Jimmy Vielkind

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

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Leaders near $300M deal for New York City pre-K

Cuomo said the pre-K number is "just a number," would fluctuate based on districts

Mar. 25, 2014

 
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Silver: Tax-freeze checks would only require a plan

No cuts required

Mar. 25, 2014

 
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Skelos doesn’t rule out campaign finance in budget

Skelos says it's being discussed

Mar. 25, 2014

 
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Silver: Charters would get ‘just money’ in state budget

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver seems to be rejecting proposed changes that would strip mayoral control of charters

Mar. 25, 2014

 
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Playbook: ABC’s Ben Sherwood gets big Disney job; Facebook footprint grows

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Mar. 25, 2014

 
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Albany Pro: Dead Sea Scroll case in court; Dream Act compromise shot down

Albany Pro: Dead Sea Scroll case in court; Dream Act compromise shot down

Mar. 25, 2014

 
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Caucus urges Silver to press Cuomo for school aid

New parameters emerge on tax freeze

Mar. 25, 2014

 
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Silver shoots down Dream Act, tax credit compromise

Hasn't spoken with Skelos since Friday

Mar. 24, 2014

 
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Senate moves toward budget without Dream Act

More optimism from Skelos

Mar. 24, 2014