Budget

Ken Pokalsky, Business Council Vice President.
The Business Council’s Ken Pokalsky on prevailing wages, climate legislation and MWBE reforms.
Personality
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Lime is among the companies participating in a Department of Transportation pilot program for dockless e-bikes.
A proposal that would have allowed localities to decide for themselves whether to legalize e-scooters and throttle e-bikes was dropped from the state budget.
Policy
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The George Washington Bridge.
Public financing, legislative pay and congestion tolls are heated issues. Is convening commissions to hammer out their details the right approach?
News & Politics
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Members of the New York state Senate working on the state budget in the Senate Chamber.
It shouldn’t be left up to a commission.
Opinion
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 The plan in the Enacted Budget is expected to generate $160 million annually for local governments and $320 million for the MTA’s capital plan lockbox.
A marketplace provider tax made it into New York's $175.5 billion budget.
Policy
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Governor Andrew Cuomo.
Congestion pricing and bail reform made the cut, along with a public financing commission.
News & Politics
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Until Cuomo signs them, no speed cameras in NYC and revenge porn is legal.
News & Politics
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo has launched a “No Tax Cap – No Deal” campaign to make the property tax cap permanent in the state.
Are Democrats of the same mind on five key budget issues?
News & Politics
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Governor Andrew Cuomo.
The governor has made passage of the budget contingent on a few policy demands. Will lawmakers comply?
News & Politics
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Robert Mujica with Andrew Cuomo
The state budget director says the MTA will factor into Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s upcoming budget updates.
Personality
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