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Produce at Agle Farm in Eden. June 18, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
August 10, 2018 - 7:08 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Schools in New York state can apply for grants of up to $100,000 to help increase the amount of locally grown food on school menus this year. Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the $1.5 million available statewide for farm-to-school programs will help both students and farmers. Eligible...
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Governor Andrew Cuomo at the University at Buffalo's Jacobs School of Medicine on April 19, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Albany, NY (WBEN) - Despite a guilty verdict in the Buffalo Billion trial that saw some of the Governor's top donors and official convicted on public corruption charges, Andrew Cuomo retains strong poll numbers. In a new Siena Research Poll , Cuomo leads Cynthia Nixon two-to-one among likely...
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July 30, 2018 - 1:58 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is promising to sue the federal government if the Trump administration follows through on a plan to block funding for health providers who refer patients for abortions. The Democrat laid out the legal threat in a letter to federal health officials on...
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July 27, 2018 - 7:07 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York is creating a task force to advise a new effort to eliminate hepatitis C. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is announcing Friday that the state Hepatitis C Elimination Task Force is the nation's first strategy to eliminate the viral infection being exacerbated by the ongoing opioid...
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Governor Andrew Cuomo at the University at Buffalo's Jacobs School of Medicine on April 19, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
July 12, 2018 - 7:16 am
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is touting state investments in downtown revitalization in two upstate communities. The Democrat on Wednesday announced projects to upgrade and improve the downtown areas in Watertown and Batavia. Both communities won $10 million each in a...
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July 10, 2018 - 8:50 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Governor Andrew Cuomo has urged Republican state lawmakers to reconsider their opposition to legislation codifying abortion rights in New York state law. Cuomo says Monday that the GOP-led Senate should immediately reconvene to pass the measure in light of a vacancy on the U.S...
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June 11, 2018 - 11:57 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo is riding a school bus around New York state to highlight his proposal to allow parents or teachers to petition a judge to remove guns from the homes of troubled students. The Democrat launched the tour Monday with stops on Long Island and in the Bronx. He was...
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Governor Andrew Cuomo at the University at Buffalo's Jacobs School of Medicine on April 19, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
May 12, 2018 - 5:58 am
NEW YORK (AP) - The National Rifle Association has filed a lawsuit against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state's financial regulatory agency for what it says is a blacklisting campaign to prevent firms from doing business with the gun owners' group. The lawsuit filed Friday in federal court...
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Governor Andrew Cuomo at the University at Buffalo's Jacobs School of Medicine on April 19, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
May 02, 2018 - 2:17 pm
TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WBEN) - Governor Andrew Cuomo's office announced the opening of Pine Pharmaceuticals LLC's manufacturing plant in the Town of Tonawanda on Wednesday. The drug outsourcing company is located at 355 Riverwalk Parkway in the Riveview Solar Technology Park. The $5.6 million facility...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Cynthia Nixon was scheduled to make her first campaign stop in Buffalo Wednesday, but a last minute venue change left organizers scrambling. The event was supposed to take place at the Agustin Olivencia Community Center on Swan Street, but people who work there told WBEN...
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