Andrew Cuomo

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says despite the gas hook-up moratorium on Long Island being lifted, National Grid still needs to find a long-term solution.

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and National Grid reached an agreement to end a moratorium on new gas hook-ups on Long Island. Cuomo had threatened to revoke an operating license for the energy utility.

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A new poll finds Democrat Joe Biden is in the lead in New York among challengers to President Donald Trump. Meanwhile, support for the President among independents is up slightly, while Governor Andrew Cuomo’s popularity has slipped.

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New York is facing a looming budget deficit, because of rising costs and spending on health care in the state’s Medicaid program. It’s increasingly likely that the state will resort to what critics say is a fiscal “gimmick” to keep the rest of this year and next year’s spending plan in balance.

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Governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation that allows New York to join nine other states to allow adoptees to receive a certified copy of their birth certificate when they turn 18-years-old.