State and Local Finance: N.Y. Lawmakers Again Seek More Recovery Money
- Will USA Patriot Act Prove A Recipe for Trouble? Garver, Rob // American Banker;4/23/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 77, p10
Focuses on the drafting of the Patriot Act in the U.S. Impact of the September 11 terrorist attacks on the creation of the bill; Needs of law-enforcement and officials; Tension between privacy and government access to information.
- Fed Agencies Ready to Help Victims of Attacks. Kulikowski, Laurie // Financial Planning;Nov2001, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p0
Reports on the aid that will be extended by federal agencies to victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Bills introduced by the Congress to help the victims; States that provide tax relief for the victims; Beneficiaries who are qualified for Social Security benefits.
- House Passes Scaled-Back Stimulus Plan. Ferris, Craig T.; Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;3/8/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31340, p1
Reports on the approval of the economic stimulus package by the U.S. House of Representatives to help New York City recover from September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Issuance of private-activity bonds to rebuild the destroyed buildings; Grant awarded in the package; Elimination of provisions...
- USA PATRIOT Act. // Congressional Digest;Sep2005, Vol. 84 Issue 7, p196
Focuses on the effectivity of the USA Patriot Act in response to the terrorists attacks of September 11, 2001. Conditions under the act; Features of the Federal communications privacy law; Impact of the Act on foreign intelligence-gathering within the U.S.
- NYS puts big bucks into tourism. Kwiatoski, Debbie // Hudson Valley Business Journal;10/8/2001, Vol. 12 Issue 15, p6
Reports that New York State governor George Pataki has released government aids for a public relations campaign to boost tourism after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack in the U.S. Organizers of the campaign; Featured personalities in the tourism outreach campaign; Impact of terrorism on...
- Use Federal Funds to Create Jobs, Not to Subsidize the Superrich. Jones, David R. // New York Amsterdam News;3/27/2003, Vol. 94 Issue 13, p5
The article author is of the opinion that federal funds to New York City, New York should be used to create jobs instead of being used to subsidize services and products for rich people. Most of the rest of the nation is slowly recovering from the recession and the economicconsequences of...
- Spitzer calls 9/11 compensation less than generous. Boyd, Herb // New York Amsterdam News;12/27/2001, Vol. 92 Issue 52, p6
Reports on the cutting off of promised amount of aid by the federal government in the wake of the Twin Tower Attacks in New York, New York. Amount to be paid by taxpayers for the aid; Reduction of compensation funds of the public; Limitation of claims filed by those who suffer physical injuries.
- Finding a balance. Bonney, Joseph // JoC Week;9/17/2001, Vol. 2 Issue 37, p46
Focuses on observations made by the author in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City. Impact of the attack on transportation and logistics sector of the U.S.; Move to pass port security bill in the U.S. Senate; Coordination between...
- Gov. Spitzer Vetoes Bill Extending Preferences for N.Y. Apparel Firms. Best, Jessica // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;7/25/2007, Vol. 194 Issue 17, p11
The article reports that Governor Eliot Spitzer has vetoed legislation that would make permanent the portions of the New York State Apparel Workers Fair Labor Conditions and Procurement Act that created the Sept.11 Bidders Registry. The registry gives preferred status for competitive bids on...