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Reports from Terry Sheridan, J.D. AllenDesiree D'Iorio and the Long Island News Bureau staff, in collaboration with Stony Brook University's School of Communication and Journalism; WSHU's Charles Lane; and Karen DeWitt of New York State Public Radio Exchange.

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The 2021 New York legislative session concluded in the early hours of Friday morning, with a number of measures left unresolved.

Anti-Cryptocurrency Mining Bill Dies In New York Legislature

Jun 11, 2021
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New York failed to pass a measure that would put a hold on new large-scale cryptocurrency mining operations.

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Connecticut’s newest strategy to solve income inequality. The state has a new budget, New York finishes its legislative sessions tonight, and Connecticut will allow college athletes to make money.