New York Governor Strikes Deals on Redistricting, Casinos, Pensions

In 2011, Gov. Andrew Cuomo tamed an unruly Legislature and won an improbable string of victories. But this year, after a marathon session of horse-trading and arm-twisting, he reached a complex agreement with lawmakers over pensions, casinos, redistricting and other issues, reflecting the more typical rhythms of how business is done in the capital.
March 16, 2012

In 2011, Gov. Andrew Cuomo tamed an unruly Legislature and won an improbable string of victories.  But this year, after a marathon session of horse-trading and arm-twisting, he reached a complex agreement with lawmakers over pensions, casinos, redistricting and other issues, reflecting the more typical rhythms of how business is done in the capital.

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