| Mar 26, 2010
| 6:49 AM
A new development in a scandal already surrounding New York Governor David Paterson could provide evidence leading to criminal charges against him, and it could even lead to him stepping down.
Paterson, himself, helped to write a statement he wanted...
| Jun 26, 2010
| 1:19 PM
On the heels of the new tax on tobacco, Governor David A. Paterson is reviving a plan to bring more money to the state by allowing grocery stores to sell wine.
Deemed less controversial than taxing soda or tobacco, this latest addition to the emergency...
| Apr 16, 2010
| 5:54 AM
It's a tax day tradition. Every year after the April 15th deadline, many public officials and those running for office, make their tax returns public. But in New Jersey, Governor Chris Christie broke the trend by not releasing information about his...
| Apr 17, 2010
| 4:55 PM
An emergency rescue plan for off-track betting has saved the jobs of 1300 to 1500 workers, at least for now.
The board of New York City's bankrupt Off-Track Betting Corporation voted on Saturday to continue operations for another year, just one day...
| May 11, 2010
| 3:53 AM
They plan to fight. According to Newsday, New York's state employee unions vowed a legal challenge to Governor David Paterson's furlough plan.
The Public Employees Federation plan to ask a federal judge for a temporary restraining order to prevent the...
| May 12, 2010
| 8:36 AM
Long Island exotic dancers gathered Wednesday in a rally to strut their support for a stripper pole tax.
Prompted by the prospect of school budget cuts, owners of a gentleman's club and dancers hoped the new tax -- a voluntary surcharge added to a club's...
| May 17, 2010
| 1:34 PM
The budget crisis in Albany has threatened to shutter more than 55 parks and historic sites across New York State.
According to reports, officials at the Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation say the agency on Monday will being shutting...
| May 23, 2010
| 7:38 AM
New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo declared his candidacy for governor Saturday, delivering an impassioned call for political reform and pledging to make the notoriously dysfunctional state government more accountable to its citizens.
| Jun 29, 2010
| 7:37 AM
Another Manhattan hospital is closing its doors, this time in Harlem.
It has been just over two months since St. Vincent's Hospital closed up in Greenwich Village, and now North General Hospital is following suit.
On Monday, Governor David Paterson...
| Dec 10, 2010
| 12:23 PM
Why did New York Governor David Paterson replace an MTA board member who's been a vocal critic of fare hikes and service cuts?
That's the question PIX 11's Greg Mocker put to Paterson on Thursday after it was revealed that Norman Seabrook was not...
| Jul 12, 2010
| 7:28 AM
Virtually everyone in one section of Brooklyn's Brownsville neighborhood has either been stopped, questioned and frisked by the police, or they know someone who has, according to a report in the the New York Times.
The analysis also shows that the...