Andrew Cuomo

NY Attorney General Vows To Sue If Republicans Repeal The ACA (VIDEO)

NY Attorney General Vows To Sue If Republicans Repeal The ACA (VIDEO)

Republicans have failed to repeal the Affordable Care Act, aka “Obamacare”–again. After being unable to obtain the requisite votes in the Senate to revoke health insurance from over 20 million people in what was nothing more than a tax break for the wealthy disguised as health care reform, the GOP has returned to its corner to lick […]

President Cuomo? NY Governor Might Be Eyeing A 2020 White House Bid (VIDEO)

President Cuomo? NY Governor Might Be Eyeing A 2020 White House Bid (VIDEO)

Although some argue it is too early to start talking about the 2020 presidential election when we still have to turn Congress blue next year, talk about who the Democrats might run against President Donald Trump is beginning nonetheless. Could New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo be the first Democrat to announce his intent to pursue the White […]

New York Proposing Constitutional Convention To Hand More Legislative Authority To An Elite Few

New York Proposing Constitutional Convention To Hand More Legislative Authority To An Elite Few

In 1789, Thomas Jefferson wrote to James Madison: “Every constitution, then, and every law, naturally expires at the end of 19 years. If it be enforced longer, it is an act of force, and not of right.”  Jefferson believed it was healthy for us open up the Constitution every generation and revise laws needing revision, possibly eliminating […]

New York Governor Bans State-Funded Travel To North Carolina

New York Governor Bans State-Funded Travel To North Carolina

North Carolina’s House Bill 2 is hours-old, but it has already made huge waves nationally. The bill is just a whole lot of ignorance, forcing transgender people to use the bathrooms of the gender indicated on their birth certificate, rather than their gender expression. But the horribleness doesn’t end there: it also prevents LGBT people […]

NY Governor Wonders If ‘Breakdown In The System’ Caused Clinton Prison Break

NY Governor Wonders If ‘Breakdown In The System’ Caused Clinton Prison Break

Investigations by the New York state inspector general’s office and CNN have uncovered evidence to suggest that an appalling breakdown in security allowed two convicted murderers to escape from Clinton Correctional Facility and remain at large for the better part of June. The lapses are serious enough to suggest that the prison in rural northern […]

The 8 Most Disappointing Democrats Of 2014

The 8 Most Disappointing Democrats Of 2014

2014 was a bleak year for Team Blue. The November elections went poorly in most places. Our current elected officials, who call themselves Democrats, didn’t always have our backs either. Sure, Elizabeth Warren rocks. So do a few others. But as 2014 draws to a close, its time to recognize the most disappointing Democrats of […]