A special session is not resulting in action.
“Stop the farce,” State Senator Ruben Diaz Sr. said while debating whether to debate som other bills. “We are not doing nothing here. Nothing.”
State Senator Carl Kruger proposed the collection of cigarette taxes on Indian reservations.
David Paterson said he will keep legislators in Albany until there’s a deal.
Bill Hammond says the Capitol is filled with so much hot air nowadays that it might take flight and float to South America.
The Post says Carl Kruger’s plan to tax medical insurance will kill jobs.
The State Assembly will consider (and likely pass) the tough version of Leandra’s Law, to crack down on drunk driving.
The News, which has pushed hard for this, wants them to pass it.
Andrew Cuomo would defeat David Paterson in a gubernatorial primary by 59 points.
Joe Bruno’s secretary managed all of his monetary affairs, and stole from him.
And here’s a video clip of the State Senate debating whether to debate bills.