Tags » Marcia Kramer

New City Council Speaker Corey Johnson Says He'll Be Independent, Challenge Mayor

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)Corey Johnson, the new speaker of the New York City Council, vows to be independent and mount his own investigations of city agencies. 527 more words


Jury Selection Begins In Corruption Trial Of Former Cuomo Aide

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Jury selection began Monday in the corruption trial of a former aide and longtime close confidant to Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

As CBS2 Political Reporter Marcia Kramer reported, the governor was not implicated in the case. 680 more words


Task Force Unveils Manhattan Congestion Pricing Plan

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A task force put together by Gov. Andrew Cuomo has unveiled its congestion pricing plan to unclog Manhattan streets and raise money for mass transit. 893 more words


Port Authority Apologizes For Baggage Chaos At Kennedy Airport

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey on Thursday announced a series of interim solutions to prevent another baggage meltdown at John F. 721 more words


Critics: Cuomo Should Cut State Tax Instead Of Worrying About Federal Tax Plan Effects

ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo is doing whatever is necessary to protect New Yorkers from increased federal taxes.

As CBS2 Political Reporter Marcia Kramer reported, Cuomo also answered critics who charge that governor should start at home by cutting state taxes. 425 more words


Andy Byford Starts First Day On The Job As New York City Transit Chief

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) —Will the new head of New York City Transit be the subway savior to end this nightmare, or will he become a new punching bag? 629 more words