Jimmy Vielkind

Capital Playbook: Yacht-themed budget debate:

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

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Albany Pro: Heastie’s donors collect

Albany Pro: Heastie’s donors collect

Feb. 2, 2015

 
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Assembly Dems push for expedited vote on new speaker

Resolution will call for a vote by, rather than on, Feb. 10

Jan. 30, 2015

 
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Morelle drops speaker bid, backs Heastie

Two candidates remain

Jan. 30, 2015

 
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Capital Playbook: Skelos up next for Preet?

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Jan. 30, 2015

 
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The quiet rise of Carl Heastie

Friends say speaker front-runner epitomizes 'stealth leadership'

Jan. 30, 2015

 
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On Cuomo’s AirTrain, more questions than answers

'I've actually never seen an M.T.A. proposal for a new rail line that would only cost a half billion dollars,' State Senator Liz Krueger said

Jan. 30, 2015

 
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Albany Pro: Bharara reportedly looking at Skelos

Albany Pro: Bharara reportedly looking at Skelos

Jan. 30, 2015

 
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Support for Heastie’s speaker bid coming together fast

In the three-way race for speaker, key lawmakers are lining up behind Heastie

Jan. 30, 2015

 
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Twenty-three members seek Assembly reform

Lawmakers are calling on the next speaker to create a task force

Jan. 29, 2015

 
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Megna: $1.3 B. for Thruway won’t directly plug deficit

'Vast majority' of money will go to Tappan Zee Bridge

Jan. 29, 2015