Some popular former governors of New York state include Martin Van Buren, Grover Cleveland, Theodore Roosevelt, and Franklin Roosevelt. All four men won the U.S. presidental election after serving as governor. More » Government & Politics Politics

Incumbent Governor Andrew Cuomo won the New York governors' race in 2014, beating out candidate Rob Astorino. This win elected Governor Cuomo to his second term as New York Governor, and he received over 50 percent of th... More » Government & Politics Politics Elections

New York State Troopers operate under the Superintendent of State Police, who is appointed by the governor, according to Wikipedia. To improve service delivery, the policing organization is divided into the Uniform Speci... More » Government & Politics Law Enforcement

The purpose of the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance is to oversee the collection of taxes used for state services and programs. The department also oversees the New York state treasury, which receives an... More » Government & Politics Politics

New York state is 54,475 square miles and is the 27th-largest state in the United States. As of 2013, it had a population of over 19 million people, making it the third most populous state. More » Geography United States The Northeast

You can find Catholic high schools in New York state by visiting the websites of the Catholic dioceses within the state. The Archdiocese of New York, as well as the Dioceses of Albany, Buffalo, Rochester and Syracuse, pr... More » Education K-12

Some well-known New York City mayors include Jimmy Walker, Fiorello LaGuardia, Abe Beame and Rudy Giuliani. These men are associated with particular decades and pivotal moments in the city's history. More » Government & Politics Politics