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Upstate county considering 'plastic bag tax'
Posted by news on 4/21/2017 4:24:00 AM.
Lawmakers in central New York are moving closer to enacting a so-called "plastic bag tax."

New York, plastic bag tax, fee, Governor Andrew Cuomo

New York to spend over 750K on half mile addition to trail in Watertown
Posted by news on 4/20/2017 4:20:00 AM.
The state is going to pay over three quarters of a million dollars to add in less than a mile to a trail here in the north country.

Black River Trail, Watertown, New York, Governor Andrew Cuomo

Gov. Cuomo hints at changes to teacher evals
Posted by news on 4/13/2017 4:31:00 AM.
A big change could be coming to the way teachers throughout New York are graded on their job performance.

teachers, New York, Governor Andrew Cuomo

New York still explaining college-tuition plan
Posted by news on 4/13/2017 4:29:00 AM.
The New York State Budget Office is explaining Governor Andrew Cuomo's so-called tuition catch.

New York, Governor Andrew Cuomo, college tuition

Eliminating tuition for qualified students in New York comes with a catch
Posted by news on 4/12/2017 4:20:00 AM.
Governor Andrew Cuomo's tuition-elimination program that lawmakers passed has one big catch.

New York, budget, tuition, Governor Andrew Cuomo

Lawmakers still debating state budget
Posted by news on 4/6/2017 4:20:00 AM.
State lawmakers are still debating the next budget. They are reportedly close to agreeing on a $152 billion spending plan that would keep taxes flat, and potentially give more than $1 billion in funding for education. Although, legislators are scheduled to debate some more before possibly voting later today.

New York, Governor Andrew Cuomo, state budget, Assembly, Senate

New poll shows New Yorkers support ride-sharing for upstate and 'Millionaire Tax'
Posted by news on 3/29/2017 4:34:00 AM.
With the budget deadline Saturday, some of Governor Andrew Cuomo's major proposals apparently have widespread support.

Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York, budget, ride sharing, millionaire tax, DREAM Act

Details of potential statewide plastic-bag tax to be worked out
Posted by news on 3/24/2017 4:37:00 AM.
The proposed bag tax that has been put on hold in New York City could still become a statewide policy.

plastic bag tax, plastic bag task force, Governor Andrew Cuomo

Program to save nuke plants comes under heat from Dems
Posted by news on 3/22/2017 4:45:00 AM.
The program designed to ultimately keep three nuclear plants open, including two in Oswego County, is drawing heat from dozens of elected officials in New York.

nuclear plants, program, Nine Mile 1, FitzPatric, Indian Point, Governor Andrew Cuomo

Gov. Cuomo's college tuition plan continues to be debated
Posted by news on 3/21/2017 4:48:00 AM.
While New York's Governor is looking to eliminate tuition for college students, the state's Assembly wants to make it more accessible for qualified residents.

Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York, college tuition

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