Author: James Gormley, Gazette editor

Senate website wins accolades at national conference, may serve as template for other legislatures
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Senate website wins accolades at national conference, may serve as template for other legislatures

    The New York state Senate was recognized for having the best legislative website in the country by the National Conference of State Legislatures and received the 2016 Online Democracy Award. The Online Democracy Award is given each year to a legislature, legislative chamber, or caucus whose website helps […]

Teachers union announces endorsements for Congress, state Senate and Assembly
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Teachers union announces endorsements for Congress, state Senate and Assembly

Backing by NYSUT includes financial help, phone banking and boots on the ground this fall   New York State United Teachers announced its endorsements for the upcoming congressional and state legislative races, backing candidates who the union says have championed public education, health care and workers’ rights. After two days […]