Morning Newswatch

At the nexus of money & politics
At the nexus of money & politics

NYPIRG Research Coordinator Bill Mahoney explains what’s behind the wealth of state legislators and how that may play a role in the outcome of the Moreland Commission report.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Reed calls for lower prices at the pump

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Prices at the pump are already low, but the Congressman says they could be lower.

in Sports

Deflategate decision expected by Friday

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Judge Richard Berman will soon issue his ruling on whether New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady must serve a four-game suspension.

in National

Nearly a quarter of Americans call their jobs ‘meaningless’

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A new poll shows 24 percent of Americans say their jobs do not make a meaningful contribution to the world.

in Local

State may throw closing power plants a lifeline

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The Huntley and Dunkirk plants near Buffalo will be closing soon.

in National

Clerk in gay marriage fight once unlikely to wage moral war

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At 44-years-old, Kim Davis has been divorced three times and had two children out of wedlock.