Conservative Party of New York State

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2012

    Weed Fans: Senate Republicans To Blame For "Public View" Marijuana Buzz-Kill

    As we reported earlier, a bill that would decriminalize the "public view" loophole in New York's marijuana possession law appears to be dead in the water -- and weed fans are pissed. The Drug Policy Alliance, one of the many groups pushing the bill, is holding Republicans in the Senate responsible f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2012

    Congressman Bob Turner Wants To Be Senator Bob Turner

    ​Queens Congressman Bob Turner -- who replaced disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner after winning a special election in September -- has been in office for what seems like all of 30 seconds...and he's already seeking higher office.Turner announced this afternoon that he'll seek the Republic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2008

    MTA Plan: Corporate Tax, Bridge Tolls, "Automatic" But Lower Fare Hikes

    Former MTA boss Richard Ravitch revealed his commission's plan for saving the MTA today. It calls for the state to take over the city's big bridges, putting tolls on the East River and Harlem River bridges, a third-of-a-percent "mobility" payroll tax on corporations, and biennial, automatic increase ... More >>

  • News

    July 12, 2005

    Grime Pays

    Boy makes bad: a Karl Rove chronological tour, making all local stops

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2005

    Revved Up Over Rove

    Last night Karl Rove gave New York Democrats running for mayor more fuel for their repeated attacks on Michael Bloomberg's Republican ties. Speaking at the New York State Conservative Party annual fete, the president's chief strategist said, "Liberals saw the savagery of the 9/11 attacks and wanted ... More >>

  • News

    May 30, 2000

    Ricky Rich

    Lazio Knows Where to Get the Big Bucks