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New York lacks adequate funds to weather moderate recession

New York would lack adequate revenues to manage a moderate economic downturn without raising taxes or cutting services, according to a new analysis from Moody’s Analytics.

Third Candidate in New York CD-27 Supports Term Limits on Congress

U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises 2020 U.S. house candidate for New York (district 27), Robert Ortt, for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress. Previously, candidates Beth Parlato and Chris Jacobs also signed the pledge.

New York ranks 49th in annual tax climate ranking

New York finished 49th in a new study by the Tax Foundation showing which states are best at structuring their tax systems

Nicholas Robbins Pledges To Support Congressional Term Limits

2020 New York state assembly candidate, Nicholas Robbins, (district 63), has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge.

Medical center CEO is highest-paid public employee in New York

Thomas J. Quatroche Jr., president and CEO of Erie County Medical Center Corp., earned $876,442 in 2018, making Quatroche the highest-paid public employee in New York last year, according to a ranking by the website GOBankingRates.

Funding for arts agencies in New York to reach $44 million in FY2020

Legislative appropriations for New York arts agencies are projected to reach $44 million for fiscal year 2020, which equates to $2.25 per capita in the state, according to a report from the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA).

New York levies a total tax on lodging of 4%

Hotel room bills in New York tack on a total state lodging tax of 4 percent, the 45th highest lodging tax rate in the nation, according to a study by the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL).

1 county in New York now 2nd Amendment sanctuary

One county in the state -- Wyoming County -- is now under a Second Amendment sanctuary law or ordinance, according to updates from the website Gunrightswatch.com and media reports.

8,010 borrowers in New York filed for student loan forgiveness in 2nd quarter

Borrowers in New York who sought forgiveness of their student loans in the second quarter of 2019 numbered 8,010, according to a new state-by-state analysis by the U.S. Department of Education.

$2.8 billion in federal research dollars flowed to New York in FY 2018

Federal agency research dollars going to New York totaled $2.8 billion in fiscal year 2018, according to a new analysis by the Research!America alliance.

Nicole Malliotakis Pledges to Support Term Limits on Congress

U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises 2020 U.S. House candidate for New York (district 11), State Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis, for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.l

New York received $35.9 million in public broadcasting funds last year

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting allocated $35,862,113 in fiscal-year 2018 to support public television and radio in New York, the third highest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, CPB reported.

Brindisi won't define position on upcoming impeachment vote

Rep. Anthony Brindisi (D-New York) did not respond to requests for comment from the New York Business Daily regarding the upcoming vote by the U.S. House of Representatives on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

Delgado won't define position on upcoming impeachment vote

Rep. Antonio Delgado (D-New York) did not respond to requests for comment from the New York Business Daily regarding the upcoming vote by the U.S. House of Representatives on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

Maloney won't define position on upcoming impeachment vote

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (D-New York)did not respond to requests for comment from the New York Business Daily regarding the upcoming vote by the U.S. House of Representatives on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

Rose won't define position on upcoming impeachment vote

Rep. Max Rose (D-New York) did not respond to requests for comment from the New York Business Daily regarding the upcoming vote by the U.S. House of Representatives on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

New York 2-year college students pay $5,490 in tuition and fees

New York two-year colleges charged students $5,490 in tuition and fees during the 2018-19 academic year, the sixth highest cost among 49 states examined, the College Board said in a new report.

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