November 12, 2019 - 1:20 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Governor Andrew Cuomo threatened on Tuesday, to revoke National Grid's license for its downstate gas franchise if the utility doesn't turn on the gas for customers in 14 days. Cuomo issued a letter to National Grid CEO John Pettigrew and President John Bruckner following...
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MTA
Kimberly Dole
September 16, 2019 - 1:28 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The MTA released the 2020-2024 Capital Plan on Monday that proposes investing $51.5 billion into the region’s subways, buses and railroads over the next five years in order to fix and create a faster, more accessible, and more reliable public transportation system. The...
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Andrew Cuomo
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Kimberly Dole
July 29, 2019 - 11:14 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill that further decriminalizes marijuana use in New York. Lawmakers believe the new law will make marijuana enforcement fairer and more equitable by reducing the penalty for unlawful possession of marijuana to a violation punishable by a fine...
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Andrew Cuomo
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Kimberly Dole
June 17, 2019 - 11:41 am
Gov. Cuomo announced on Monday that an additional 500 officers will be assigned to buses and subway stations in an attempt to address recent harassment and assault towards MTA workers, massive fare-evasion problems and overall safety.
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Press Association
Kimberly Dole
June 13, 2019 - 10:13 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The state Senate is expected to vote to end a religious exemption for vaccinations in New York on Thursday and the Assembly is set to move the bill to the floor for a vote in the coming days. Amid an outbreak of measles, the state Legislature and Gov. Andrew Cuomo appear set...
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March 31, 2019 - 4:05 pm
New York's Democrat-controlled Legislature on Sunday passed a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags and expected to approve tolls for driving into the busiest sections of Manhattan starting in 2021 as part of a $175.5 billion state budget agreement worked out with Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Cardinal Timothy Dolan
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February 08, 2019 - 1:26 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There's been more back and forth between Cardinal Dolan and Gov. Cuomo over abortion. Cuomo, in an op-ed piece in the New York Times, defended the state's new 'Reproductive Health Act' and said, "my religion cannot demand favoritism as I execute my public duties." RELATED:...
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Cardinal Timothy Dolan and Gov Andrew Cuomo
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January 29, 2019 - 12:00 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cardinal Timothy Dolan penned an op-ed in Tuesday's New York Post in which he accuses Democrats and Gov. Andrew Cuomo of alienating Catholics. RELATED: Cardinal Dolan: My mom is embarrassed to be Catholic | Cardinal Timothy Dolan Talks Lent, St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Trump...
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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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NYC Pride
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January 15, 2019 - 9:43 am
ALBANY, NY (1010 WINS/AP) -- Gay conversion therapy was the focus in Albany, as the New York State Senate votes to ban it. The legislation would prohibit therapists from trying to change a minor's sexual orientation. There are similar laws on the books in fourteen states. RELATED: Report: 2 killed...
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