Jimmy Vielkind

Twenty-three members seek Assembly reform:

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

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

Latest Articles:

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Cuomo re-states need for New York weather system

Governor remains in Erie County for the sixth consecutive day

Nov. 24, 2014

 
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Sanctions on assemblyman thrown back to Silver

Speaker should revisit decision to close offices

Nov. 24, 2014

 
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Capital Playbook: Cuomo’s meteorological storm

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Nov. 24, 2014

 
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Reading the odds for renewal of design-build, scaffold laws

Both could be part of an infrastructure package that could be taken up if a special legislative session is held next month

 

Nov. 24, 2014

 
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Albany Pro: Erie County braces for floods, Cuomo blames forecasters

Albany Pro: Erie County braces for floods, Cuomo blames forecasters

Nov. 24, 2014

 
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Cuomo re-opens roads, eyes FEMA funds

Obama offered his assurance for help

Nov. 21, 2014

 
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Capital Playbook: Mayor: Immigration plan ‘not complete’

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Nov. 21, 2014

 
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Albany Pro: Immigration order could swell Medicaid rolls

Albany Pro: Immigration order could swell Medicaid rolls

Nov. 21, 2014

 
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Unemployment rate dips again, but upstate lags in growth

Rochester and Binghamton lose jobs from 2013

Nov. 20, 2014

 
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Cuomo, ‘pretty please’: Keep off roads, reconsider Bills game

Thinks football game is impractical

Nov. 20, 2014