May 18, 2022

Combating Hate & Preventing Gun Violence

Governor Hochul proposes a comprehensive package to fight the rise in domestic terrorism, strengthen State gun laws and crack down on social media platforms amplifying hate online.


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


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.