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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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President Donald Trump’s 2021 budget would zero out the main source of federal support for libraries and museums. U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut says he’ll fight the proposal.

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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. 

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State officials are reacting to the news that the federal Department of Homeland Security is ending an expedited travel pass known as Global Entry for New Yorkers crossing into Canada or Mexico or arriving home to an airport from a foreign country.