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Lawmakers raise concerns about Cuomo tax relief

ALBANY — A key state lawmaker said he fears implementation of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposed property tax freeze would be a “nightmare.” State Senate Finance Committee Chairman John DeFrancisco raised the concern to the state’s tax commissioner Monday ...

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State lawmakers pressed to describe outside income

ALBANY — New York’s anti-corruption commission said Tuesday that it will compel lawmakers to provide information they had refused to turn over during a monthlong standoff but stopped short of saying they would subpoena legislators. The commission’s chairmen promised to ...

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State lawmakers face deadline to disclose law clients

ALBANY — New York legislators faced a deadline Friday to respond to a request for detailed information about their outside income, including, for those who practice law, identifying their clients. But lawmakers weren’t expected to turn over a lot of ...

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Effort to reveal pols’ law clients has backing

ALBANY — The unexpected request by New York’s anti-corruption commission that state lawmakers reveal their private law clients is bolstered by the state Bar Association and the practice in 20 other states that already require the disclosure to combat conflicts ...

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