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Teacher Evaluation Legislation Awaits Governor Cuomo's Signature

New York Legislature passes teacher evaluation disclosure bill

New York's Legislature has given final approval to Governor Andrew Cuomo's bill limiting the release of teacher evaluations only to parents, not to the public.

NY's Campaign Finance Rules May Discourage Politicians From Getting to Know Their Constituents

All this week, WFUV's Strike a Chord campaign focuses on electoral engagement.

New York City and New York State have different rules for raising political campaign money as State Senator Jose M. Serrano found out.  Rules at the state level may discourage politicians from getting to know their constituents.

NYS Senator Moves to Ban Unregulated Designer Drugs

Senator seeks to halt sale of drugs online.

Everything can be bought on the internet. Some things are legal, some not so much, and those in flux may err on the wrong side of the law. Such is the case with 16 new hallucinogenic designer drugs available for purchase online.