state Assembly http://wrvo.org en Assembly votes to delay some effects of Common Core http://wrvo.org/post/assembly-votes-delay-some-effects-common-core <p></p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:00:21 +0000 Karen DeWitt 52276 at http://wrvo.org Assembly leader urges Senate to pass Dream Act, says no consensus on free college for prisoners http://wrvo.org/post/assembly-leader-urges-senate-pass-dream-act-says-no-consensus-free-college-prisoners <p></p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 12:18:23 +0000 Karen DeWitt 51909 at http://wrvo.org Assembly leader urges Senate to pass Dream Act, says no consensus on free college for prisoners End of session: No action on bill to decriminalize marijuana http://wrvo.org/post/end-session-no-action-bill-decriminalize-marijuana <p>A bill to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana appears dead for the legislative session, now that Republicans in the Senate say they won&rsquo;t be acting on the bill.</p><p>Governor Andrew Cuomo says it&rsquo;s &ldquo;highly unlikely&rdquo; that his bill to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana will be taken up by the Senate before the legislative session ends on Thursday, and Senate Leader Dean Skelos confirms that.</p><p> Wed, 20 Jun 2012 14:13:29 +0000 Karen DeWitt 21260 at http://wrvo.org