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Tuesday, February 15

Front page: City Council to vote on charter suit appeal, mandate relief law revealed by committee

Good morning! I hope everyone had a romantic V-Day weekend.

Tonight the city council has a possible appeal of the decision to approve Saratoga Citizen's charter change petition. I hope Sunday's article cleared up some of the questions you've been asking.

In today's headlines; Rep. Chris Gibson voted against extending the PATRIOT Act. [Srtgn]

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's mandate relief committee finds a mandate relief law that is already on the books. [TU]

Senate Democrats are pushing for ethics reform, and criticizing the GOP for not joining in. [TU/CapCon]

Good government group Citizen's Union says a "legislative crimewave" has swept through Albany since 2007. [LoHud]

The New York State United Teachers and New Yorkers for Fiscal Fairness have opened a new Onion-esque news site warning of possible tax cap consequences. [TU/CapCon] Check out WBCC at


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