New York the first state in the nation to enact a $15 minimum wage for all workers - directly benefitting about a quarter of NY's total workforce.
Exploitation has no place in New York. Ensure the rights of nail salon workers by knowing the five things to ask when entering nail salons.
Governor Cuomo's paid family leave policy secures New Yorkers' jobs & earnings during new & unexpected life events, helping working families care for a newborn or seriously ill relative.
Andrew M. Cuomo
Andrew M. Cuomo, re-elected the 56th Governor of New York State on November 4, 2014, has a lifelong commitment to public service and the proven leadership skills to make government work for the people of the state.
Governor Cuomo Launches Aggressive Public Awareness Campaign to Educate New Yorkers on Dangers of the Zika Virus
Governor Cuomo announces the launch of an aggressive public awareness campaign to educate New Yorkers on the dangers of the Zika Virus.
End of Year Report 2015DECEMBER 31, 2015 | 17:00:00 EST
New York is the State of Opportunity and the progressive capital of the nation, and working together over the past five years we’ve shown people why.Learn More
Governor Cuomo announces the comprehensive redesign of LaGuardia Airport has taken a major step forward, with a crucial approval vote by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
STATE OF THE STATE
MTA Capital Project
We’re investing in thousands of new, high-tech subway cars and buses on the roads and rails, building new stations in the Bronx, and making tunnels and stations more resilient in the face of extreme weather.
Environmental Protection Fund
The initiative will bolster NY’s legacy of environmental protection, allocating the highest amount ever to the fund to make our communities cleaner and greener.
Upstate Infrastructure Investment
We’re upgrading critical roads, bridges and other vital transportation infrastructure throughout the state, especially in Upstate NY.