utilities companies http://wrvo.org en Despite early expectations, budget includes tax increase extensions http://wrvo.org/post/despite-early-expectations-budget-includes-tax-increase-extensions <p>The new state budget that lawmakers are enacting this week contains a tax package that includes both tax breaks and tax increases. The spending plan comes just two months after Gov. Andrew Cuomo&nbsp; said there would not be any new taxes in the budget. Wed, 27 Mar 2013 08:08:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 35329 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo to crack down on utility regulation in State of the State http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-crack-down-utility-regulation-state-state <p>When Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivers his State of the State message on Wednesday, it will include proposals for greater oversight of New York state’s electric utilities. Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:48:56 +0000 Karen DeWitt 31573 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo launches probe of utilities companies http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-launches-probe-utilities-companies <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo is launching a Moreland Act investigation into the state’s utilities companies, which he says he hopes will result in a complete overhaul of New York’s power distribution system. Wed, 14 Nov 2012 09:14:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 29073 at http://wrvo.org