President Trump at a briefing on the coronavirus on Friday, March 13th.
The president will determine what the governor and state legislative leaders can do.
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State Senator Gustavo Rivera in 2015.
The state senator warns of overreach as Cuomo pushes to pass an early budget.
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Governor Cuomo issued an executive order allowing the state to increase hospital capacity on Monday.
The governor said the outbreak could peak in 45 days.
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President Trump and Governor Cuomo continue to bump heads on how to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak.
The governor wants the Army Corps of Engineers to build hospital beds.
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Cuomo has required lawmakers to stay in Albany during the coronavirus crisis.
Now comes the time to see if lawmakers can keep Cuomo from getting his way on a variety of proposals.
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Who will win the Albany beard wars?
Seven well-groomed lawmakers. Only one will make the cut.
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Shelley Mayer, chair of the state Senate Committee on Education
Lawmakers are aiming to block some of the governor’s education proposals as talks get underway to pass a budget by the end of the week.
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Facing the threat of coronavirus, Albany still faces hurdles in achieving a final deal in the next week.
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Governor Cuomo delivers an update on coronavirus in New York State on March 12th.
Cuomo has plans to boost testing capacity as cases exceed 300.
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State Budget Director Robert Mujica
State Budget Director Robert Mujica explains big plans to change state education spending.
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