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New York State continues to harass the fossil-fuel industry with litigation. (Photo: zodebala/iStock) Read More.
President Trump—a lifelong New Yorker—will change his permanent residence to Florida (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Read More.
New York’s richest giveaway is the annual $420 million state subsidy to the film and television industries. (Photo: wdstock/iStock) Read More.
Recent news from the Garden State shows poor indicators for its fiscal health. (Photo: DenisTangneyJr/iStock) Read More.
After Congress limited the deductibility of state and local taxes, New York and other affected states sued to block the new rules. (Photo: P_Wei/iStock) Read More.
NYC comptroller Scott Stringer has issued a report about the rising rates of commercial vacancy in neighborhoods across the city. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Read More.
Before he ended his campaign for president, Mayor de Blasio announced his support for a “robot tax.” Photo: Traimak_Ivan/iStock Read More.
Mayor de Blasio entered office on a platform of reducing income inequality in NYC. (Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images) Read More.
News that a beloved pizza parlor in Brooklyn had been seized by the state for nonpayment of taxes surprised many aficionados of the Midwood eatery, including Mayor de Blasio. Read More.
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