N.Y.'s Pataki Unveils Plans For This Year
- Gov. Pataki proposed budget exceeds $66 billion--cites growth in state's share of Medicaid... Gibbons, Muriel K. // Insurance Advocate;1/18/97, Vol. 108 Issue 3, p26
Focuses on New York Governor George Pataki's proposed 1997-98 budget of $66.133 billion, which called for reducing spending for Medicaid by $572 million. Unsustainability of the level of taxpayer spending; Access and availability of care; Major goals of managed care; Reimbursement rates;...
- Pataki comments in budget message on Medicaid spending get pro/con responses from business leaders. // Insurance Advocate;1/18/97, Vol. 108 Issue 3, p28
Presents business leaders' feedback on New York Governor George Pataki's budget message on Medicaid spending. Delivery of better services; Shift of services from Medicaid for children and families to the Health Department; Care of low-income, elderly and disabled New Yorkers.
- Skelos has plan to take on Medicaid fraud. Kiernan, John // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);3/24/2006, Vol. 53 Issue 13, p11A
The article discusses the plans of the New York Legislature and governor George Pataki on the Constitutional deadline of April 1, 2006. The impact of the delayed budget on the taxpayers is discussed. New York has a total budget of more than 110 billion dollar annually. Pataki's recommendation...
- Pataki Unveils $99.8B Fiscal 2005 Budget. Braun, Martin Z. // Bond Buyer;1/21/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31804, p1
Focuses on the fiscal 2005 budget of New York governor George E. Pataki. Capital plan; Budget for the construction of public colleges; Aim to close a projected budget deficit.
- The Medicaid Reform Shell Game. Poltenson, Norman // Business Journal (Central New York);4/1/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 13, p28
Comments on the proposal of New York Governor George Pataki to overhaul the Medicaid law through reimbursement cuts, tax hikes on providers, and capping county Medicaid costs. Reason for the need to overhaul the program; Growth in the Medicaid spending of the state which makes it the highest...
- Pataki's failings provide a warning. Townsend, Alair // Crain's New York Business;11/20/2006, Vol. 22 Issue 47, p11
The article presents the author's comment on the achievements of George Pataki during his tenure as governor of New York. Pataki believed that high taxes were strangling growth and depriving many New Yorkers of jobs. He aimed high upon taking office and made tax cuts, Medicaid reform and...
- Labor leader calls state budget a major disaster. Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News;12/30/95, Vol. 86 Issue 52, p4
Reports that New York-based labor leader Dennis Rivera has criticized Governor George Pataki's state budget proposal. Reasons for Rivera's criticisms of Pataki's budget proposal; Medicaid budget cuts.
- Making Tax Increases a Nonstarter. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;1/9/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31549, p1
Reports that New York governor George E. Pataki has promised to solve the state's budget problem by selling tobacco bonds and cutting spending. Methods by which Pataki expects to achieve savings; Deficit in the state's budget; Item in the governor's budget which is likely to trigger a controversy.
- Endgame in Albany. McDonald, Michael // Bond Buyer;5/15/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31636, p1
A debate on the budget entered its final phase on May 14, 2003 as New York governor George E. Pataki announced 3.2 billion dollar in line-item vetoes to the Legislature's 93 billion dollar, fiscal 2004 budget, while the Assembly and Senate prepared to begin overriding the vetoes. If they prevail...