New York Politics

NY Senate Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Bill
It was a big day this Tuesday in Albany for medical marijuana advocates, as the Health Committee approved a bill on a 9-8 vote (with Orange County’s William Larkin being the lone Republican to vote yes) legalizing the prescription of medical marijuana for certain health ailments. Senator Dian…
The Tweet That Landed Jim Coughlan In Hot Water
Dutchess County Comptroller, and NYS Senate candidate, Jim Coughlan is feeling the backlash after a tweet directed at MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry. You can view the tweet HERE Keep your stinking paws off my kid, you damned dirty ape. The tweet was in response to Harris-Perry’s ad about chi…