joseph morelle

MMA Legal in NY?
It's been a long time coming; but, mixed martial arts is now one signature away from being legal in New York State.  New York's Assembly put the bill to the floor for a vote on Tuesday evening and it passed by a margin of 113 to 25.  The bill will now be sent on to Governor Andre…
URI Awards Announced
Saying that compelling applications and presentations were made by all regions participating in New York's Upstate Revitalization Initiative (URI) competition, New York's Governor Andrew Cuomo is announcing the three regions that were successful in their bids.
He's Out
After two days of closed door meetings colleagues of New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver say he has until Monday to clean out his office or he will be ousted.