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New York governor requires insurance companies to cover contraception

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Saturday that he was requiring health insurance companies to cover medically necessary abortions and most forms of contraception at no cost to women. Cuomo’s announcement comes on the same day that over a million people around the world took to the streets to protest Donald Trump just hours

New York State Is Perfecting Governor Andrew Cuomo Cronyism

Seton Motley, Government corruption increases as the size of government increases. The bigger the government’s checkbook and regulatory hammers – the more people will try to bribe politicians to direct where the checks and hammers fall. This is cronyism. You contribute to politicians – and ask for government beneficial treatment. You want government to reward

Ex-Cuomo advisers, others charged in New York corruption cases

Federal and state prosecutors on Thursday announced charges against 10 men, including two onetime senior advisers to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, in corruption and fraud cases involving state contracts worth hundreds of millions of dollars. The charges followed a federal investigation into Buffalo Billion, a signature $1 billion economic development project of Cuomo aimed

Person of interest to wanted in NYC bombing

Authorities were hunting for 28-year-old Ahmad Khan Rahami in connection with Saturday’s New York City bombing, police said Monday morning. Rahami is a New Jersey resident and naturalized U.S. citizen, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said. The search for Rahami comes hours after federal authorities on Sunday night conducted a traffic stop in

Trump Education Plan Brings Opportunity for the Poor

Edmund Kozak, Promises ‘national mission’ to provide quality education options for every disadvantaged child. Donald Trump proved once again that despite liberal hysteria about alleged racist dog-whistling, he truly does desire to make America great again for all Americans. The Trump campaign announced on Thursday four proposals to improve educational opportunities for American children, including

New York mulls two-tier minimum wage in push for $15/hour

Officials negotiating New York’s budget are considering capping the minimum wage in less affluent regions so they can raise it to $15 per hour in wealthier areas like New York City, according to top-ranking lawmakers. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat, has made a $15 state-wide hourly minimum wage a priority and is trying

90% of NY Gun Owners Refuse to Register Guns

 Standing shoulder to shoulder in defiance with their “brothers-in-arms” in Connecticut, New York gun owners are rebelling against their soon-to-take-effect gun control law. Gun owners have already stood in defiance by burning their registration forms in protest.  They are remarkably unenthusiastic about complying with the order to register their so-called “assault weapons,” and the law

Donald Trump criticizes Cuomo, gun control as thousands rally against New York restrictions

Thousands of gun rights supporters rallied outside New York’s Capitol Tuesday to call for the repeal of gun control measures championed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, which they intend to use as a rallying cry in the fall elections. Supporters of New York’s gun control measures — among the most restrictive in the U.S. — held