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When Teachers Are Pushed to the Wall -- A Ray of Sunlight

Laurel M. Sturt | Posted 04.11.2015 | Education
Laurel M. Sturt

The new iteration of teacher serves not the broad public interest of education as an individual and national good, but the selfish motives of the few: those who profit and those bought by those profits -- the politicians. One chases the money, while the other pursues the power.

What Is on the Horizon for Grand Jury Reform?

Lauren-Brooke Eisen | Posted 03.25.2015 | Crime
Lauren-Brooke Eisen

Some of the current proposals may deserve consideration but they would have greater long-term impact and meaning if they improve transparency within the criminal justice system more generally and are not limited to cases just involving police.

Don't Frack NY!

Jamie Henn | Posted 10.27.2012 | New York
Jamie Henn

More than 1,000 people joined a massive protest against fracking in Albany, N.Y., this Monday afternoon.

New York's Love Affair With Andrew Cuomo

Dan Collins | Posted 02.26.2012 | New York
Dan Collins

Congratulations on a big year, Gov. Cuomo. Best of luck for 2012. And from those of us in New York City - let's see a little more love.

Bloomberg And Cuomo Went On A Secret Dinner Date | MICHAEL BARBARO | Posted 06.27.2011 | New York

The mayor ordered the fettuccine ($25). The governor had the yellowfin tuna steak ($35). Ever-vigilant about waistlines, they skipped dessert. And des...

Lawmakers Agree On Budget Plan For New York

AP | By MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 05.28.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo said a tentative $132.5 billion state budget deal he struck with legislative leaders Sunday was nothing less than hi...

Indian Point Nuclear Plant Has Feds' Attention

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is making a top priority of reviewing the Indian Point power plant located north of New York City ne...

Will Andrew Cuomo Burn in Hell?

Dan Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

While the Supreme Being will make the final call on this one, it's not looking good for the New York governor (and perhaps his girlfriend) if a conservative professor at a Catholic seminary in Detroit is correct.

Black Fights For School Funds, Cuomo Insists Layoffs Unnecessary

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Cathie Black has experienced what may be her first successful public outing as chancellor. Yesterday the chancellor went to Albany to convince lawma...

Cuomo Sworn In As NY Governor, Faces Huge Crises

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Andrew Cuomo (KWOH'-moh) has been sworn into office as New York's 56th governor in a private ceremony. His father, former Gov. M...