Preventing Discrimination Based on Gender Identity

August 16, 2017

New, decisive action will ensure that transgender or gender nonconforming individuals will not be discriminated against by health insurers.

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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.

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 8/11/17 - "Turning Dreams Into Reality"

Governor Cuomo attended the groundbreaking at LaGuardia Airport for Delta's new facilities, called for immediate action on a funding plan to modernize NYC's subway system, and attended the ILoveNY 355 NASCAR race at the recently updated Watkins Glens track.

STATE OF THE STATE

Progress 2011-2017

Jobs

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.

Education

$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.

Taxes

$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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