A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 6-20-14

Governor Cuomo announced 8 job fairs taking place in 6 regions across the state this week. The 2014 Greater Binghamton Career Fair will take place today from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the SUNY Broome Ice Center located at 970 Front Street. The event will feature up to 50 businesses representing over 500 job … [Read more…]


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Governor Cuomo and legislative leaders today announced an agreement has been reached on a series of bills to help address the growing heroin and opioid epidemic, as well as prescription drug abuse, in New York State. Cuomo outlined the urgency of the need to address the problem in this legislation: (Cuomo 6-19-14) State Senator Jim … [Read more…]


Governor Cuomo signed legislation that resolves a dispute concerning how auto manufacturers can sell their products to consumers. The agreement allows Tesla Motors to maintain their 5 currently licensed retail locations in New York State; additional Tesla retail locations will be established under a strengthened dealer franchise law. ———————————– The traditional image marking wheelchair ramps … [Read more…]


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A Siena College poll shows Governor Cuomo leading Republican Rob Astorino by a large margin in the race for governor.  57% would re-elect Cuomo, while 18% have a favorable opinion, & 69% have no opinion about Astorino.  In the attorney general’s race, 41% percent would re-elect Eric Schneiderman, while 12% have a favorable opinion of … [Read more…]


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State Troopers arrested 41-year-old Gary Hackett of Guilford for Felony Driving While Intoxicated and Felony Aggravated Unlicensed Operation. The arrest occurred following a traffic law stop for speeding on County Route 36 in Guilford, troopers determined that Hackett was intoxicated and also had a suspended driver license.   Hackett was arraigned in the Town of Guilford … [Read more…]


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Governor Cuomo wrote to President Obama to request a federal major disaster declaration for several counties, including Delaware & Otsego counties, after recent severe storms and flooding caused serious damage and destruction on May 12th. The storm affected 11 counties, with more than 6,500 homes and businesses were without power and over 130 families with … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 6-16-14

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The proposed “Dream Act”, that would have allowed the children of illegal aliens to access financial aid to college, doesn’t have enough support to make it to the Governors desk. Assemblyman Cliff Crouch explains:   (Crouch 6-16-14)   This year’s legislative session is scheduled to end this Thursday. —————————————- Investigators have been unable to determine … [Read more…]