Mayor Unveils Rochester City Budget

Rochester Mayor Robert Duffy presented his 2010-2011 budget proposal Friday announcing some cuts in services and a planned use of some of the city's reserve fund.


Governor & Legislature Fail to Extend Economic Development Program

The economic development program known as Power for Jobs has expired now that Governor Paterson and the legislature have failed to agree on an extension.


One on One with Sheldon Silver

WXXI Capitol Bureau Correspondent Karen DeWitt interviews NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver on New York NOW.

A New Way to Deal with Personal Debt

Fri, 05/14/2010 - 8:30pm - 9:00pm

Dr. Robert Manning, founder of the Responsible Debt Relief Institute on University Avenue, talks about a novel new way to help the growing number of Americans facing bankruptcy -- and their creditors.  He also talks about his upcoming book about Wal-Mart's entry into the financial services sector.


President Obama Delivers Upbeat Message in Buffalo Speech

President Barack Obama toured Industrial Support in Buffalo and spoke to employees and invited guests about the economy.


President Obama Meets with Flight 3407 Families During Visit

President Barack Obama's brief three hour visit to western New York included a discussion about airline safety with the families of victims of the crash that killed dozens outside Buffalo last year.


Legal Ruling Puts State Furlough Plan on Hold

A New York Judge has issued a temporary restraining order against Governor David Paterson's plan to furlough state workers beginning next week.


Rochester City Budget Coming Friday, Cuts Expected


Rochester Mayor Robert Duffy says people can expect more cuts in the city's budget this year, due to be released on Friday.


Governor Paterson One-on-One on State Finances

WXXI Capitol Bureau Correspondent Karen DeWitt interviewed NY Governor David Paterson about the dire financial situation in the state.


One Step Closer to Mayoral Control

Mayor Robert Duffy called the draft legislation given to Governor Paterson a starting point for State Legislature deliberation.

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