New York Budget Is Late Again, While Education Demands Loom Ahead
- Welfare cuts threaten local economies, tax base. Connors, Cathy // New York Amsterdam News;5/25/96, Vol. 87 Issue 21, p4
Reports on the protest march against New York governor George Pataki's severance of the state's welfare budget. Ripple effects of the budget cuts; Statement on the issue released by the Community Food Resource Center; Prominent people who participated in the protest.
- Full state aid to higher education must be restored! // New York Amsterdam News;3/18/95, Vol. 86 Issue 11, p12
Editorial. Comments on New York State Governor George Pataki's proposed budget cuts. Impact of the reduction on public welfare; Replacement of state aid with tuition revenue; Significance of the Tuition Assistance Program (TAP).
- N.Y. leaders mull placing bond act in voters' hands. Roy, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;07/29/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30197, p1
Reports that New York State's political leaders are considering to place a $2 billion general obligation bond act for school construction before voters in the 1997 elections. Bond act's deadline function in the negotiations on the state budget; State Governor George Pataki's involvement in the...
- Seabrook calls for big rally, protest this month. Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News;3/18/95, Vol. 86 Issue 11, p6
Reports on the problems to be faced with the approval of the budgetary cuts proposed by New York State Governor George Pataki. Comments on the disadvantages of budget cuts, by Assemblymember Larry Seabrook; Translation of the cuts to job losses and closure of some hospitals; Elimination of...
- Professional development funds axed. // American Teacher;Dec2004/Jan2005, Vol. 89 Issue 4, p11
Reports on the budget vetoes by Governor George Pataki that slashed funding for Workforce Development Institute (WDI) of American Federation Labor-Congress of Industrial Organization in New York. Reimbursement by WDI of half the tuition costs incurred by teaching assistants who participate in...
- New York Gov. Pataki moves swiftly to erase spend-and-spend policies. Scherer, Ron // Christian Science Monitor;1/10/95, Vol. 87 Issue 31, p3
Part II. Focuses on plans of New York Gov. George Pataki to cut government spending and lower taxes. Details of Pataki's plans; Policy on Medicaid funding for abortions; Attitude of Democratic leaders of the state on Pataki's plans.
- High technology in state gets big boost in budget. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;05/22/2000, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p20
Reports on the $20 million in funding included in New York State's budget for year 2000-2001 to establish a comprehensive biotechnology development program. Agencies that will administer the funding; Comments of governor George Pataki; List of specific biotechnology development programs.
- Fiscal prudence isn't quite enough. // Crain's New York Business;01/11/99, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p8
Opinion. Comments on New York Governor George Pataki's call for a state budget that saves a surplus of more than $1 billion for the next economic downturn and holds increased spending to the rate of inflation. Pataki's commitment to fiscal prudence; Tort reform; Health care financing.
- New York's Pataki proposes spending surplus on tax cut, rainy-day fund. Kruger, Daniel // Bond Buyer;01/21/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30314, p3
Reports on New York Governor George Pataki's proposed use of the state's $1.83 billion budget surplus from fiscal 1998 on various initiatives. Acceleration of property tax cuts; Reduction of the state's borrowing needs; Enhancement of the state's financial reserves; Attribution of budget...