NYSNYS News is the leading multimedia news source and database on NYS government

For a free trial please call: 518-432-0710


Twitter @nysnysnews


RELEASE: Hochul, Schumer, Gillibrand announce $100 million in covid19 relief funds will go to expand broadband internet to 100,000 homes.
NYSNYS News 3/30/2023

RELEASE: NYRA reports all-sources handle totaled $2.3 billion in 2022. Saratoga handle: $878.2 million, an all time record.
NYSNYS News 3/27/2023

RELEASE: Commission on Judicial Nomination sends Hochul second list of nominees for chief judge.
NYSNYS News 3/25/2023

RELEASES: Hochul announces opening of legal marijuana drug store in Schenectady, proposes law to crackdown on illegal drug dealers. Reaction from Medical Cannabis group included.
NYSNYS News 3/24/2023

RELEASE: Pentagon contracts for March 7-20, 2023. $95 million to Young & Rubican ad agency in NYC for marketing and advertising.
NYSNYS News 3/21/2023

RELEASE: Port Authority announces mass transit access plan for LaGuardia, canceling Cuomo plan for an AirTrain. Hochul statement included.
NYSNYS News 3/17/2023

RELEASE: Cerebral Palsy Association of NYS offers summary of key provisions in Senate majority one house budget resolution released on March 14, 2023.
NYSNYS News 3/15/2023

Obituary of Jeff Stinson, 70, retired Gannett News Service reporter and past LCA president during Mario Cuomo era.
NYSNYS News 3/2/2023

RELEASE: Family Physicians holding Albany lobbying day.
NYSNYS News 2/28/2023

RELEASE: Labor Department approves final overtime rules for farmworkers. Reaction from Assembly member Angelino.
NYSNYS News 2/25/2023

RELEASE: Hochul groundbreaking for JFK Airport's Terminal 6. Release, transcript, Youtube video.
NYSNYS News 2/24/2023

RELEASES: Hochul regional presentations on budget2023 in Central NY on February 6, Finger Lakes February 13, Mid-Hudson February 21, Southern Tier February 22. Releases, transcripts, Youtube videos.
NYSNYS News 2/23/2023

RELEASES: PSC meeting on February 16, 2023. ConEd, O&R audits; 3 major wind and solar projects; upstate transmission improvements. Reaction from Alliance for Clean Energy.
NYSNYS News 2/17/2023

RELEASE: Pentagon contracts for February 14-25, 2023. $994 million to produce 155mm NATO standard artillery rounds
NYSNYS News 2/17/2023

RELEASE: Adams says covid19 vaccination is no longer required for NYC municipal employees and other workers under city oversight. 1,780 former employees fired for refusing can apply to be rehired.
NYSNYS News 2/7/2023

RELEASE: NYSUT has 'grave concerns' about Hochul charter schools proposal.
NYSNYS News 2/4/2023

RELEASE: Transcript of NYC Mayor Adams interview on NY1 on January 27, 2023.
NYSNYS News 1/28/2023

RELEASE: Former agent in charge of NY FBI Counterintelligence Division charged with money laundering tied to concealed money paid by Oleg Deripaska, a sanctioned Russian oligarch.
NYSNYS News 1/24/2023

RELEASES: Statements on Senate Judiciary vote on LaSalle from Hochul, Barclay, Ryan, Ortt, Carpenters union, Salazar, Mayer.
NYSNYS News 1/19/2023

RELEASE: Assembly member Solages, Senator Brisport reintroduce bill calling for slavery reparations
NYSNYS News 1/15/2023

RELEASE: Assembly member Solages, Senator Brisport reintroduce bill calling for slavery reparations
NYSNYS News 1/15/2023

RELEASE: Youtube video, Soundcloud audio of Hochul's state of the state speech on January 10, 2023.
NYSNYS News 1/14/2023

RELEASE: Transcript of Adams press conference on 2022 crime on January 5, 2023.
NYSNYS News 1/6/2023

RELEASE: HANYS report finds that hospitals in NYC are in a fiscal crisis as a result of covid19. Link provided to report.
NYSNYS News 12/15/2022

RELEASE: Health Commissioner Dr. Mary Bassett announces her resignation.
NYSNYS News 12/3/2022

RELEASE: Hochul announces start of construction on Champlain Hudson Power Express transmission lines from Quebec to NYS. Project labor agreement covers 1,400 union jobs.
NYSNYS News 12/1/2022

RELEASE: Senate Republican criticize Hochul for withholding midyear budget report on $220 billion spending plan that included $8 billion in new spending.
NYSNYS News 11/5/2022

NYSNYS News headlines on Sunday, October 23, 2022.
NYSNYS News 10/24/2022

RELEASE: Zeldin statement on transfer of attacker Jakubonis to VA alcohol treatment facility.
NYSNYS News 10/21/2022

RELEASE: Quinnipiac Poll finds Hochul has slight lead over Zeldin, 50-46. 'In the blue state of New York, the race for governor is competitive... Hochul's narrow edge puts Republican Lee Zeldin well within striking distance of her.'
NYSNYS News 10/19/2022

RELEASE: Pentagon contracts for October 13, 2022 includes $30 million for contractor support of the Cyberspace Analytics program for Program Executive Office, Enterprise Information Systems.
NYSNYS News 10/14/2022

RELEASE: Micron Technology announces 'megafab' chipfab plant near Syracuse with 9,000 jobs.
NYSNYS News 10/7/2022

RELEASE: Cuomo update -- Andrew monologue video posted on Vimeo on September 28, 2022.
NYSNYS News 9/30/2022

RELEASE: Hochul agrees to just 1 debate with Zeldin, October 25 in NYC on Spectrum cable TV.
NYSNYS News 9/21/2022

NYSNYS News headlines on Tuesday, September 20, 2022.
NYSNYS News 9/21/2022

RELEASE: Hochul says more than 100 state troopers will be sent to Puerto Rico to help with recovery from Hurricane Fiona. NYPA also ordered to help with restoring electricity. Transcript, Youtube video.
NYSNYS News 9/20/2022

RELEASE: Hochul event at Penn Station concourse on September 6, 2022. Youtube video, release, transcript.
NYSNYS News 9/7/2022

RELEASE: Cuomo sends out reassessment of his sexual harassment scandal. The libertarian Cato Institute concludes Cuomo was not treated fairly and didn't deserve to resign. He calls it a ' thorough investigative analysis objectively reviewin
NYSNYS News 8/29/2022

RELEASE: NYS Cannabis Management announces first round of marijuana drug stores operating licenses.
NYSNYS News 8/27/2022

RELEASE: Transcript, Youtube video of Hochul in Oriskany on August 9, 2022 to announce support for counties developing anti-terrorism plans.
NYSNYS News 8/10/2022

RELEASE: Pentagon contracts on August 1, 2022.
NYSNYS News 8/3/2022

RELEASE: Schumer announces passage of semiconductor industry subsidies bill.
NYSNYS News 7/30/2022

RELEASE: Letter dated July 27, 2022 from Comptroller DiNapoli to PACB chair Mujica recommending delay in approving Hochul Penn Station mega-project until more is known about its financing.
NYSNYS News 7/30/2022

RELEASE: DiNapoli report finds MTA must make hard choices as a result of large decrease in ridership following covid19.
NYSNYS News 7/21/2022

RELEASE: Adams announces death of former Assembly member Al Vann.
NYSNYS News 7/16/2022

RELEASE: Indian Point Closure Task Force and Indian Point Decommissioning Oversight Board announce July 27 public forum.
NYSNYS News 7/2/2022

RELEASE: Hochul signs bills creating Lorena Borjas Transgender Wellness and Equity Fund and a non-binary gender X to options in elected positions that require elected people be of varying genders.
NYSNYS News 6/27/2022

RELEASE: Hochul orders 'extraordinary session' of the Legislature on June 30 to pass new gun laws.
NYSNYS News 6/26/2022

RELEASE: Preliminary agenda for June 16, 2022 PSC meeting.
NYSNYS News 6/15/2022

NYSNYS News headlines on Sunday, June 12, 2022.
NYSNYS News 6/13/2022

NYSNYS News headlines on Monday, June 6, 2022.
NYSNYS News 6/7/2022

RELEASE: NYS Cannabis Control Board advances regulations on 'high standards' for marijuana, approves 16 more legal drug dealers.
NYSNYS News 6/2/2022

RELEASE: Empire Center reports huge loss of NYC residents during covid19, the source of NYS's record population loss in 2020-21.
NYSNYS News 5/27/2022

RELEASE: Hochul announces measures on guns, terrorism, social media platforms in response to Buffalo Tops Supermarket massacre. Transcript, Youtube video included.
NYSNYS News 5/20/2022

RELEASE: Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center says covid19 deaths in U.S. now exceed 1 million. Milestone was reached 'some time ago' and actual number of dead is likely 'hundreds of thousands more people.'
NYSNYS News 5/18/2022

RELEASE: PSC announces higher than normal electricity prices this summer because of rising natural gas prices, and issues rules to further restrict use of natural gas in NYS to heat buildings and generate electricity.
NYSNYS News 5/13/2022

RELEASE: Hochul announces $35 million in funding for supporting abortion in NYS. $25 million for grants and reimbursements, $10M security grants for reproductive health centers. Youtube video, transcript.
NYSNYS News 5/10/2022

RELEASE: Hochul announces $35 million in funding for supporting abortion providers in NYS. $25 million for grants and reimbursements to pay for abortions, security grants for reproductive health centers.
NYSNYS News 5/10/2022

RELEASE: DiNapoli analysis of $220 billion budget2022. 'Historic federal aid and better-than-expected revenues allowed for a steep increase in spending.' Spending up 27 percent since 2019-20.
NYSNYS News 5/7/2022

RELEASE: Museum of Political Corruption in Albany announces the 202 Nellie Bly Award goes to Jerry Mitchell, Founder of the Mississippi Center for Investigative Reporting.
NYSNYS News 5/5/2022

RELEASE: Assembly member Pat Fahy announces scholarship and contact in memory of her son Brendan Bequette
NYSNYS News 5/1/2022

RELEASE: Governor's office announces birth of Hochul's first grandchild, Sofia.
NYSNYS News 5/1/2022

RELEASE: DEC ENCON report on April 2022 law enforcement actions.
NYSNYS News 4/28/2022

RELEASE: NYS Democratic chair Jacobs announces deal for Hochul to get Working Families Party line, and shelves no new Fair Deal Party. Zeldin attacks 'far left' WFP.
NYSNYS News 4/24/2022

RELEASES: Statements on the 2022-23 budget from Empire Justice Center, School Nutrition Association, Environmental Advocates, NYPIRG.
NYSNYS News 4/12/2022