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The Post-Standard
Onondaga County GOP picks candidates for county judge, Assembly seatSYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The Onondaga County Republican Committee endorsed Saturday tw
Onondaga County GOP picks candidates for county judge, Assembly seat
The Post-Standard / Posted yesterday
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The Onondaga County Republican Committee endorsed Saturday two candidates for county judge and a candidate to run against Democratic state Assemblyman Al Stirpe. Onondaga County homicide prosecutor Matt Doran and Skaneateles Town... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Assembly ethics reform: All want some, none want allALBANY, N.Y. -- Staten Island's delegation in the state Assembly aren't seeing
Assembly ethics reform: All want some, none want all
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Staten Island's delegation in the state Assembly aren't seeing eye-to-eye on ethics reform but all three agree some things need to change. Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R-East Shore/Brooklyn) backed a GOP package of 17 proposals... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Assembly Democrats pitch higher taxes on incomes of $1 million or moreALBANY – Democratic Assembly leaders are pitching a plan to hike taxes on wealt
Assembly Democrats pitch higher taxes on incomes of $1 million or more
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
ALBANY – Democratic Assembly leaders are pitching a plan to hike taxes on wealthy New Yorkers while offering modest tax breaks for middle class residents. Upset that Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s budget does not spend enough in light of rising revenues,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Assembly Democrats pitch higher taxes on $1 million or more incomesALBANY – Democratic Assembly leaders are pitching a plan to hike taxes on wealt
Assembly Democrats pitch higher taxes on $1 million or more incomes
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
ALBANY – Democratic Assembly leaders are pitching a plan to hike taxes on wealthy New Yorkers while offering modest tax breaks for middle class residents. Upset that Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s budget does not spend enough in light of rising revenues,... Read more
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Roll Call
Field Grows for Ribble's Wisconsin DistrictPotential Field for Reid Ribble’s Wisconsin Seat Grows Ribble announced over t
Field Grows for Ribble's Wisconsin District
Roll Call / Posted 6 days ago
Potential Field for Reid Ribble’s Wisconsin Seat Grows Ribble announced over the weekend he wouldn’t seek a fourth term. (Bill Clark/Roll Call File Photo) Three-term Wisconsin Rep. Reid Ribble’s weekend announcement that he won’t seek a fourth term... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Push On To Legalize Mixed Martial ArtsIt's a sport that was banned in New York for almost 20 years, but there's a ren
Push On To Legalize Mixed Martial Arts
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 11 days ago
It's a sport that was banned in New York for almost 20 years, but there's a renewed push to legalize mixed martial arts. Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman was lobbying for the change in Albany Tuesday. Legalizing MMA is something... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Lawmakers push for legal MMA in New YorkFormer mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his title back and wants
Lawmakers push for legal MMA in New York
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 12 days ago
Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his title back and wants to fight in New York, where the sport is banned. Surrounded by lawmakers Tuesday, the Long Island native said he'd like to fight in Madison Square Garden, a short train... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
champ, lawmakers push for legal mixed martial arts in NYALBANY, N.Y. (AP) � Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his
champ, lawmakers push for legal mixed martial arts in NY
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 12 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) � Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his title back and wants to fight in New York, where the sport is banned. Surrounded by lawmakers Tuesday, the Long Island native said he'd like to fight in Madison Square... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
champ, lawmakers push for legal mixed martial arts in NYALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his
champ, lawmakers push for legal mixed martial arts in NY
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his title back and wants to fight in New York, where the sport is banned. Surrounded by lawmakers Tuesday, the Long Island native said he'd like to fight in Madison Square... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Ex-champ, lawmakers push for legal mixed martial arts in NYALBANY >> Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his title back
Ex-champ, lawmakers push for legal mixed martial arts in NY
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 12 days ago
ALBANY >> Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his title back and wants to fight in New York, where the sport is banned. Surrounded by lawmakers Tuesday, the Long Island native said he’d like to fight in Madison Square Garden, a... Read more
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KTVN Reno
champ, lawmakers push for legal mixed martial arts in NYALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his
champ, lawmakers push for legal mixed martial arts in NY
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his title back and wants to fight in New York, where the sport is banned. Surrounded by lawmakers Tuesday, the Long Island native said he'd like to fight in Madison Square... Read more
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TSN
Weidman pushing New York to legalize MMAALBANY, N.Y. - Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his title
Weidman pushing New York to legalize MMA
TSN / Posted 12 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. - Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his title back and wants to fight in New York, where the sport is banned. Surrounded by lawmakers Tuesday, the Long Island native says he'd like to fight in Madison Square Garden,... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
champ, lawmakers push for legal mixed martial arts in NYALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his
champ, lawmakers push for legal mixed martial arts in NY
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his title back and wants to fight in New York, where the sport is banned. Surrounded by lawmakers Tuesday, the Long Island native says he'd like to fight in Madison Square... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Democrats break with governor, demand vote on water tunnelsSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Six Northern California Democrats are breaking from G
Democrats break with governor, demand vote on water tunnels
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Six Northern California Democrats are breaking from Gov. Jerry Brown to demand a vote on his proposed tunnels to send water to Southern California. Democratic Assemblywoman Susan Talamantes Eggman of Stockton said Friday... Read more
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Daily Journal
With aid nixed, AC to consider bankruptcy filingTRENTON - Atlantic City officials are considering asking New Jersey to let the
With aid nixed, AC to consider bankruptcy filing
Daily Journal / Posted 18 days ago
TRENTON - Atlantic City officials are considering asking New Jersey to let the troubled gambling resort file for bankruptcy. Mayor Don Guardian, a Republican, and City Council President Marty Small, a Democrat, met Wednesday with the Democratic... Read more
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The Buffalo News
New Senate leader also raised much more campaign moneyALBANY – The Senate’s top Republican, during last year’s off-election period, s
New Senate leader also raised much more campaign money
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
ALBANY – The Senate’s top Republican, during last year’s off-election period, saw donations to his re-election campaign jump in the months after he was welcomed to Albany’s exclusive three-men-in-a-room club. Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ego, Power and Greed - Bane to Opposition Grand CoalitionAnother year has just dawned but all indications are that the malaise and furth
Ego, Power and Greed - Bane to Opposition Grand Coalition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Another year has just dawned but all indications are that the malaise and further fragmentation that has been a feature of opposition parties and politics in Zimbabwe in recent years will continue despite the next general elections being only two... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Race, ethnicity inject tension into California campaignsRiverside County lawyer Jodie Filkins Webber spent much of 2011 listening to hu
Race, ethnicity inject tension into California campaigns
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 days ago
Riverside County lawyer Jodie Filkins Webber spent much of 2011 listening to hundreds of hours of testimony about how she and other members of California’s redistricting commission should redraw the state’s political map. A theme of those hearings... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Being Assembly speaker pays off for HeastieALBANY – How good is it to become a New York state legislative leader? If you
Being Assembly speaker pays off for Heastie
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
ALBANY – How good is it to become a New York state legislative leader? If you mean for raising money for a campaign account, it’s real, real good. On Friday, Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, a Bronx Democrat, reported he has raised $298,000 for his... Read more
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MPNnow.com
US prosectuor: Cuomo committed no federal crime in handling of anti-corruption commission Posted Jan. 11, 2016 at 7:50 PM Posted Jan. 11, 2016 at 7:50 PM ALBANY — An
US prosectuor: Cuomo committed no federal crime in handling of anti-corruption commission
MPNnow.com / Posted 27 days ago
Posted Jan. 11, 2016 at 7:50 PM Posted Jan. 11, 2016 at 7:50 PM ALBANY — An investigation has found insufficient evidence that Gov. Andrew Cuomo committed a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Despite setbacks, Democratic leaders upbeat about North Jersey casino referendum's chances next sessionTRENTON — The stalemate between two leading Democratic lawmakers on the details
Despite setbacks, Democratic leaders upbeat about North Jersey casino referendum's chances next session
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted a month ago
TRENTON — The stalemate between two leading Democratic lawmakers on the details of a North Jersey casino referendum appears unlikely to end before the conclusion of the lame-duck legislative session on Monday. But both the state Senate president,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Despite setbacks, Democratic leaders upbeat about chances for North Jersey casino referendum next sessionTRENTON — The stalemate between two leading Democratic lawmakers on the details
Despite setbacks, Democratic leaders upbeat about chances for North Jersey casino referendum next session
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted a month ago
TRENTON — The stalemate between two leading Democratic lawmakers on the details of a North Jersey casino referendum appears unlikely to end before the conclusion of the lame-duck legislative session on Monday. But both the state Senate president,... Read more
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