Andrew Cuomo

Cuomo announces end to search for escaped inmates Richard Matt and David Sweat

This evening, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the end to the search for two inmates who escaped from Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, NY on June 6. David Sweat is now in police custody and Richard Matt is deceased. more »

Jun 28, 2015 8:37 PM News

Escaped murderer Richard Matt was shot and killed by a U.S. Border Patrol SWAT team on Friday

State Police say Matt was armed with a 20 gauge shotgun, when he was shot in the town of Malone, New York, about 20 miles south of the Canadian border. more »

Jun 27, 2015 9:21 AM News

Govornor Andrew Cuomo: 2014 State of the State Address

Governor Cuomo calls for 2-billion dollars in cuts to business and property taxes in his state of the state address. He also called for a new study of the long-proposed and debated rooftop highway across northern New York. more »

Jan 10, 2014 1:51 PM News

Governor Cuomo's Plan For Tax Free Zones

The Governor hits the road and travels to Plattsburgh to sell his plan to set up tax-free zones on New York’s college campuses to entice start-up and out-of-state businesses to partner with SUNY colleges more »

May 31, 2013 2:45 PM News

Mohawks Strike Casino Deal

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and St. Regis Mohawk tribal leaders sign a landmark casino deal that’ll give the Mohawks newly expanded Akwesasne casino in Hogansburg exclusive gaming rights for the North Country more »

May 24, 2013 7:08 AM News

Mountain Lake Journal - February 28, 2013

The Governor honors forest rangers and a dispatcher who rescued the survivors of a plane crash on a mountaintop in the Adirondack wilderness. A State worker is forced to leave his job after praising the State’s response to Tropical Storm Irene... more »

Mar 1, 2013 4:21 PM , News