Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: Today in America, a teacher spent extra time with a student who needed it, and did her part to lift America’s graduation rate to its highest level in more than three decades.Read More »
Empty your pockets and check those drawers. New York State Lottery’s Yolanda Vega and Gretchen Dizer continued their search for “Missing Millionaires” in the New York City area, including one who purchased a winning ticket in the Bronx. Vega and Dizer visited C & C Discount at 221 East 167th Street...Read More »
En una de sus primeras conferencias de prensa, el alcalde Bill de Blasio y un grupo de once sindicatos activos en toda la ciudad y el estado, dirigieron la carga a uno de los ambiciosos objetivos de su campaña: un aumento en los impuestos a los ricos para ayudar a subsidiar el pre-jardín de infantes...
Open to all New York State residents for the best short essay about a favorite poem. After a successful six-year run in Europe, the Poetry Unites contest, inspired by Robert Pinsky's Favorite Poem project, is coming to New York State.Marie Howe, the New York State Poet, and Corinne Evens, a philanthropist, in ...Read More »