Four years ago,, Governor Andrew Cuomo persuaded former Governor Pataki to co-chair his tax-cutting commission along with SUNY chairman Carl McCall, the former state comptroller. Gov. Cuomo said appointing Pataki shows the panel will take in to account diverse view points and work in a bi-partisan partisan manner, unlike President Obama and Congress who had just let the federal government shut down.
Many New Yorkers and others considered Governor Mario Cuomo an eloquent speaker. The Huffington Post called Mario Cuomo one of the greatest orators in American History. Governor Andrew Cuomo has been trying to emulate him all his life; he does not even come close. Last week’s response to an established Albany reporter may have damaged his quixotic national quest to accomplish what his father did not crave.
Assemblyman Brian Kolb, the Republican Leader of the NYS Assembly, is the first republican to officially announce his run for Governor in November of 2018. Brian Kolb was first elected to the Assembly in a special election in 2000 and became Leader in 2009.
You have to give Speaker Carl Heastie credit for transparency, at least on this issue. The NY Post editorial advises readers that the Speaker is meeting with UFT chief Michael Mulgrew to discuss the upcoming legislative session.
Education is the core of being successful. Why then do avowed liberals undermine the educational process? It is shameful that Mayor de Blasio and NYC Chancellor Carmen Fariña do not put students first.
President Donald J. Trump on the 76th Remembrance of the attack on Pearl Harbor. The Conservative Party of New York State will never forget the heroes of December 7, 1941 and the heroes that still keep us safe in 2017. We are eternally grateful to all of the Members of the Armed Services and their families for all they do today and every day to keep us out of harm’s way. May God continue to bless America.
Governor Andrew Cuomo’s hyperbole, especially in light of the numerous sexual harassment disclosures in the past few months, reveals, once again, that Governor Cuomo is a bully who puts politics above all else.
In 1 Chart, the differences between the House and Senate Tax Reform Bills. These 229 Businesses and Groups Support Tax Reform
Michael Barone opined on debunking bogus attacks on the GOP tax-cut plans.
Success Academy boss Eva Moskowitz rips de Blasio for failing to open up classroom space.
The Daily Signal says: Don’t Believe the Democrat Attacks on Tax Reform. Here Are the Facts.
A majority of New York voters support legalizing and taxing marijuana, poll reveals. Not surprising, but very disappointing. Read what Chairman Long had to say about the poll that was taken.
If Mayor de Blasio hired you and you do your job well…you can expect to be fired, but if you knowingly certify that an inspection was done when it was not, you keep your job and try to fire underlings. The debacle could cost taxpayers $100 million.