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  • Governor Cuomo Provides Update on New York’s COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution


    New York’s Health Care Distribution Sites Have Administered 83% of Doses Received from Federal Government Administered an Additional 73,336 Doses Over Prior 24 Hour Period All Vaccines Are By Appointment Only; Appointment Scheduling for Second Dose Occurs Immediately Following First Dose Governor Andrew M. Cuomo on Saturday January 16th, updated New Yorkers on the distribution More »


    Attorney General James Files Lawsuit Against the NYPD for Excessive Use of Force


    Landmark Lawsuit Outlines NYPD’s Use of Brutal Force Against Protesters and Pattern of False Arrests AG James Seeks Systemic Reforms at NYPD, Implementation of External Monitor to Oversee Changes New York – New York Attorney General Letitia James today filed a lawsuit against the New York City Police Department (NYPD) and its leadership to end More »


    John Katko (NY-24) Will Vote to Impeach “To allow the President of the United States to incite this attack without consequence is a direct threat to the future of our democracy”


    Syracuse area Congressman John Katko was the first Republican member of the House of Representatives to openly state that he would vote to impeach President Donald J. Trump. Within a short period of time after Katko’s announcement came the bombshell from Rep. Liz Cheney (R) that she would be voting to impeach. Cheney’s announcement along More »



    Blueprint 15 Awarded $1 Million to Prevent Community Displacement in Partnership with City of Syracuse


    Funding provided by Enterprise Community Partners in Partnership with New York State Attorney General Syracuse — Enterprise Community Partners, Inc. (Enterprise), in partnership with the New York State Attorney General, announced this week that it will begin implementing customized strategies to address community displacement in the City of Syracuse and nine other municipalities and counties More »



    Governor Cuomo Updates New Yorkers on Vaccination Efforts Across New York


    Beginning January 4, All Public Health and Outpatient/Ambulatory Front-Line, High-Risk Health Care Workers, Home Care and Hospice Workers Providing Direct In-Person Patient Care Are Eligible to Receive First Dose of Vaccine New York to Supplement Federal Nursing Home Vaccination Program Plans Underway to Secure Resources to Vaccinate General Public New ‘Am I Eligible App’ To More »


    Governor Cuomo in Remarks to Abyssinian Baptist Church: “I Will Not Take the Vaccine Until the Vaccine is Available for my Group in Black, Hispanic, and Poor Communities around the State”


    Earlier today, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo delivered pre-recorded remarks at Abyssinian Baptist Church in New York City. VIDEO of the Governor’s remarks is available on YouTube here and in TV quality (h.264, mp4) format here. AUDIO of today’s remarks is available here.  A rush transcript of the Governor’s remarks is available below: Thank you, Reverend Dr. Calvin Butts. Thank you for More »


    Kwanzaa 2020: A Celebration of Family, Community and Culture December 26 — January 1


    Annual Founder’s Kwanzaa Message 2020 “Kwanzaa and The well-Being of The World: Living and Uplifting The Seven Principles” Kwanzaa is a pan-African holiday which celebrates family, community and culture created by Dr. Maulana Karenga in 1966.  There is no way to understand and appreciate the meaning and message of Kwanzaa without understanding and appreciating its More »