Andrew Cuomo

Kevin P. Coughlin / Office of N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Governor Andrew Cuomo is on his way to Israel to carry out what he says is an economic mission. But Cuomo says the trip has a personal focus as well.

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The 2019 legislative session was among the most productive in several years, with the passage of bills that ranged from strengthening abortion rights to allowing undocumented immigrants to get driver’s licenses. If you’re a liberal democrat, there’s a lot to like. But conservative Republicans are not as pleased.  

Karen DeWitt / New York State Public Radio

Undocumented immigrants are now allowed to apply for driver’s licenses in New York. Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the bill into law this week, despite opposition from all six Long Island Senate Democrats.

Liz Pulver / WSHU

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo honored three World War II veterans on Long Island on the 75th Anniversary of D-Day.

Mike Groll / AP

The leader of the New York State Senate, Andrea Stewart-Cousins, says the pressures of forging agreements on major pieces of legislation might be getting to Governor Andrew Cuomo. She was asked about disparaging comments that Cuomo made about the Senate in recent days.