August 09, 2022

Strengthening Housing Affordability

Governor Hochul signed new legislation expanding tax relief for homeowners, particularly those 60 and over, to help New Yorkers through the nationwide affordability crisis.

2022

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"NEW ERA FOR NEW YORK"

2022 State of the State Address

In her 2022 State of the State Address, Governor Hochul announced a bold, ambitious agenda focused on coming back from the COVID crisis and unlocking a whole New Era for New York.

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Kathy Hochul

Biography

Kathy Hochul is the 57th and first female Governor of New York State.

Governor Kathy Hochul began her career in public service on her local Town Board before serving as Erie County Clerk, and then as a member of Congress for New York’s 26th Congressional District. She more recently served in statewide office as Lieutenant Governor and now as the first female Governor of the State of New York.