Muni vet looks at schools
- N.Y. unions' ad blitz targets governor's education budget. Lindsay, Drew // Education Week;4/12/95, Vol. 14 Issue 29, p15
Reports on the public relations blitz mounted by unions representing New York State teachers to stir opposition to Governor George E. Pataki's proposed school-aid freeze. Unions' assertion that the freeze would lead to school staff layoffs and overcrowded classes; Description of several of the...
- College students protest drastic Pataki cuts. Brooks, Charles // New York Amsterdam News;3/6/2003, Vol. 94 Issue 10, p5
Reports on the participation of college students across New York in a protest against governor George E. Pataki's budget cuts to higher education. Proposals of the governor for spending on higher education; Views of educators regarding governor's budget cuts; Impact of the budget cuts on students.
- School Board Association: Lotto 'largely irrelevant' to overall state budget, school job losses predicted. Duvoli, John // Hudson Valley Business Journal;3/10/2003, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p1
Reports on the role of lottery games in the funding of schools in New York. Budget proposal of Governor George Pataki for education; Implications of the budget cuts for school personnel; Irrelevance of lotto to the state budget.
- Cuts stir new wave of student protests. Scherer, Ron // Christian Science Monitor;3/29/95, Vol. 87 Issue 85, p1
Deals with student protests in the US against proposed government cuts in education funding. Proposals of New York Governor George Pataki; Reason for the cuts; Protests in Washington, DC and New York.
- Silver finally vents frustration at Pataki. Kremer, Jerry // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);3/28/2003, Vol. 50 Issue 14, p51A
Focuses on New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver's opposition to the decision of Governor George Pataki to cut budget for education and pre-kindergarten programs. Personality of Silver; Budget deficit of the state; Verbal warfare.
- New York to Appeal Order Overturning Its System of Paying for Public Schools. Keller, Bess // Education Week;01/24/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 19, p15
Reports on the plan of Governor George Pataki to appeal a court ruling that declared unconstitutional the method adopted by New York in giving school aids. System of granting aid proposed by Pataki; Estimated amount that will be spent by the state in complying to the ruling; Differing views of...
- N.Y. Governor Proposes Deep Cut in School Aid To Fill Big Budget Gap. Gehring, John // Education Week;2/5/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 21, p16
Reports on a budget cut in education aid proposed by Governor George E. Pataki of New York to fill a big gap in the state's budget. Projected revenue shortfall of the state for 2003-2004; Possible effect of the budget cuts on school districts in the state; Ways in which state legislature's...
- Pigott takes Appeals oath. // Buffalo Law Journal;10/12/2006, Vol. 78 Issue 82, p1A
The article reports that Eugene Pigott Jr., the newest member of the New York Supreme Court, has been sworn in by New York governor George Pataki. It says that the first case he would handle is an issue in the Campaign for Fiscal Equity school-funding case. The state is not living up to its...
- The urban agenda. Jones, David R. // New York Amsterdam News;05/28/98, Vol. 89 Issue 22, p5
Opinion. Discusses the role of New York City, New York Governor George Pataki and Mayor Rudolph Giuliani in educational funding. Indepth look at the state's budget; Amount of money vetoed for teacher training and salaries; Details on the rebuilding and repair of schools; Elimination of remedial...