Jimmy Vielkind

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

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The tiny scourge of local governments

Cuomo takes aim at a real but overstated inefficiency

Apr. 3, 2014

 
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Playbook: Mayor’s charm offensive; Anderson Cooper won’t inherit

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Apr. 2, 2014

 
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Albany Pro: Klein’s budget provision; Astorino, Trump play to a pro-gun crowd

Albany Pro: Klein’s budget provision; Astorino, Trump and Paladino play to a pro-gun crowd

Apr. 2, 2014

 
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Astorino tries to sway a pro-Trump protest

Gun rights rally draws G.O.P. hopefuls

Apr. 1, 2014

 
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Cuomo: ‘Votes are not there’ for Dream Act or public financing

Dream Act, campaign finance in limbo

Apr. 1, 2014

 
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Playbook: Mayor throws a pitch; Where Graydon Carter likes to sit

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Apr. 1, 2014

 
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Albany Pro: Jeff Klein’s budget stand; Parent opt out of Common Core

Albany Pro: Jeff Klein’s budget stand; 1199 wins wage help; Parent opt out of Common Core

Apr. 1, 2014

 
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Cuomo seeks private path to prison-college program

After resistance from lawmakers, Governor Andrew Cuomo will push ahead with a program to offer inmates access to college courses, but without using state funds, an administration official said.

Mar. 31, 2014

 
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Cuomo will waive waiting period to ensure on-time budget

Fourth on-time budget

Mar. 31, 2014

 
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On budget day, protesters mock Cuomo

'Cuomocchio'

Mar. 31, 2014