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Andrew Cuomo Backpedals: ‘America Has Always Been Great’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo walked back his claim that the United States “was never that great” in a Friday conference call, describing the comments as “inartful” and asserting that he believes the opposite of what he said.

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Barr: Regulatory Tyranny of Andrew Cuomo Targets NRA

Cuomo’s ongoing crusade against the National Rifle Association presents a textbook example of how a governor can employ the regulatory tools at his disposal, to punish an otherwise lawful organization against which he harbors deep animosity.

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 18: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks during a rally of hundreds of union members in support of IBEW Local 3 (International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers) at Cadman Plaza Park, September 18, 2017 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. More than 1800 members …

NY Gov Cuomo: ‘I Will Do Nothing Cooperatively with ICE’

On Tuesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “All In,” New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) stated that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is “politically motivated” due to the actions of President Trump and vowed that he “will do nothing cooperatively with ICE.”

Facial recognition is used by many technology companies, but activists say Amazon's system could lead to dangerous surveillance powers for law enforcement

New York State Has Quietly Begun Facial Recognition Scans at Toll Booths

The Governor of New York, Andrew Cuomo, has revealed that facial recognition systems are already scanning drivers’ faces in New York City and putting their photos into databases. The state is even “experimenting” with technology to identify people just by pictures of their ear.

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NY Gov Cuomo: ‘I Will Sue’ if SCOTUS Overturns Roe

During a speech on Wednesday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) vowed that he will sue if the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade. Cuomo said, “We now need to codify Roe v. Wade, which will actually increase the protections in

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New York to End Deduction of Non-Union Member Fees July 11

State employees who are administrators and not members of a union will no longer have agency fees deducted from their paychecks beginning July 11, announced New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s office, reports WGRZ. For rank-and-file employees, the deductions will end July 19.

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The Nation Endorses Cynthia Nixon: The ‘Progressive Champion’ New York Deserves

The Nation has endorsed activist and former Sex and the City star Cynthia Nixon, to be New York’s next governor. Citing her career as an “advocate” for “workers and citizens,” the liberal magazine described Nixon as “a proven fighter not just for education, but for marriage equality and women’s rights.”

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, center, marches with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, left, in the New York City Pride Parade in New York, Sunday, June 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Nolte: Hillary Clinton Snubs Women with Andrew Cuomo Endorsement

Hillary Clinton had a choice between endorsing incumbent Gov. Mario Cuomo (D-NY) or his upstart rival for the Democrat nomination, Sex and the City actress Cynthia Nixon, who would not only be the first woman governor of the Empire State, but the first gay governor. Hillary chose the old white guy.

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Cynthia Nixon Closing Gap with Andrew Cuomo in NY Gov Race

With a political eternity of nearly five months to go before the September 13 Democrat primary, the latest polling shows Sex and the City star Cynthia Nixon closing the gap with incumbent New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.