Articles on the Constitution by Michael Gormley

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Michael Gormley
Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Samuels: "It's a real disappointment. I think what he's really saying is 'I, Andrew Cuomo manage the old culture very well, and I'm getting results.' 
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San Francisco Chronicle
Michael Gormley
Monday, January 7, 2013
 ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An innovative proposal expected in the New York Legislature would take some revenue from casino promoters and opponents who spend millions in campaign contributions and create a fund designed to reduce the influence of...
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NBC
Michael Gormley
Friday, September 7, 2012
 The most independent member of the state's ethics board quit on Friday hours after he called for a federal probe into what he said was corruption on it. 
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The Wall Street Journal
Michael Gormley
Monday, April 2, 2012
 ALBANY, N.Y. — New York's powerful ethics board won't release any record of its secret vote to hire a longtime aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo as its $148,000-a-year executive director in a decision that raises wider concerns among good-...
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The Wall Street Journal
Michael Gormley
Monday, April 2, 2012
 ALBANY, N.Y. — New York's powerful ethics board won't release any record of its secret vote to hire a longtime aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo as its $148,000-a-year executive director in a decision that raises wider concerns among good-...
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CBS
Michael Gormley
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo is willing to accept the Legislature's latest redistricting proposals, with conditions, and the Democrat is ready to force a late budget if lawmakers don't agree to his new pension proposal as part of the...
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Huffington Post
Michael Gormley
Thursday, March 1, 2012
The record of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's first online chat with New Yorkers shows the Democrat skipped an onslaught of increasingly pointed questions about hydraulic fracturing for natural gas and some other thorny issues and criticism.
Relevant because hydrofracking is one of the foremost environmental concerns in New York today.
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Utica Observer-Dispatch
Michael Gormley
Friday, February 10, 2012
 A provision in Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposed budget amendments could greatly expand the power of state and local governments to borrow money with less independent oversight while potentially avoiding approval from voters or the Legislature,...
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Long Island Press
Michael Gormley
Saturday, January 28, 2012
 The organizers of the group called Citizens' Committee for an Effective Constitution say it's a key many elected officials over 45 years — most of whom ran as "reformers" — and the special interests who fund them don...
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Democrat and Chronicle
Michael Gormley
Monday, January 16, 2012
ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the coming weeks will introduce a proposal that good-government advocates have long said would transform New York politics like nothing else: voluntary public funding of political campaigns.
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