Investors, analysts question long-term soundness of New York State budget
- New York State's perpetual budget bungling. Kremer, Jerry // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);05/21/99, Vol. 46 Issue 21, p59A
Discusses the budget problems in the State of New York. Reasons for the state's lack of annual fiscal budget; Proposal for the use of the state's surplus; Impact of the budget paralysis to Long Island schools and nonprofits.
- Change-NY offers $26-B in cost savings options. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);2/14/94, Vol. 41 Issue 7, p36
Reports on proposals of the CHANGE-NY anti-tax organization for reducing the state budget of New York. Presentation of cost-saving options to Governor Mario Cuomo; List of recommendations and savings thereof.
- Next governor's first task: rescue state from red ink. Philippidis, Alex // Westchester County Business Journal;10/28/2002, Vol. 41 Issue 43, p6
Reports on the budget deficit problem facing the incoming governor of New York. Amount of the state's budget deficit; Factors that contributed to the financial constraints facing the state; Plans presented by the gubernatorial candidates in relation to solving the deficit problem.
- N.Y. leaders reach tentative deal including $2.4 billion School Bond Act. Roy, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;07/31/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30199, p1
Reports on the tentative agreement for the state budget by New York political leaders. Resolving of the issues on education spending, workfare rules, and prison construction; Submission of a $2.4 billion general obligation bond act for voter approval; Eligibility of schools for bond act funds;...
- Tax cuts could stimulate economy. Khasru, B.Z. // Westchester County Business Journal;7/22/96, Vol. 35 Issue 30, p4
Discusses some of the business tax cuts included in New York state's $66 billion budget for 1996-97. Real estate transfer taxes; Sales taxes on clothing; Petroleum tax; Comparison with the budget in the previous year.
- State budget fails reform; and now NYC will suffer. Townsend, Alair A. // Crain's New York Business;6/12/95, Vol. 11 Issue 24, p1
Opinion. Argues that New York State's failure to reform the budget will affect New York City and other localities. Alternatives to budget cuts in services such as day care centers and libraries; Increase in pressure to cut costs of employees' benefits; New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani's...
- 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).
- Local politicians protest draconian budget cuts. Tatum, Elinor // New York Amsterdam News;3/18/95, Vol. 86 Issue 11, p53
Reports on a public hearing on the impact of New York State budget cuts to youth programs. State Senators Catherine Abate and Franz Leichter and Assemblymembers Pete Grannis and Scott Stringer as sponsors; Downsizing of the Department of Youth Services as a consequence of budget cuts.