NEW YORK STATE BUDGET

Connections: Discussing the New York State Budget with State Assemblymembers

New York State has passed a budget. Legalized marijuana has garnered the most consistent headlines, but there are many other issues to discuss. Our...
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Thu, 04/15/2021 - 2:59pm
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Connections: Discussing the New York State Budget with State Senators

We continue our conversation about the state budget with State Senators: Samra Brouk (D, WF), District 55 Jeremy Cooney (D, WF) District 56 Edward Rath...
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Thu, 04/15/2021 - 10:25am
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NY lawmakers, governor reach deal on late budget

New York will boost spending by billions over the next year in a bid to revitalize the state's hard-hit economy under a budget deal announced Tuesday by...
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Tue, 04/06/2021 - 1:31pm
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Connections: Reactions to Governor Cuomo's 2021 state budget address

We hear reaction to Governor Cuomo's 2021 state budget address from our guests: Assemblymember Jen Lunsford , District 135 Karen DeWitt , Capitol Bureau...
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Tue, 01/19/2021 - 9:23am
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As state budget crisis looms, Democratic legislators seek alternatives

New York has a problem. And it’s a big problem — a $30 billion problem. That’s how much money the state Division of Budget says will be lost in tax...
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Mon, 09/28/2020 - 5:20am
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Challenging year ahead for city of Rochester's budget

Rochester City Council finance committee chairman Malik Evans said that financial trouble on the state level will make crafting the city’s budget more...
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Mon, 04/27/2020 - 3:24pm
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Connections: Local lawmakers discuss the New York State budget

We're joined by local lawmakers who discuss the New York State budget. The $177 billion budget deal was passed on April 3, with most lawmakers voting...
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Fri, 04/17/2020 - 10:12am
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RCSD Supt. warns of hundreds of layoffs without state aid help

Rochester City School Superintendent Terry Dade is warning about the possibility of more than 800 staff cuts if the district’s request for $35 million...
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Tue, 02/11/2020 - 12:33pm
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Connections: The debate over tax fairness in New York State

Democrats control New York State politics, and with a new budget, they’ve made some strong statements on taxes. In particular, the political left ...
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Tue, 04/02/2019 - 1:32pm
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Connections: An update from the New York State Legislature

You may have heard Governor Cuomo’s State of the State on Tuesday. Representatives from our area were in Albany for the address and the passing of the...
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Fri, 01/18/2019 - 9:50am
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