The Capitol Pressroom

  • August 16, 2019: Endangered Species Act

    The Trump administration is making moves that could impact ecosystems across the country with changes to the Endangered Species Act. Rebecca Riley, Legal Director of the Natural Resou... Aug 16, 2019

  • August 15, 2019: Sen. Neil Breslin

    Even though the New York Legislature is out of session until January, legislators are still writing bills and pushing their causes throughout the state and their home districts. We ca... Aug 15, 2019

  • August 15, 2019: American Wind Week

    This week is the third annual American Wind Week. Anne Reynolds, Executive Director of the Alliance for Clean Energy New York, stopped by to discuss how New York is fairing in the win... Aug 15, 2019

  • August 15, 2019: Methane and Shale Gas Report

    Robert Howarth, David R. Atkinson Professor of Ecology and Environmental Biology in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Cornell University, shared the findings of hi... Aug 15, 2019

  • August 15, 2019: Apportionment issues

    Jeff Wice, Senior Advisor at NY Counts 2020 and Fellow at University at Buffalo School of Law, updated us on the latest attempts by the Trump administration to count only citizens in ... Aug 15, 2019

  • August 14, 2019: Child Victims Act

    Today opens the Child Victims Act’s one year look back window where survivors of childhood sexual abuse can launch civil claims against their abuser. We heard from survivor Rob Levine... Aug 14, 2019