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New York Senate OKs giving US House Trump state tax return

The New York State Senate floor is pictured in this file photo. In only 12 hours after last week’s Court of Appeals decision, the state Legislature had new, identical bills dealing with child pornography introduced in the Senate and Assembly. AP Images

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York’s Democrat-controlled Senate approved a bill easily Wednesday that would allow three congressional committees to get access to President Donald Trump’s state tax returns, giving Democrats a potential end-run around the administration’s refusal to disclose ...

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Two new Democrats join New York state Senate

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York state Senate has two new members. Democrats Shelley Mayer of Westchester County and Luis Sepulveda of the Bronx were sworn in Monday. Both won special elections last week and both previously served in ...

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New York state State Senate Democrats reunite for first time since 2011 split

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Democrats in the New York state Senate reunited Tuesday for the first time since a 7-year-long schism within the party helped give control of the chamber to Republicans. Former members of the Independent Democratic Conference and ...

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