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Preet Bharara Skewers Bill de Blasio and Praises the Press at Political Gala

It seems that U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara’s recent slapping of federal charges on Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s closest associates in an alleged bid-rigging scheme has emboldened him to take jabs at just about everyone—right up to Mayor Bill de Blasio and his… 967 more words

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'No Right or Wrong' on Economic Development Programs, Andrew Cuomo Says—Just Opinions

Facing numerous analyses showing his signature jobs programs misallocated resources and put few New Yorkers to work, Gov. Andrew Cuomo argued today that any such assessments are only a matter of political point of view. 582 more words

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Cuomo blames state legislature for chasing businesses out of NY

From NY Post: Gov. Andrew Cuomo blamed the state legislature for chasing businesses out of New York and giving the state a bad reputation for business… 260 more words

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Gov. Cuomo: We must boost treatment options for addicts in NYS

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Governor Cuomo says he’s determined to turn the tide on the growing heroin and overall opioid epidemic here in New York State. 164 more words

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Audit exposes NYRA nonsense

New York State’s Comptroller, Thomas DiNapoli, released an audit of the financial practices of the New York Racing Association.  He concluded that NYRA “continues to produce multi-million dollar annual deficits in its racing operations,” and that continuing this trend means that “NYRA’s long-term solvency could be a long shot.” 875 more words

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Audit: NYC Subway Riders Spend More Time Waiting For Trains

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The amount of time New York City subway riders spend waiting between trains is getting longer, according to an audit by the office of state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. 297 more words

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