Apr 30, 2015
What makes the book a worthy read is that it traces the development of Cuomo’s rude and ruthless behavior in dealing with people , even loyalists , from his youth in Queens County to the governor’s mansion.
Mar 24, 2015
I’m getting tired of watching Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s propaganda commercials touting New York’s so-called economic renaissance.
Feb 17, 2015
Gov. Cuomo’s State of the State speeches never amount to much. They are merely a hodgepodge of half-baked proposals designed to appeal to groups on all sides of the ideological fence.
Jan 22, 2015
The criticism Cuomo received proves liberals are never happy. One can never spend enough on his agenda to please them. Although Mario Cuomo and I were on opposite sides of the political divide, I like to think we were friends.
Jan 12, 2015
Today there are 325 state authorities and 847 local ones. Collectively they have incurred more than $250 billion in debt, spend $60 billion annually and employ 150,000 people with a payroll totaling $10 billion.
Dec 24, 2014
Here are my picks of the year’s best nonfiction works for the political junkies on your Christmas list.
Dec 5, 2014
Expect plenty of gubernatorial theater in the next four years, but few accomplishments. Cuomo’s second term will resemble many gubernatorial third terms – marking time, and lackluster at best.
Nov 17, 2014
For most New Yorkers, the Metropolitan Transit Authority is an enigma. At best, they see the MTA as a maze of poorly managed transportation agencies that stick them with the tab for fiscal and operational incompetence.