Betsy Lynam

7:44am

Thu April 12, 2012
Politics and Government

Cuomo vetoes member items

Governor Cuomo has vetoed over half a million dollars of legislative member items, saying he’s following through on a promise to ban the funds, which have been used in the past to finance lawmakers’ pet projects.

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8:03am

Fri December 2, 2011
Politics and Government

Gov. Cuomo considering special session to cut growing budget gap

The gaps in the New York State budget, for the current year and the new fiscal year, are widening.  Governor Cuomo and state lawmakers are considering a number of options, including a special session, and revamping of the state’s tax code a means of generating more money for state coffers.

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