Jimmy Vielkind

Municipal pension contributions decrease again:

Decreases will reduce upward pressure on property taxes

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

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Joe Bruno seeking $2.4M from taxpayers to cover legal bills

Taxpayers could be on the hook after acquittal at trial

Jul. 1, 2014

 
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Cuomo restructuring board approves first grants

Eight municipalities out of 4200 applied 

Jun. 30, 2014

 
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Capital New York passed-bill tracker: June 30

Cuomo signs 23 bills

Jun. 30, 2014

 
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State court rejects Haggerty bid for retrial

Unanimous decision rejects operative's appeal

Jun. 30, 2014

 
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Capital Playbook: ‘Ultrahigh-net-worth individuals’ to grow faster in New York than any other city outside Asia

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Jun. 30, 2014

 
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Albany Pro: Glaser steps down; Casino bids due

Albany Pro: Glaser steps down; Casino bids due

Jun. 30, 2014

 
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Paterson’s payday, for a ‘public relations problem’

New Democratic chairman paid by G.O.P. firm

Jun. 30, 2014

 
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Howard Glaser leaves Cuomo administration

Longtime aide's departure has been expected for weeks

Jun. 29, 2014

 
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Rosa admits false marriage, forfeits Assembly seat

Assemblywoman admits to marrying for green card in 1996

Jun. 27, 2014

 
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Under Cuomo, lawmakers pass fewer bills

NYPIRG breaks down the legislative session

Jun. 27, 2014