Green New Deal Supporters seek pact on NYS anti-climate change bill By Karen DeWitt • Jun 6, 2019 Karen DeWitt / WXXI News State senators and Assembly members are pushing for action to combat climate change before the legislative session ends later this month. However, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the plan is too ambitious and unrealistic. Listen Listening... / 3:42 WBFO Albany Correspondent Karen Dewitt reports Green Party founder forms exploratory committee for presidential run By Ellen Abbott • Apr 10, 2019 Ellen Abbott / WRVO News Syracuse’s Howie Hawkins could add running for president to his already long electoral résumé, forming an exploratory committee to test the waters for a presidential run. Hawkins brings Green campaign to Buffalo By Mike Desmond • Apr 11, 2014 Mike Desmond/wbfo news Saying he's the candidate of New York's political left, Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins says his party will have a good year because there is discontent against Governor Cuomo.