Governor Cuomo

The latest on the Governor of New York State, Andrew Cuomo.

By The Numbers
By The Numbers
Here is the free college program, Excelsior scholarships, in New York State by the numbers. Over the weekend Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Sunday that about 53%of full-time SUNY students will have free tuition this school year. $100,...
Walk to NYC?
Walk to NYC?
Not that I’d ever do it, but it is cool to think it’s an option to be able to walk from your home here in Buffalo all the way to Manhattan. Governor Cuomo was in Buffalo this week and announced the plan for the Empire State Trail. Essentially it’s a 750 mile path for pedestrians to walk, run or bike across the State of NY stretching from Manhattan to northern New York, across to Albany and Buffalo
Restaurants And Bars
Restaurants And Bars
Who could go for a Bloody Mary or a Mimosa on a Sunday morning?  At this point, you cannot buy alcohol in New York State at bars or restaurants on a Sunday before noon.  But Governor Cuomo is trying to change that. He's pushing to make that time a little earlier, by allowing sales after 8 a.m. instead.
Travel Ban
Travel Ban
Not sure why Mississippi is acting like this is 1950, but Governor Cuomo is not happy about it. Like a similar law that North Carolina passed recently, Mississippi passed a bill that allows business to refuse service to people based on their sexual orientation or gender identity. Th...