Gov. Cuomo Vetos Bill Curtailing School Districts’ Borrowing for Short-Term Expenditures

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The governor has rejected legislation that would undermine the intent of New York’s newly enacted property tax cap by allowing school districts to issue 15-year bonds to cover a portion of their rising teacher pension costs. The press release issued stated the following: Governor Andrew M. Cuomo yesterday vetoed a bill that would have allowed school districts to issue new …

eHeziGov. Cuomo Vetos Bill Curtailing School Districts’ Borrowing for Short-Term Expenditures

Westchester GOP Legislators Release Minority Report to 2011 County Budget Process

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Support Budget with Reservations and Ready to Vote to Sustain Vetoes to Improve Budget    White Plains, NY — The Republican members of the Westchester County Board of Legislators issued a report on 2011 County Budget announcing support for the 2% property tax reduction, while citing reservations about the flawed and rushed budget process, and that they are prepared to …

eHeziWestchester GOP Legislators Release Minority Report to 2011 County Budget Process

Klein, Stewart-Cousins, Pretlow and Spano to Legislative Leaders: We Must Reconvene and Take Action

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Yonkers, NY, July 11, 2010 — This has been a very difficult budget year, as anticipated, but we have taken necessary actions to significantly reduce spending, while making sure the residents of the City of Yonkers continue to receive the vital quality of life services they depend on and deserve. Several weeks ago, we provided an additional $21 million in …

eHeziKlein, Stewart-Cousins, Pretlow and Spano to Legislative Leaders: We Must Reconvene and Take Action

Assembly Completes Budget BY MIKE SPANO

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 “I want to emphasize that while I am pleased with the municipal aid we were able to secure to help the city manage its budget, I am extremely disappointed with the late process by which this budget was put together and feel that some of the items included will negatively impact our families and our businesses. For that reason, I …

eHeziAssembly Completes Budget BY MIKE SPANO