Cuomo signs sweeping climate law — Garner case renews calls for officer’s firing — de Blasio’s PAC for others helped himself

POLITICO - 07-19

Gov. Andrew Cuomo loves to say that New York leads the nation in any number of categories. Well, on climate issues at least, that’s undeniably true after he signed legislation Thursday that is the most ambitious legal mandate for cutting greenhouse gases in the nation, requiring an 85 percent reduction from 1990 levels over the next three decades.