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Waste Watchers Investigates: Double-dipping state lawmakers

Waste Watchers Investigates: Double-dipping state lawmakers


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Lawmaker says taxpayer money wasted on excess medications

Lawmaker says taxpayer money wasted on excess medications


A paycheck and a pension check: Is it double dipping?

Albany property tax abatement mistake

CDTA project creates confusion in Troy

In-Depth: Are public schools paying out for charter students out of district?

It's been an on-going battle between public school districts and the state, and it involves your tax dollars. Public schools have to share their money with charter schools.


The cost of closing a prison

NewsChannel 13 has received a long-awaited response from the Department Of Corrections and Community Supervision. It's regarding taxpayer money spent to pay employees long after the inmates were gone from Mount McGregor State Prison.


LLC loophole allowing businesses to hide their true identities

You've heard of the LLC loophole but we've found a brand new one. Usually the loophole helps campaign donors to get around contribution limits. However, the NewsChannel 13 “Waste Watchers” team has discovered it’s also keeping you from knowing who the state is doing business with and this affects millions of your tax dollars.


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FBI raids Wilton company run by well-known philanthropists

FBI raids Wilton company run by well-known philanthropists

Clifton Park man accused of ax attack on wife

Clifton Park man accused of ax attack on wife

New York makes progress fighting giant weed with toxic sap

New York makes progress fighting giant weed with toxic sap

Democratic Primary for Cohoes Mayor set to begin

Democratic Primary for Cohoes Mayor set to begin

First lady's spokeswoman to be White House press secretary

Stephanie Grisham

Tributes to Michael Jackson flow on 10th death anniversary

Tributes to Michael Jackson flow on 10th death anniversary

Primary Day elections set to start for mayoral races in Troy and Schenectady

Primary Day elections set to start for mayoral races in Troy and Schenectady

Primary Day polling and hotline information

Primary Day polling and hotline information

Democratic Primary for Albany County Comptroller set to begin

Democratic Primary for Albany County Comptroller set to begin

Portion of Route 9 in Latham reopens after a person was struck by a car

Portion of Route 9 in Latham reopens after a person was struck by a car

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