Jimmy Vielkind

Cuomo asks feds to reject upstate bank merger:

Says merger of Key Bank, First Niagara would cost jobs

Bio: Jimmy Vielkind is chief of POLITICO New York's Albany bureau.

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Heastie’s legislative agenda includes tax hike on the wealthy

Assembly setting up potential clash with Cuomo

Jan. 6, 2016

 
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Cuomo announces toll subsidy to drivers, Thruway Authority

Governor also commits to $22B capital plan

Jan. 6, 2016

 
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Albany Pro: Cuomo’s agenda unspools; Legislature convenes

Albany Pro: Cuomo’s agenda unspools; Legislature convenes

Jan. 6, 2016

 
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Lawmakers, returning to Albany, nod to ethics reform

'Let's not bury our heads in the sand'

Jan. 6, 2016

 
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Senate will consider DiFiore nomination on Jan. 20

Court of Appeals will not have a chief judge for two weeks of cases

Jan. 5, 2016

 
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Cuomo proposes tax cut for small businesses

Details on paying for the $300M plan will come next week

Jan. 5, 2016

 
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Invoking Robert Moses, Cuomo unveils his Long Island agenda

Rail tracks, sewers and (maybe) even a tunnel

Jan. 5, 2016

 
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Albany Pro: Back and forth over the homeless; Cuomo’s approach to inequality

Albany Pro: Back and forth over the homeless; Cuomo’s approach to inequality    

Jan. 5, 2016

 
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How Cuomo shifted the conversation on income inequality

You say tax hikes, he says minimum wage hikes

Jan. 5, 2016

 
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In a familiar tactic, Cuomo rallies labor groups for support

Unions prepare minimum wage campaign

Jan. 4, 2016