In the Spotlight: Governor Cuomo's 2018 Budget Plan

In the Spotlight: Governor Cuomo's 2018 Budget Plan

This series highlights recent work of political journalists covering the region and the state.

 

Grace Segers City and State writes “The Empire State strikes back” against The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in evaluating the major themes from Governor Cuomo’s recently released budget plan. Healthcare and education appear to be spending priorities.

 Photo by Grace Segers

Photo by Grace Segers

Mark Weiner Syracuse.com discusses a recent Sienna College poll in which New Yorkers are expressed skepticism the federal tax cut will help them, the economy, or the state.

 

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Samantha Madison Observer Dispatch documents initial reactions to the Governor’s budget plan by elected officials in Utica.

Early Election Year Polling Favors Left in New York & Nationally By Luke Perry

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Interview with NY Senator Joseph Griffo on 2018 Priorities By Luke Perry

Interview with NY Senator Joseph Griffo on 2018 Priorities By Luke Perry