State senate

E-scooters
Kyryl Gorlov
Andrew Weber
June 18, 2019 - 11:09 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — E-scooters and e-bikes are currently against the law, but they may not be for long. An aide to New York Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins says the state legislature has reached an agreement on a bill to legalize them. A vote is expected tomorrow. Provisions...
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Andrew Cuomo
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Glenn Schuck
June 18, 2019 - 6:29 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — After the state Senate approved it and Gov. Cuomo signed the bill into law Monday, New York became the 13th state to allow driver’s licenses for undocumented immigrants. The vote in the state Senate was 33-29. Supporters said undocumented immigrants are driving anyway and...
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Jose Peralta
Official
November 22, 2018 - 9:48 am
State Sen. Jose Peralta, who represented a diverse slice of Queens, has died at the age of 47.
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Mayor de Blasio is calling for more speed cameras and stiffer fines for violators.
Dreamstime
July 28, 2018 - 5:21 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo is urging lawmakers to reinstate hundreds of speed cameras in school zones that were turned off Wednesday, before the school year begins. Cuomo said there should be no issue surrounding the extension of the life-saving program. “The bill is on the Senate’s...
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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July 21, 2018 - 4:04 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo urged New York lawmakers to pass new legislation that would build on the state’s already strict gun control laws.
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