Albany, NY – The two warring factions in the State Senate stand off continued making their cases Wednesday, one day after a number of key laws expired. But neither side came closer to an agreement to end the gridlock.
Albany, NY – The New York State Senate Democratic Conference claims the session held on Wednesday is valid and will withstand a legal challenge. Listen to his interview with Senate Democratic Conference Deputy Press Secretary Travis Proulx.
Syracuse, NY – A military Administrative board is recommending that a gay New York National Guard officer be discharged for violating the military's so-called "Don't ask, don't tell" policy.
Lieutenant Dan Choi could be the first New York National Guard member discharged for violating the policy against open homosexuality. The recommendation now moves to the First Army Commander and the Chief National Guard Bureau...that's where the fate of Choi's military career will be determined.