Jimmy Vielkind

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

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Democratic surrogate attacks on Astorino, phase one

Beginning, as expected, by hghlighting abortion opposition 

Mar. 5, 2014

 
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Trump non-candidacy to go on

Astorino's announcement not affecting developer's would-be bid for governor

Mar. 5, 2014

 
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Playbook: Cuomo v. de Blasio in Albany; Astorino day

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Mar. 5, 2014

 
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Albany Pro: Astorino’s decision day; ‘productive’ pre-K talks

Albany Pro: Astorino’s decision day; ‘productive’ pre-K talks

Mar. 5, 2014

 
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After meeting, Cuomo and de Blasio don’t budge

Both say meeting was productive

Mar. 4, 2014

 
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Cuomo, de Blasio push budget priorities at simultaneous rallies

Governor hints there will be extra funds for charters while mayor continues push for pre-K tax

Mar. 4, 2014

 
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Municipal groups offer tax-freeze alternative to Cuomo

Easier to implement, they say

Mar. 4, 2014

 
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Silver won’t commit to pre-K tax in Assembly budget

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, a Democratic champion of universal pre-kindergarten programs, refused to say he would embrace New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's proposed tax increase in his one-house budget resolution.

Mar. 4, 2014

 
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Cuomo to speak at charter rally, opposite de Blasio

Quarrels on education spending

Mar. 4, 2014

 
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Playbook: Cuomo v. de Blasio; Mayor wins on Domino

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Mar. 4, 2014