Jimmy Vielkind

Assembly Democrats discuss speaker 'process' without Silver:

After two hours, Silver has not appeared in conference

Bio: Jimmy Vielkind is chief of Capital's Albany bureau.

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Republicans criticize de Blasio after officer shootings

Ball, Tedisco suggest de Blasio be recalled

Dec. 22, 2014

 
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Cuomo urges ‘reflection’ after officer shootings

Governor meets with Rafael Ramos' family

Dec. 21, 2014

 
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Capital Playbook: Mayor dines with Bill Clinton in Harlem

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Dec. 19, 2014

 
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Poll: New Yorkers wanted charges in Garner case

The Siena Research Institute's monthly survey also found that voters staunchly oppose legislative pay hike

Dec. 19, 2014

 
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Albany Pro: Greens plan life after fracking

Albany Pro: Greens plan life after fracking

Dec. 19, 2014

 
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Cuomo accepts cheers, and denies personal role, on casino tour

Denies personal role in location selections

Dec. 18, 2014

 
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Capital Playbook: Cuomo picks a fracking position

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Dec. 18, 2014

 
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On fracking and casinos, Cuomo says, buck stops elsewhere

Famously controlling governor says he was not involved in administration decisions

Dec. 18, 2014

 
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Albany Pro: Three casinos for New York, but no hydrofracking

Albany Pro: Three casinos for New York, but no hydrofracking

Dec. 18, 2014

 
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Cuomo: ‘Time is short’ for pay raise

Says Republicans rebuffed campaign reforms

Dec. 17, 2014