lobbying http://wrvo.org en Report shows record lobbying in New York state http://wrvo.org/post/report-shows-record-lobbying-new-york-state <p></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 10:31:26 +0000 Karen DeWitt 53864 at http://wrvo.org Report shows record lobbying in New York state Advocates, lawmakers lobby for more spinal cord research funding http://wrvo.org/post/advocates-lawmakers-lobby-more-spinal-cord-research-funding <p></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:54:26 +0000 Jenna Flanagan 53157 at http://wrvo.org Advocates, lawmakers lobby for more spinal cord research funding New medical society president says physicians need more say in health care system http://wrvo.org/post/new-medical-society-president-says-physicians-need-more-say-health-care-system <p></p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 21:03:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 49247 at http://wrvo.org New medical society president says physicians need more say in health care system Beleaguered state ethics committee loses another commissioner http://wrvo.org/post/beleaguered-state-ethics-committee-loses-another-commissioner <p>The Joint Commission on Public Ethics, or JCOPE, met Tuesday and spent most of its time in a private session, as Patrick Bulgaro, a key appointee of Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, resigned from the board.<p>Silver was the subject of a recent ethics commission probe, which examined his role in the sexual harassment charges against former Assemblyman Vito Lopez. Wed, 31 Jul 2013 10:56:59 +0000 Karen DeWitt 41895 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo defends ethics panel decision on retroactivity http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-defends-ethics-panel-decision-retroactivity <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo continues to defend a decision by a state ethics board to keep secret the names of donors to a lobbying group that is a key ally of the governor.&nbsp;<br /> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 13:17:16 +0000 Karen DeWitt 23599 at http://wrvo.org