Andrew Cuomo http://waer.org en Governor Cuomo, Legislative Leaders Announce Agreement on Medical Marijuana Program http://waer.org/post/governor-cuomo-legislative-leaders-announce-agreement-medical-marijuana-program <div style="color: rgb(40, 40, 40); font-family: 'Segoe UI WPC', 'Segoe UI', Tahoma, 'Microsoft Sans Serif', Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; margin-top: 14pt; margin-bottom: 14pt;">Governor Cuomo and the legislature have agreed to a limited medical marijuana program for patients with cancer, AIDS, and childhood seizure disorders. &nbsp;It will not allow the drug to be smoked. &nbsp;Cuomo, who &nbsp;had expressed reservations about allowing medical marijuana, says the bill will grant sick people access to the drug, while imposing limits that will prevent abuse of marijuana.</div><p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 22:25:54 +0000 Karen DeWitt 19906 at http://waer.org Governor Cuomo, Legislative Leaders Announce Agreement on Medical Marijuana Program Gov. Cuomo Accepts Nomination to Seek 2nd Term with New Running Mate http://waer.org/post/gov-cuomo-accepts-nomination-seek-2nd-term-new-running-mate <div style="color: rgb(40, 40, 40); font-family: 'Segoe UI WPC', 'Segoe UI', Tahoma, 'Microsoft Sans Serif', Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; margin-top: 14pt; margin-bottom: 14pt;">Governor Cuomo was nominated to run for a second term, along with his freshly chosen running mate, former Western New York Congresswoman Kathy Hochul.</div><p> Thu, 22 May 2014 22:04:46 +0000 Karen DeWitt 18637 at http://waer.org Gov. Cuomo Accepts Nomination to Seek 2nd Term with New Running Mate Governor Cuomo Starts Panel to Fight Corruption Where State Legislature Balked http://waer.org/post/governor-cuomo-starts-panel-fight-corruption-where-state-legislature-balked <P>Governor Andrew Cuomo names Onondaga County District Attorney Bill Fitzpatrick as one of the co-chairs of a commission to look into election fraud.&nbsp; Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney is also on the panel.</P> <P> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 16:34:29 +0000 Chris Bolt 4388 at http://waer.org Governor Cuomo Starts Panel to Fight Corruption Where State Legislature Balked Cuomo in Syracuse Pushes Public Campaign Financing, Stronger Govt Corruption Laws http://waer.org/post/cuomo-syracuse-pushes-public-campaign-financing-stronger-govt-corruption-laws <P>Governor Andrew Cuomo continued his push in Syracuse Wednesday for a package of bills he’s touting as <A href="http://www.governor.ny.gov/press/06-11-2013-Influence-of-Money-in-Politics">“Clean Up New York.”</A></P> <P> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 22:21:12 +0000 Chris Bolt & Max Brady 3489 at http://waer.org Cuomo in Syracuse Pushes Public Campaign Financing, Stronger Govt Corruption Laws Labor Groups say "Hold On" before passing Cuomo's Tax Free NY business plan http://waer.org/post/labor-groups-say-hold-passing-cuomos-tax-free-ny-business-plan <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo’s tax free business plan is taking criticism from state labor groups. The proposal would allow businesses that move onto a SUNY campus to be free of property taxes, sales taxes, and income taxes.</p><p> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 17:45:42 +0000 Chris Bolt 3359 at http://waer.org Labor Groups say "Hold On" before passing Cuomo's Tax Free NY business plan