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Jon Campbell covers the New York State Capitol for WNYC and Gothamist. Prior to that, he covered the Capitol for more than a decade for the USA TODAY Network. He has twice earned the Walter T. Brown Memorial Award, an honor given annually by the Legislative Correspondents Association alumni for outstanding state government coverage. Jon grew up in the Buffalo area and graduated from the University at Albany.

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A new poll from Siena College found that prospective voters are motivated by economic issues and crime.


Stop if you’ve heard this one before: The incumbent governor and the challenger can’t get on the same page for debates.


The suit is the culmination of a three-year probe into Trump’s real estate empire.


Daniel McAvoy of Manhattan, the son of Senior U.S. District Judge Thomas McAvoy, has been charged with 29 felonies


The Democratic governor had been able to bypass normal contracting procedures under an executive order.


The first of two COVID emergency orders expires on Monday. The Democratic governor hasn’t said whether she will extend them again.


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