Too many New Yorkers are tired of saying goodbye to family and friends who can no longer afford to call this state home. The high taxes, excessive regulations, and corruption in state government are causing more people to flee New York faster than any other.

New Yorkers deserve better and home is worth fighting for. That's why New York State Exposed exists.

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NYS Exposed: Taxes, fees and surcharges in the state budget

Assembly and Senate pass pension reform bill

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NYS Exposed: If approved, who will foot the bill for cancer coverage for volunteer firefighters?

Monday night, we asked why volunteer firefighters don't get the same cancer coverage as full-time firefighters in New York state?...

NYS Exposed: Why doesn't NY offer the same protections to volunteer firefighters as full-time

Volunteer firefighters, who risk their lives to keep us safe, get protected from all kinds of hazards except cancer...

NYS Exposed: Many homeowners still waiting for homeowner rebates

Local homeowners are receiving checks in the mail from New York State...

NYS Exposed: State Attempting to Rein in Energy Marketers

If you buy electric or gas from an energy service company (ESCO), you’ve likely been overpaying....

NYS Exposed: Taxi drivers say Uber drivers should be fingerprinted, held to same standards

Taxi drivers say, if Uber and other ride-sharing apps are approved in upstate, those drivers should be held to the same standards as cab drivers -- including fingerprinting, background checks and other regulations...


NYS Exposed: Assembly buys new printer for mailers

Remember those flashy mailers state lawmakers were sending out on your dime to remind us of all the hard work they were doing in Albany? Well, the New York State Assembly just spent nearly a million of your tax dollars on a new, fancy printer to make even more of them...

NYS Exposed: Gov. Cuomo says vetoed charity raffle bill was 'unconstitutional'

It's been a one-two punch for a lot of local non-profits and charities including the volunteer fire department in Stafford, Genesee County...

NYS Exposed: Lawmakers could still get pay raise

We've been tracking a possible pay raise for state lawmakers for month...

NYS Exposed: Why isn't Uber available in Upstate?

Ride sharing companies like Uber and Lyft are re-launching campaigns to pressure lawmakers to allow their services in upstate New York....

NYS Exposed: Lawmaker pay raise commission can't agree on number

Thursday, we expected to be able to tell you what pay raise your state lawmakers would be getting...

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NYS Exposed: 1 in 4 Assembly members get extra pay for leadership positions

NYS Exposed: ROC airport getting $43M for upgrades courtesy of taxpayers

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NYS Exposed: Why did the state change the STAR Program?

NYS Exposed: New furniture for the State Senate

NYS Exposed: Unlegislated energy cost increase

Assembly speaker on lawmaker raise: Pay raise should match inflation

NYS Exposed: Security changes at Ginna Nuclear Power Plant

NYS Exposed: $2 million Medicaid payments made to dead people -- again

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