Governor Andrew Cuomo couldn’t get a bill aligning New York and U.S. abortion law past Republican state senate leaders. By pushing the issue in next year’s campaign, he can still come out ahead politically in Albany while burnishing his image among female voters nationwide.
Andrew Cuomo , attorney general and Democratic candidate for New York governor, widened his advantage over Republican Carl Paladino , as Democrats led in all five statewide races, a Siena Research Institute poll showed.
Governor Andrew Cuomo is considering restructuring New York’s tax code as he prepares a budget that must close a deficit as large as $3.5 billion after a temporary surcharge on those earning at least $200,000 expires Dec. 31.
Almost three-quarters of New York voters favor a tax on millionaires, a poll found, days after several hundred people marched to the homes of some of New York City’s richest financiers to protest economic inequality.