Steve Greenberg http://wrvo.org en Southern Tier poised to provide exciting 2014 congressional race http://wrvo.org/post/southern-tier-poised-provide-exciting-2014-congressional-race <p></p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 14:20:50 +0000 Matt Martin 47929 at http://wrvo.org Poll finds New Yorkers back new gun laws, but split on fracking http://wrvo.org/post/poll-finds-new-yorkers-back-new-gun-laws-split-fracking <p>A new poll finds voters overwhelming support for many of the items that Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing, including parts of the newly enacted gun control law.&nbsp; Thu, 17 Jan 2013 20:15:26 +0000 Karen DeWitt & Catherine Loper 32022 at http://wrvo.org Despite positive views of lawmakers, New Yorkers don't want to see a pay raise http://wrvo.org/post/despite-positive-views-lawmakers-new-yorkers-dont-want-see-pay-raise <p>A new Siena College poll finds that New Yorkers are starting to feel more positive about the state legislature- but they still don&rsquo;t want to see Senators and Assembly members receive a pay raise.</p><p> Tue, 15 May 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 19234 at http://wrvo.org Gov. Cuomo, Public Employees Federation still working to avoid layoffs http://wrvo.org/post/gov-cuomo-public-employees-federation-still-working-avoid-layoffs <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo and the state worker union, the Public Employees Federation, are going down to the wire over a deal to forge a new contract agreement or face 3500 lay offs. As Karen DeWitt reports, it presents a dilemma for the governor, who might have to enact job cuts in a worsening recession.</p> Fri, 14 Oct 2011 12:04:27 +0000 Karen DeWitt 7766 at http://wrvo.org