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Cuomo Signs Bill Increasing School Zone Speed Cameras

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By Associated Press New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo invoked a mother’s instinct to protect as he signed legislation on Mother’s Day that expands the number of speed cameras in New York City school zones. The Democrat was accompanied by his mother, Matilda Cuomo, on Sunday as well as other elected officials and advocates who pushed […]

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Senecas Ordered to Pay State $255 Million in Casino Revenues

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By Spectrum News Staff The Seneca Nation of Indians must pay $255 million to New York State, according to an arbitration panel. Back in January, the panel decided against the Senecas in their fight with the state over casino revenues. The Seneca Nation stopped its annual payments to the state two years ago, claiming a […]

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Assembly Lawmaker Wants A Beer And Wine Tax

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By Nick Reisman A bill that would place new taxes on wine and beer sales would raise $260 million annually, specifically for addiction prevention and recovery programs. That bill, introduced by Assemblyman Michael DenDekker (D-34), would add 3 cents to the price of a 12 ounce can of beer and 2 cents per glass of […]

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