Expanding Access to Voter Registration

July 25, 2017

Governor Cuomo announced a series of aggressive executive actions designed to expand voter registration opportunities for NY'ers to help combat low voter participation.

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GOVERNOR

Andrew M. Cuomo

Biography

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.

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Health

New York Health & Wellness

Learn more about Goveror Cuomo's commitment to improving the overall health and wellness of residents across the State.

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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.

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Raise the Age

Raise the Age

With the passage of the FY 2018 State Budget, New York State has ended a decade-long injustice by raising the age of criminal responsibility.

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The State of New York 7/21/17 - "Going Forward Together"

Governor Cuomo and Attorney General Schneiderman announced a lawsuit if the House or Senate health care bill is signed into law, deployed 100 National Guard in Hamburg, signed legislation expanding accidental disability benefits to uniformed workers in NYC, and announced the reconstruction of the LIRR.

STATE OF THE STATE

Progress 2011-2017

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8Million

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.

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$1.1Billion

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.

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$6.6Billion

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.

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