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The River Reporter
Controversial power project investigatedto build a pipeline to the CPV plant. The New York Daily News reported on Apri
Controversial power project investigated
The River Reporter / Posted 45 minutes ago
to build a pipeline to the CPV plant. The New York Daily News reported on April 29 that because of the investigation, the Cuomo administration has cut off all contact with CPV. According to multiple news stories, the investigation is looking into... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cuomo defends Buffalo Billion program, longtime adviserre-election team. Both companies paying Percoco do business with the state in
Cuomo defends Buffalo Billion program, longtime adviser
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
re-election team. Both companies paying Percoco do business with the state in various programs administered by the Cuomo administration. Both are major Cuomo donors. Albany-based CHA did civil engineering work on the SolarCity project at... Read more
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The Buffalo News
top Cuomo aide received payments from firms in Buffalo Billion probeon the governor’s re-election campaign. Both companies do business with the st
top Cuomo aide received payments from firms in Buffalo Billion probe
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
on the governor’s re-election campaign. Both companies do business with the state in various programs administered by the Cuomo administration. Albany-based CHA did civil engineering work on the SolarCity project at RiverBend in Buffalo, as well... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cuomo defends Buffalo Billion program, longtime advisorre-election team. Both companies paying Percoco do business with the state in
Cuomo defends Buffalo Billion program, longtime advisor
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
re-election team. Both companies paying Percoco do business with the state in various programs administered by the Cuomo administration. Both are major Cuomo donors. Albany-based CHA did civil engineering work on the SolarCity project at... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Investigation into 'Buffalo Billion' gets closer to governorhow some of the Buffalo Billion contracts were awarded and if improper payments
Investigation into 'Buffalo Billion' gets closer to governor
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted yesterday
how some of the Buffalo Billion contracts were awarded and if improper payments were made from developers to members of the Cuomo administration. This past Friday the feds issued subpoenas to the governor’s office. In turn, the governor launched... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton
Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Saylobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections
Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Say
The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton / Posted yesterday
lobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections between Percoco and those companies. The Cuomo administration has hired Bart Schwartz, a former federal prosecutor, to look into the allegations. The in-house lawyer... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Bronxville
Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Saylobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections
Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Say
The Daily Voice - Bronxville / Posted yesterday
lobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections between Percoco and those companies. The Cuomo administration has hired Bart Schwartz, a former federal prosecutor, to look into the allegations. The in-house lawyer... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Bedford
Ex-Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Saylobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections
Ex-Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Say
The Daily Voice - Bedford / Posted yesterday
lobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections between Percoco and those companies. The Cuomo administration has hired Bart Schwartz, a former federal prosecutor, to look into the allegations. The in-house lawyer... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Chappaqua
Ex-Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Saylobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections
Ex-Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Say
The Daily Voice - Chappaqua / Posted 2 days ago
lobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections between Percoco and those companies. The Cuomo administration has hired Bart Schwartz, a former federal prosecutor, to look into the allegations. The in-house lawyer... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge
Ex-Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Saylobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections
Ex-Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Say
The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge / Posted 2 days ago
lobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections between Percoco and those companies. The Cuomo administration has hired Bart Schwartz, a former federal prosecutor, to look into the allegations. The in-house lawyer... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Armonk
Ex-Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Saylobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections
Ex-Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Say
The Daily Voice - Armonk / Posted 2 days ago
lobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections between Percoco and those companies. The Cuomo administration has hired Bart Schwartz, a former federal prosecutor, to look into the allegations. The in-house lawyer... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Briarcliff
Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Saylobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections
Cuomo Campaign Aide May Have Pocketed Thousands, Reports Say
The Daily Voice - Briarcliff / Posted 2 days ago
lobbyist, is being investigated for his alleged role in making the connections between Percoco and those companies. The Cuomo administration has hired Bart Schwartz, a former federal prosecutor, to look into the allegations. The in-house lawyer... Read more
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The Buffalo News
top Cuomo aide received payments from firms in Buffalo Billion probeon the governor’s re-election campaign. Both companies do business with the st
top Cuomo aide received payments from firms in Buffalo Billion probe
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
on the governor’s re-election campaign. Both companies do business with the state in various programs administered by the Cuomo administration. Albany-based CHA did civil engineering work on the SolarCity project at RiverBend in Buffalo, as well... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Major engineering firm cooperating with Buffalo Billion probemajor contractor with the state for years, and has done work on a number of SUN
Major engineering firm cooperating with Buffalo Billion probe
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
major contractor with the state for years, and has done work on a number of SUNY Polytechnic projects in upstate during the Cuomo administration. CHA, and its predecessor company, also have been major campaign contributors to state and local... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Opponents of Pilgrim Pipelines protest along Thruwaycrude oil from Pennsylvania and return refined product, along the Thruway corri
Opponents of Pilgrim Pipelines protest along Thruway
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 2 days ago
crude oil from Pennsylvania and return refined product, along the Thruway corridor. The opposing groups are baffled by the Cuomo administration and New York State DEC halting the Constitution Pipeline project due to water quality risks, but have... Read more
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New York Post
Investigation of confidant could be a career-killer for Cuomoas Bharara’s probe of Percoco became public, stunned many close to Cuomo becaus
Investigation of confidant could be a career-killer for Cuomo
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
as Bharara’s probe of Percoco became public, stunned many close to Cuomo because it appeared that the governor was, as a Cuomo administration source put it, “just throwing Joe under the bus, which seemed incredible to everyone and suggested how... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Timeline of Buffalo Billion and federal investigationexperience and capacity” to build a facility that state will own and lease to h
Timeline of Buffalo Billion and federal investigation
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
experience and capacity” to build a facility that state will own and lease to high-tech manufacturer. • November 2013: Cuomo administration commits $225 million – as part of the Buffalo Billion – to build clean energy manufacturing facility at... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Federal inquiry into Cuomo project focusing on former aidewith the matter told the New York Times. The company worked on one of the main
Federal inquiry into Cuomo project focusing on former aide
Staten Island Advance / Posted 4 days ago
with the matter told the New York Times. The company worked on one of the main projects, a solar-panel factory for SolarCity, a person familiar with the development program told the newspaper. Percoco left the Cuomo administration earlier this y... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Prosecutors eye Cuomo's upstate economic development programof lobbyists and former state employees. The Buffalo Billion centerpiece is a
Prosecutors eye Cuomo's upstate economic development program
Lake Placid News / Posted 4 days ago
of lobbyists and former state employees. The Buffalo Billion centerpiece is a $750 million factory the state is building for SolarCity. The New York Daily News reported details of the probe Friday shortly before the Cuomo administration state... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Prosecutors eye Cuomo’s upstate developmentfor SolarCity. Another program, known as Nano, seeks to attract high-tech nanot
Prosecutors eye Cuomo’s upstate development
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
for SolarCity. Another program, known as Nano, seeks to attract high-tech nanotechnology jobs to upstate New York. A Cuomo administration official confirmed Friday the administration has received a federal subpoena for documents related to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cuomo’s office gets subpoena in probe of Buffalo Billionused by Empire State Development Corp. and SUNY Polytechnic for other upstate e
Cuomo’s office gets subpoena in probe of Buffalo Billion
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
used by Empire State Development Corp. and SUNY Polytechnic for other upstate economic development projects during the Cuomo administration. A source with knowledge of the investigation said Cuomo’s office received the Bharara subpoena on... Read more
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New York Post
Bharara subpoenas Cuomo crony in ‘Buffalo Billion’ probeenergy Company Competitive Power Ventures and lobbyist Todd Howe, and SUNY high
Bharara subpoenas Cuomo crony in ‘Buffalo Billion’ probe
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
energy Company Competitive Power Ventures and lobbyist Todd Howe, and SUNY high tech official Alain Kaloyeros. A Cuomo administration source said state employees are now barred from dealing with Howe and CPV. The Post reported last... Read more
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NBC New York
Prosecutors Eye Cuomo's Upstate Economic Development Programany meetings with lobbyist Todd Howe and energy firm Competitive Power Ventures
Prosecutors Eye Cuomo's Upstate Economic Development Program
NBC New York / Posted 4 days ago
any meetings with lobbyist Todd Howe and energy firm Competitive Power Ventures Company, according to a source in the Cuomo administration. The Buffalo Billion centerpiece is a $750 million factory the state is building for SolarCity. The... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Prosecutors eye Cuomo's upstate economic development programof lobbyists and former state employees. The Buffalo Billion centerpiece is a
Prosecutors eye Cuomo's upstate economic development program
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 4 days ago
of lobbyists and former state employees. The Buffalo Billion centerpiece is a $750 million factory the state is building for SolarCity. The New York Daily News reported details of the probe Friday shortly before the Cuomo administration state... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Prosecutors eye Cuomo's upstate economic development programthe state is building for SolarCity. The New York Daily News reported details
Prosecutors eye Cuomo's upstate economic development program
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
the state is building for SolarCity. The New York Daily News reported details of the probe Friday shortly before the Cuomo administration statement. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
SENECA GAS STORAGE: Pipeline rejection bodes ill for lake projectcreated from the salt mining. (Photo: SIMON WHEELER / Staff Photo) Nearly a ye
SENECA GAS STORAGE: Pipeline rejection bodes ill for lake project
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
created from the salt mining. (Photo: SIMON WHEELER / Staff Photo) Nearly a year after a decision was expected, the Cuomo administration is remaining silent on the fate of a controversial plan to warehouse propane and natural gas in salt... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Constitution Pipeline investors vow legal fightan Ithaca-based organizer who helped lead anti-fracking activists who called in
Constitution Pipeline investors vow legal fight
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
an Ithaca-based organizer who helped lead anti-fracking activists who called in and emailed their pipeline concerns to the Cuomo administration, said his goal is to stop any and all expansion of fossil fuels in New York. "New York now has... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Core issues: NY considers aid for struggling nuclear plants1975, employs more than 600 people and produces 838 megawatts of electricity, e
Core issues: NY considers aid for struggling nuclear plants
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
1975, employs more than 600 people and produces 838 megawatts of electricity, enough to power more than 800,000 homes. The Cuomo administration is crafting an expedited financial support plan that could potentially help FitzPatrick. Entergy... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Northwell Health takes steps to bail out ailing Brooklyn hospitalssystem to manage a network formed by Brooklyn’s financially challenged hospital
Northwell Health takes steps to bail out ailing Brooklyn hospitals
Crain's New York Business / Posted 13 days ago
system to manage a network formed by Brooklyn’s financially challenged hospitals. As Crain’sreported last month, the Cuomo administration has spent months in discussions with big hospital networks that had the resources to manage those... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Brooklyn's ailing hospitals turn to Northwell Health for a curesystem to manage a network formed by Brooklyn’s financially challenged hospital
Brooklyn's ailing hospitals turn to Northwell Health for a cure
Crain's New York Business / Posted 13 days ago
system to manage a network formed by Brooklyn’s financially challenged hospitals. As Crain’sreported last month, the Cuomo administration has spent months in discussions with big hospital networks that had the resources to manage those... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Worst biz plan ever | Wall Street's nightmare election | Biodiesel blowback | Plastic-bag billin its entire first year of operation. And things got worse from there, despite
Worst biz plan ever | Wall Street's nightmare election | Biodiesel blowback | Plastic-bag bill
Crain's New York Business / Posted 16 days ago
in its entire first year of operation. And things got worse from there, despite frantic efforts to save it—but not by the Cuomo administration, whose regulators presided over the entire fiasco. Freelancers Union leaders, who hatched Health... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The short and chaotic life of an Obamacare darlingsigned contracts to treat Health Republic members because they assumed the insu
The short and chaotic life of an Obamacare darling
Crain's New York Business / Posted 17 days ago
signed contracts to treat Health Republic members because they assumed the insurer had been fully vetted by the state. The Cuomo administration had even issued press releases in 2014 and 2015 crediting DFS’ oversight as evidence of the state’s role... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Excelsior tax-credit program extended through 2026month. It authorizes allocating tax credits that remain unawarded at the end of
Excelsior tax-credit program extended through 2026
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
month. It authorizes allocating tax credits that remain unawarded at the end of 2024 over the following two years. The Cuomo administration originally proposed a five-year extension for the economic-development program. Empire State... Read more
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Island Packet
New York extends tax credits program for jobs for 2 yearsmonth. It authorizes allocating tax credits that remain unawarded at the end of
New York extends tax credits program for jobs for 2 years
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
month. It authorizes allocating tax credits that remain unawarded at the end of 2024 over the following two years. The Cuomo administration originally proposed a five-year extension for the economic-development program. Empire State... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New York extends tax credits program for jobs for 2 yearsmonth. It authorizes allocating tax credits that remain unawarded at the end of
New York extends tax credits program for jobs for 2 years
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 19 days ago
month. It authorizes allocating tax credits that remain unawarded at the end of 2024 over the following two years. The Cuomo administration originally proposed a five-year extension for the economic-development program. Empire State... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Corrections vs. union over brutalityand all resources necessary.” Asked whether brutality was a problem, Powers re
Corrections vs. union over brutality
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 days ago
and all resources necessary.” Asked whether brutality was a problem, Powers replied, “What are you talking about?” The Cuomo administration appears to believe there is a problem, hiring additional investigators, bringing the number to about 150... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
New York budget has $100M for downtown contestValley; the Finger Lakes, including the Rochester area; and the Southern Tier.
New York budget has $100M for downtown contest
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
Valley; the Finger Lakes, including the Rochester area; and the Southern Tier. Cesar Perales, secretary of state under the Cuomo administration, has been chosen by the governor to serve as chairman of the downtown initiative. “I look forward to... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
NY budget includes $100M downtown competitionValley; the Finger Lakes, including the Rochester area; and the Southern Tier.
NY budget includes $100M downtown competition
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 25 days ago
Valley; the Finger Lakes, including the Rochester area; and the Southern Tier. Cesar Perales, secretary of state under the Cuomo administration, has been by the governor chosen to serve as chairman of the downtown initiative. “I look forward to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Fast-food workers on faster rising wage scalebe making 20 percent more – the equivalent of $2.50 an hour more. The differen
Fast-food workers on faster rising wage scale
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
be making 20 percent more – the equivalent of $2.50 an hour more. The difference stems from the multipronged approach the Cuomo administration took to push through a higher minimum wage. Rather than working with the Legislature on what likely... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Cuomo administration, union reach 1-year agreementALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The Cuomo administration and a union representing 53,000 st
Cuomo administration, union reach 1-year agreement
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 25 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The Cuomo administration and a union representing 53,000 state workers say they've reached a retroactive one-year contract agreement. It includes a 2 percent salary increase retroactive to April 1, 2015, for members of the Public... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Cuomo official: 421-a is dead, but replacement is inevitablean accord, but announced the day before the deadline that talks had broken down
Cuomo official: 421-a is dead, but replacement is inevitable
Crain's New York Business / Posted 29 days ago
an accord, but announced the day before the deadline that talks had broken down. On Tuesday, Mulrow indicated that the Cuomo administration was still waiting on them to come up with a solution, and that pressure to do so will build as the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
STAR rebate to undergo major changefollowing year. The move is expected to save the state about $180 million a ye
STAR rebate to undergo major change
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 30 days ago
following year. The move is expected to save the state about $180 million a year when fully implemented in 2018, and the Cuomo administration has argued that the plan would better streamline the process of getting the STAR rebates. The program... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
New homeowners in New York will receive a rebate check for a portion of their school-property taxesfollowing year. The move is expected to save the state about $180 million a ye
New homeowners in New York will receive a rebate check for a portion of their school-property taxes
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
following year. The move is expected to save the state about $180 million a year when fully implemented in 2018, and the Cuomo administration has argued that the plan would better streamline the process of getting the STAR rebates. The program... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Pipeline opponents plan rally; want NY to deny permitof a 124-mile natural gas pipeline from Pennsylvania to eastern New York. Oppo
Pipeline opponents plan rally; want NY to deny permit
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 30 days ago
of a 124-mile natural gas pipeline from Pennsylvania to eastern New York. Opponents of the Constitution Pipeline want the Cuomo administration to deny a water quality permit for the project. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approval of the... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Senate Passes Budget After All-NighterFamily LeaveNew York workers will become eligible for paid family leave in 2018
Senate Passes Budget After All-Nighter
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted a month ago
Family LeaveNew York workers will become eligible for paid family leave in 2018 under the budget agreement between the Cuomo administration and legislative leaders. Alphonso David, counsel to Gov. Andrew Cuomo, said the 12 weeks of leave to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
State’s tax cut ‘better than nothing,’ but it won’t go fara recession,” Ogorek said. “Beware of any politician who offers tax cuts withou
State’s tax cut ‘better than nothing,’ but it won’t go far
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
a recession,” Ogorek said. “Beware of any politician who offers tax cuts without any commensurate spending cuts.” The Cuomo administration is more confident. The Governor’s Office says the tax cuts will help 4.4 million filers when they kick... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Budget sets fund to address insurer's failurethe state. Another bump would follow a year later, reaching $13 for larger cit
Budget sets fund to address insurer's failure
Lake Placid News / Posted 1 months ago
the state. Another bump would follow a year later, reaching $13 for larger city employers, then $15 on Dec. 31, 2017. The Cuomo administration originally proposed the first increase on July 1. The spending plan also directs state budget and... Read more
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