Andrew Cuomo

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

As Earth Day was celebrated Monday, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation that bans single use plastic bags in grocery stores and other retail shops in New York State. The ban takes effect March 1, 2020.

Office of N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Governor Andrew Cuomo took executive action today to promise families of fallen soldiers from New York free tuition at state colleges and universities.

Cuomo Visits Long Island To Talk Up Budget Wins

Apr 11, 2019
Kevin P. Coughlin / Office of N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo was in Stony Brook on Thursday to tout key provisions in the state budget that benefit Long Islanders.

Chuck Burton / AP

New York lawmakers approved cuts to the Special Olympics one week after they criticized the Trump administration for its proposal to do the same.

LI Republicans Slam Cuomo And Democrats Over State Budget

Apr 3, 2019
Hans Pennink / AP

Long Island Republicans in the State Assembly have criticized aspects of the New York budget voted in this week.