NYS Budget http://wrvo.org en Library funding is focus of Library Advocacy Day http://wrvo.org/post/library-funding-focus-library-advocacy-day <p>The library lobby is heading to Albany today to ask lawmakers to restore funding that has been lost for five years now.<br> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 14:59:27 +0000 Ellen Abbott 34269 at http://wrvo.org State Lawmakers hopeful for budget agreement by week's end http://wrvo.org/post/state-lawmakers-hopeful-budget-agreement-weeks-end <p>New York lawmakers are very optimistic about getting a budget done on time again this year. They say 99% of the state&rsquo;s spending plan has been closed down, and they will pass bills before the end of the week. &nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 27 Mar 2012 11:24:40 +0000 Karen DeWitt 16631 at http://wrvo.org