N.Y.'s Pataki Unveils Plans For This Year

McDonald, Michael
January 2005
Bond Buyer;1/6/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32044, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that New York Governor George Pataki yesterday endorsed accelerating the phase-out of the state's temporary personal income tax increase this year while capping the local share of Medicaid costs. The governor made the endorsements in his annual state of the state address. The proposals are expected to be included in the executive budget that the administration will submit to the state legislature on January 18, 2005. The fiscal year begins April 1, 2005. The state has failed for 20 consecutive years to approve a budget on time.


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