Eligible New Yorkers can apply for home heating assistance (HEAP) to help cover heating costs this winter.
Governor Cuomo launched the Empire State Relief and Recovery Effort for Puerto Rico to provide continued services, goods and funds to help the island recover and rebuild.
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.
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage in NYS, Governor Cuomo established the NYS Council on Women and Girls to recognize and advance women's rights within our State.
We will continue our legacy of protecting the rights and freedoms of immigrants so that they have the opportunity to succeed and contribute to our state's cultural and economic strength.
2017 End of Session Report
By virtually every measure, New York has transformed over the last seven years under the leadership of Governor Cuomo. The 2017 Legislative Session builds on our historic achievements by passing intelligent legislation promoting economic mobility for the middle class.Learn More
STATE OF THE STATE
Private Sector Jobs
We’re putting New Yorkers back to work. Today, New York State boasts a record 8 million private sector jobs - the most in our state's history.
Investment in Education Aid
New York State has invested more in education than at any other time in history and more per pupil than any other state in the nation.
Middle Class Property Tax Savings
New York State’s record of significant tax relief continues with the start of new middle class tax cuts in 2017, marking the lowest tax rate in more than 70 years.