Innovation Trail http://innovationtrail.org en Cuomo's opponents up the ante in Moreland Commission criticisms http://innovationtrail.org/post/cuomos-opponents-ante-moreland-commission-criticisms <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo’s opponents in the November races are stepping up accusations over the ethics commission scandal, and citing sections of state law that they say might have been broken by the governor’s aides.</p><p>Lieutenant Governor candidate Tim Wu, who along with Zephyr Teachout is challenging Cuomo and Kathy Hochul in the state Democratic primary, teaches New York State criminal law at Columbia University.</p> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:23:47 +0000 Karen DeWitt 3534 at http://innovationtrail.org Cuomo's GOP challenger gains from ethics commission controversy http://innovationtrail.org/post/cuomos-gop-challenger-gains-ethics-commission-controversy <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wrvo/audio/2014/07/KD-Astorino0730.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The little known and underfunded Republican challenger for New York governor has been getting a boost from incumbent </span>Gov<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Andrew Cuomo’s troubles over alleged interference in an ethics panel. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:12:04 +0000 Karen DeWitt 3533 at http://innovationtrail.org Cuomo's GOP challenger gains from ethics commission controversy Astorino likens Cuomo to mob boss over Moreland Commission http://innovationtrail.org/post/astorino-likens-cuomo-mob-boss-over-moreland-commission <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wrvo/audio/2014/07/RD_0728.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>Rob Astorino&#160;is working to keep heat on Gov. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:41:51 +0000 Ryan Delaney 3532 at http://innovationtrail.org Astorino likens Cuomo to mob boss over Moreland Commission Cuomo offers first comments on Ethics Commission controversy http://innovationtrail.org/post/cuomo-offers-first-comments-ethics-commission-controversy <p></p><p>Governor Cuomo, in his first public appearance since a potentially damaging news about his staff’s tampering with an ethics probe, tried to change the subject by talking about economic development.&nbsp; But the story continues to dog the governor.</p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:19:50 +0000 Karen DeWitt 3531 at http://innovationtrail.org Cuomo offers first comments on Ethics Commission controversy Capital region takes on zombie properties: New York NOW http://innovationtrail.org/post/capital-region-takes-zombie-properties-new-york-now <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="315" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" scrolling="no" seamless="" src="http://video.wmht.org/viralplayer/2365296758" width="455"></iframe></p><p>Zombie Properties Story begins at 10:40</p><p>Dealing with abandoned or zombie properties is a challenge for any municipality. The owner falls into foreclosure, leaving the city to manage the structure and its impact on the community.</p><p>Four cities in the Capital Region are hoping the Center for Technology in Government can help them fight urban decay.</p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:40:34 +0000 Jenna Flanagan 3530 at http://innovationtrail.org