image

Sign up for Updates
and the e-Edition
image image


Read This Week's Publications

New bill would require screening for weapons at theaters, malls and arenas

July 29, 2015 | 01:31 PM
Following the recent shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana, Sen. Tony Avella, D-Queens, ...more»

Assemblyman DiPietro says new fast food wages will hurt teens

July 29, 2015 | 01:18 PM
Assemblyman David DiPietro, R-East Aurora, said the state wage board’s ...more»

Troopers' union complains about patrol car mileage

July 29, 2015 | 10:25 AM
The union representing state troopers has filed a complaint saying many patrol ...more»

Interstate gas pipeline re-routed to avoid fragile NY forest

July 29, 2015 | 10:11 AM
A section of the planned Constitution Pipeline, designed to bring natural gas ...more»

Governor burnishes labor ties at Lake George events

July 29, 2015 | 10:10 AM
New York's governor has travelled to Lake George to address two meetings of ...more»

Christie: I'll meet with Cuomo, feds on Hudson rail tunnel

July 29, 2015 | 10:06 AM
Gov. Chris Christie said Tuesday he expects to meet with New York Gov. Andrew ...more»

Chief administrative judge stepping down

July 29, 2015 | 09:58 AM
New York's chief administrative judge, who oversees the administration of the ...more»

Major U.S. companies pledge to reduce carbon footprint

July 28, 2015 | 03:14 PM
Thirteen of the largest companies in the United States have signed the American ...more»

Lawmaker wants Westchester included with NYC for purpose of wage increases

July 28, 2015 | 03:04 PM
Assemblyman Tom Abinanti, D-Greenburgh, is urging the state Labor Department ...more»

Bill would eliminate religious and philosophical exemptions for childhood vaccines

July 28, 2015 | 01:39 PM
Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz, a Bronx Democrat, is introducing a new bill that ...more»

Prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killers

July 28, 2015 | 11:55 AM
A northern New York prison worker admitted Tuesday to smuggling hacksaw blades ...more»

Gov. Cuomo announces new LaGuardia Airport

July 28, 2015 | 08:38 AM
A year after comparing New York's LaGuardia Airport to "some Third World Country," ...more»

NY wins $600 million hub for photonics research, development

July 28, 2015 | 08:37 AM
Rochester, whose fortunes have risen and fallen with the demand for futuristic ...more»

Sen. Sampson found guilty of obstruction

July 27, 2015 | 02:04 PM
A once-powerful New York politician was convicted Friday on charges he lied ...more»

Central NY woman fighting DEC to keep wild deer

July 27, 2015 | 02:04 PM
Licensed animal rehabilitator Cindy McGinley is at odds with the Department ...more»

Facebook loses in clash with prosecutors over users’ data

July 27, 2015 | 02:03 PM
Facebook can’t block nearly 400 search warrants seeking users’ ...more»

‘War has come to our shores’

July 27, 2015 | 02:02 PM
Following the attack of a military recruiting center and a Navy and Marines ...more»

Gov. Cuomo signs legislation that strengthens disability protections

July 27, 2015 | 02:01 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is marking the 25th anniversary of the federal Americans ...more»

Special Education provider overcharges state $800,000

July 27, 2015 | 02:00 PM
The latest in a series of audits released by state Comptroller Tom DiNapoli ...more»

Comptroller uncovers larceny by town clerk

July 27, 2015 | 01:59 PM
Former Bennington Town Clerk Tina Metz plead guilty July 22 in Wyoming County ...more»

DiNapoli urges scrutiny of Long Island utility

July 27, 2015 | 01:58 PM
New York’s state comptroller says more oversight is needed of Long Island ...more»

State’s AG targets long-time children’s leukemia ‘charity’

July 27, 2015 | 01:57 PM
A lawsuit filed by the Attorney General’s Office is targeting a charity ...more»

New law expands pharmacists’ power to administer vaccines

July 27, 2015 | 01:55 PM
A bill that extends the authority of pharmacists and nurse practitioners to ...more»
The Latest: Police in Maine asked to watch over Goodell home
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Here is the latest surrounding the suspension of star Patriots quarterback Tom Brady for using underinflated footballs (all times local):...
Former Long Island cop gets 15 years for wife's strangling
BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. (AP) -- A former Long Island police officer who pleaded guilty to killing his wife inside their upstate home has been sentenced to 15 years in prison...
NY Lottery
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- These New York lotteries were drawn Wednesday:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Win 4 Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Win 4 Midday" game were:...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:...
Top military leader says deal keeps Iran from atomic weapon
WASHINGTON (AP) -- America's top military leader said Wednesday that the recently signed nuclear deal works to keep Iran from having an atomic weapon, but does not address other concerns about Tehran's malign activities in the region...
NYC health department investigates Legionnaire's outbreak
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York City Department of Health is investigating an outbreak of Legionnaire's disease in the South Bronx...
WWII pilot's remains arrive in NY for burial in his hometown
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The remains of a World War II fighter pilot identified 70 years after he died in the Pacific have arrived in upstate New York for burial...
Man stabbed in midtown Manhattan; expected to survive
NEW YORK (AP) -- Authorities say a man has been stabbed in midtown Manhattan...
Feds: Western New York man attempted to support IS group
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities in western New York say they've arrested a 44-year-old man on a charge of attempting to support the Islamic State group...
Vigil planned for 4 women killed in NY limo crash
SMITHTOWN, N.Y. (AP) -- The four young women killed in the Long Island crash of a limousine and a pickup truck will be honored at a candlelight vigil...
Cuomo, Schneiderman to brief clergy on special prosecutor
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Attorney General Eric Schneiderman are scheduled to meet with clergy members and community leaders in New York City to brief them on the new special prosecutor responsible for investigating killings of unarmed civilians by police...
Feds in Buffalo arrest person on supporting terrorism charge
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities in western New York say a person has been arrested for allegedly attempting to support a terrorist organization...
Obama signs bill renaming post office after NY politician
NEW YORK (AP) -- President Barack Obama has signed a bill renaming a Bronx post office in honor of the late New York Congressman Herman Badillo...
College helping NY state historic site with landmark effort
WILTON, N.Y. (AP) -- A team of college researchers is helping the effort to obtain National Historic Landmark status for the upstate New York cottage where President Ulysses S...
MasterCard meets 2Q profit forecasts
PURCHASE, N.Y. (AP) -- MasterCard Inc. (MA) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $921 million...
Canadian man pleads guilty in Iowa to role in pot smuggling
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) -- A Canadian man has pleaded guilty in Iowa to helping smuggle thousands of pounds of marijuana into the United States...
Carousel featuring giant fish figures coming to The Battery
NEW YORK (AP) -- A unique carousel is coming to a waterfront park in Lower Manhattan...
New York prison worker: I got 'caught up' in escape plot
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- A prison worker who got "caught up in the fantasy" of a breakout planned by two killers told investigators she performed sex acts with one of the men and took naked photos of herself for the other...
Eastern New York man faces DWI charge in crash that killed 1
NASSAU, N.Y. (AP) -- State police say an eastern New York man is facing a drunken driving charge stemming from a crash that killed one of his passengers...

Political News

The Legislative Gazette is your political newspaper in Albany New York. The Gazette brings you in-depth coverage each week of the New York State Legislature, Executive Branch and State Agencies. Here you will find the NYS legislative calendar session and NYS legislative member directory, updated daily. The Legislative Gazette features NY politics and political news with live updates as it happens! The Legislative Gazette is your Albany NY Newspaper, based in the heart of the Capital of New York, with featured political commentary by Alan Chartock. Enjoy special reports dedicated to regional New York businesses, communities and colleges. The Legislative Gazette has information to help keep you on track with what is happening across the Capital Region. If it is happening in New York, and affects you, your business or your community, the Legislative Gazette has you covered. Subscribe on line or pick up the Legislative Gazette, the only political based Albany newspaper in your office lobby. Need to have the Legislative Gazette available in your Capital Region office building, please contact circulation! The Legislative Gazette provides the area's best political news and discussion on NY politics, with daily updates and a weekly newspaper publication. Get your NY political news from the expert reporters live at the Capitol. The Legislative Gazette is your Albany newspaper for NY politics and political news as it happens! Albany Newspaper

NY Politics


Vanguard Fine, LLC
inclusion image
inclusion image
inclusion image
inclusion image
inclusion image
inclusion image
inclusion image
Queens College
Empire State College
WAMC
NY Ship
The Legislative Gazette | P.O. Box 7329 | Room 116 | Empire State Plaza | Concourse Level | Albany, NY 12224 | (518) 473-9739