N.Y. Budget Talks Resume After Layoff

McDonald, Michael
June 2004
Bond Buyer;6/16/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31906, p36
Trade Publication
Reports that New York Governor George Pataki met with state legislative leaders Joseph Bruno and Sheldon Silver to negotiate the state budget for fiscal 2005 which began April 1, 2004. Failure to come to a consensus on an increased school funding plan that includes a one-year bonding component; Silver refused to negotiate the budget until an agreement was reached on the school funding plan.


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