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Jun 26 2023
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul signs law to protect doctors providing out-of-state telehealth abortion pill prescriptions
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul signed a law on Friday, almost exactly a year after Roe v. Wade was overturned, that legally protects New York doctors who prescribe abortion pills to patients living in states where the procedure has been outlawed. The New York State Legislature passed the bill last week by a 99 to 45 margin; the bill cleared the state Senate last month by a vote of 39 to 22. "WeCBS News (Online)
Mar 23 2023
Hochul proposes new plan to shut down illegal pot shops across N.Y. Hochul proposes new plan to shut down illegal pot shops across N.Y. Hochul proposes new plan to shut down illegal pot shops across N.Y. NEW YORK -- There are new efforts to close down the illegal marijuana shops that have sprung up like weeds all over the state, especially in the five boroughs. Gov. Kathy Hochul is proposing aCBS News (Online)
Aug 24 2023
Long Island lawmakers react to Gov. Kathy Hochul's request that the federal government take executive action in the migrant crisis. His mother found the boy in their East Moriches pool Wednesday, police say. He showed up in the Hamptons after shouting at her from a NYC audience; the investigation is ongoing, police told Patch. Woman Caught Driving Drunk With 4 Kids In Car On LI: Cops ThePatch.com
Aug 17 2023
New York City Mayor Eric Adams on Thursday responded after lawyers for New York Gov. Kathy Hochul criticized his handling of the migrant crisis that has assailed the city and surrounding areas.
Taking questions at a news conference, Adams said the crisis is a statewide issue that has "dropped into the lap of New York City residents." He called for Hochul to issue an executive orderFox News (Online News)
Aug 25 2023
New York is a sanctuary state. New York City is a sanctuary city. The governor and the mayor are on record saying so over and over again. It was all fun and games while they were trashing Governor Abbott and others like then-Governor Doug Ducey of Arizona. Abbott and Ducey worked together and sent busloads of illegal aliens to big cities in the Northeast. Washington, D.C., New York City,HotAir
Aug 25 2023
New York Governor Kathy Hochul is urging President Joe Biden to direct the federal government and help provide the sanctuary state with housing, support, and work authorization for illegal immigrants. In an Aug. 24 letter (pdf) to President Biden, Ms. Hochul, a Democrat, laid out a number of specific requests, including expedited work authorizations for illegal immigrants to allow them to "The Epoch Times
Aug 14 2023
DELAWARE - Attorney General Kathy Jennings announced several changes to leadership in the Delaware Department of Justice on Monday. Elmer Setting will become the next Chief of Staff for the department following the departure of former Chief of staff A.J. Roop in July, who moved on to pursue an opportunity in the private sector. Setting, a seasoned leader with a background in law enforcement,WRDE
Aug 16 2023
DELAWARE – Embattled former Delaware state auditor Kathy McGuiness filing a civil lawsuit against Attorney General Kathy Jennings, as well as other members of the Delaware Department of Justice (Del. DOJ). McGuiness was convicted of official misconduct and conflict of interest in 2022; shortly after her sentencing, McGuiness resigned. This latest lawsuit alleges that the Del. DOJ’s ChiefABC 47 WMDT
Aug 24 2021
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul on Tuesday vowed to foster a “dramatic change in culture” in Albany, a message she delivered a day after her predecessor, Andrew Cuomo, resigned over a sexual harassment scandal.
Hochul, the first female governor in New York’s history, in a video address highlighted her new administration’s top priorities: combating the spread of the Covid-19 delta variant,CNBC
Jun 27 2023
The approval announced Monday effectively clears the lane for an MTA panel to set tolls to enter Manhattan below 60th Street. MTA officials have yet to decide on tolls, but have been eyeing fees from $9 to $23. "Congestion pricing will reduce traffic in our crowded downtown, improve air quality and provide critical resources to the MTA," Gov. Kathy Hochul said in a statement reported by thePatch.com