New York state Senator Pete Harckham

With the New York state legislative session ending in June, two state lawmakers from the Hudson Valley are pushing bills related to the closure of the Indian Point nuclear power plant in Westchester County.

WAMC, Allison Dunne

The Indian Point nuclear power plant in New York is a year away from permanently closing one of its two operating reactors. After the plant shuts down, it will be sold.

NYS Senator to Hold Forum On Reversing Hate

Apr 3, 2019
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A New York state senator is hosting a roundtable in Westchester County Wednesday night, April 3, on hate.

NYS Senator Discusses Budget Issues

Mar 18, 2019

With the New York state budget due April 1, it’s time to reconcile the legislature’s proposals with the governor’s spending plan. On Monday, one of the Hudson Valley’s Democratic state senators discussed aspects of the Senate’s budget, and weighed in on such topics as legalizing recreational marijuana and sports betting.