Andrew Cuomo

Office of N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Governor Andrew Cuomo says he’s asking the legislature for $40 million in emergency spending to help the state combat the coronavirus.

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Governor Andrew Cuomo is decrying a decision by the administration of President Donald Trump to deny the state a health care grant that the governor says is all about retribution politics.

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The state’s ban on most single use plastic bags takes effect March 1. Over the holiday weekend, Governor Cuomo’s environmental agency released regulations on how to carry out the new law. But the new rules have left both environmentalists and the plastics industry fuming.

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is scheduled to meet with President Donald Trump Thursday to offer a compromise that would keep the state in trusted traveler programs.  

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New York’s Attorney General has now filed papers in a lawsuit against the federal government for preventing New Yorkers from enrolling or re-enrolling in the federal government's Trusted Traveler Programs, aimed at making border crossings faster and easier.