Gov. Andrew Cuomo will deliver his third State of the State address this afternoon from the Empire State Plaza Convention Center.
Hundreds of anti-fracking activists protested underground at the Empire State Plaza in advance of the speech. Protesters of all ages waved signs demanding the Governor ban fracking in New York. The protesters cheered and crowded around folk singer and activist, Pete Seeger who came to show his support.
The speech is scheduled for 1:30 p.m., when you can watch it live here.
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