Housing advocates renew push for funding

In The Albany Times-Union, Matt Hamilton reports that money remains blocked as impasse between Cuomo, lawmakers continues.

Advocates for the homeless have a message for Gov. Andrew Cuomo — 25,000 messages, to be exact.

Groups seeking the release of funds to construct new housing units statewide will drop off thousands of printed emails at his Capitol offices on Friday. The document drop marks the one-year anniversary of Cuomo's 2016 State of the State address, where he first proposed $20 billion in investments to tackle the state's housing and homelessness needs.