Assemblyman Kevin Byrne

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New York state lawmakers from Westchester County are letting the governor of Connecticut know they oppose his proposed toll increase on an interstate highway.

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Members of the New York state Assembly Minority Conference are hosting a forum in Orange County Wednesday night on water quality.


Two New York state lawmakers from the Hudson Valley say Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed their bill to help establish a distillery in Putnam County.


Two New York state assemblymen from the Hudson Valley are asking a commission to close what they say is an egregious loophole.

Mario Cuomo Bridge Comes Up During Cuomo-Nixon Debate

Aug 30, 2018
Courtesy of the NYS Thruway Authority

One topic raised during New York’s gubernatorial Democratic primary debate was the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge. The candidates were asked about the name as well as the future of tolls on the new bridge that connects Rockland and Westchester Counties.

Some Lawmakers Aim To Amend NY Bridge Name

Jun 11, 2018
WAMC, Allison Dunne

Last-ditch efforts are under way to add “Tappan Zee” to the name of the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.  Bills in the Assembly and Senate are backed by nearly 110,000 petition signatures, though the measures are not very far along in the legislative process and the session ends next week.

WAMC, Allison Dunne

A state lawmaker from the Hudson Valley has crafted a bill to revert the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge to its original name. The Putnam County Republican says the new bridge should contain the words “Tappan Zee,” and any name change should go through a different legislative process.