Jimmy Vielkind

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

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Under Cuomo, New Yorkers are drinking more

In Cuomo's first two years, New York was ahead of the average growth in booze consumption

Nov. 11, 2014

 
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Capital Playbook: Mayor adds fundraiser for convention push

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Nov. 11, 2014

 
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Union leader says Cuomo deal hurt W.F.P.

'The W.F.P. made a huge tactical error'

Nov. 11, 2014

 
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Albany Pro: What’s next for the Women’s Equality Party

Albany Pro: What’s next for the Women’s Equality Party

Nov. 11, 2014

 
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In midyear update, state expects more pension borrowing

Surplus counted from bank settlements

Nov. 10, 2014

 
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Silver considers special session, pay raise

Lawmakers are also seeking their first pay raise since 1999, but Silver was equivocal about such a measure's chances.

“There's never a good time. Every time is the right time," he said. 

Nov. 10, 2014

 
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Capital Playbook: Klein teases a Senate deal

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Nov. 10, 2014

 
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Albany Pro: Klein prepares to deal with Republicans

Albany Pro: Klein prepares to deal with Republicans

Nov. 10, 2014

 
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At Somos, John Sampson looks forward to the year ahead

Unclear where former Democratic leader will conference, but it shouldn't matter

Nov. 9, 2014