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Lawmakers Grill DEC Commissioner

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DEC Commissioner Joe Martens took a grilling from lawmakers at his appearance before the joint budget hearing in Albany. Hydrofracking was what most lawmakers wanted to get information on. Also, we take a look at a proposal in Gov. Cuomo's Executive Budget that has unions representing police and fire fighters upset. Finally, we look at national headlines made by Assemblyman Steve McLaughlin.

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Video thumbnail: New York NOW Should Cat Declawing Be Illegal?

New York NOW

Should Cat Declawing Be Illegal?

Should cat declawing be illegal? Hear from an Assemblywoman who thinks so.

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Should Cat Declawing Be Illegal?

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New York NOW

A Look Back at the Political Debate Across New York

A look at lulus for the IDC and community forum with Congresswoman Elise Stefanik.

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A Look Back at the Political Debate Across New York

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New York NOW

Ridesharing Comes to New York

Take a deep dive into ridesharing and what it means for New York.

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Ridesharing Comes to New York

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New York NOW

Journalist on Rural America's Support for Trump

Wall Street trader-turned-journalist Chris Arnade on rural Trump supporters.

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Journalist on Rural America's Support for Trump

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Video thumbnail: New York NOW Access to Healthy Foods | Chasing the Dream

New York NOW

Access to Healthy Foods | Chasing the Dream

See how Capital District programs provide access to healthy foods at an early age.

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Access to Healthy Foods | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

Independent Living | Chasing the Dream

The Independent Living Center of the Hudson Valley helps individuals with disabilities.

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Independent Living | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

The Journey to Sustainability | Chasing the Dream

Schenectady Bridges assists people on the journey from poverty to sustainability.

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The Journey to Sustainability | Chasing the Dream

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Video thumbnail: New York NOW Encouraging Healthy Eating | Chasing the Dream

New York NOW

Encouraging Healthy Eating | Chasing the Dream

A look at regional programs that connect low-income families with fresh fruits & veggies.

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Encouraging Healthy Eating | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

Accessible Health Care | Chasing the Dream

College Hometown Pharmacy is helping to remove barriers to healthcare.

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Accessible Health Care | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

Tomeico | Child Care Costs | Chasing the Dream

Tomeico talks about the challenges of affording child care.

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Tomeico | Child Care Costs | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

Training for Young Adults | Chasing the Dream

YouthBuild Schenectady helps young adults transform their lives and communities.

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Training for Young Adults | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

Child Care Costs | Chasing the Dream

Discussion of the challenges of affording child care.

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Child Care Costs | Chasing the Dream

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New York NOW

Town Hall with Congressman John Faso | Promo

Watch live on WMHT_TV, WSKG, Facebook, and wmht.org Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 8pm.

Town Hall with Congressman John Faso | Promo

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