Governor Cuomo launched a campaign to legalize gestational surrogacy and ban the gay and trans panic defense before the end of session on June 19.
With 11 days left until the end of the session, Governor Cuomo launched a campaign to urge the Legislature to pass the Equal Rights Amendment and other measures to ensure women's eqaulity.
Andrew M. Cuomo
Andrew M. Cuomo, re-elected the 56th Governor of New York State on November 6, 2018, has a lifelong commitment to public service and the proven leadership skills to make government work for the people of the state.
2018 End of Session Report
New York once again stands as a beacon of hope and opportunity for the entire nation. Under the leadership of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, New York continued to invest in the State’s upward economic trajectory, took action to shield New Yorkers from the federal assault on our state, and passed groundbreaking legislation to uphold our progressive values and set an example for the nation.Read the Report
STATE OF THE STATE
Rebuilding and reimagining the State’s capital assets, with investments in roads and bridges, mass transit, affordable housing, State colleges and universities, clean water infrastructure, health care infrastructure and State Parks.
Investment in Education Aid
New York is making the highest ever investment in K-12 education with a 36 percent increase since 2012.
Middle Class Tax Cut
The new rates are delivering an average of $250 in savings this year and, when fully effective, six million New York households will save $700 annually.