The NY Post editorial board states assesses the Governor’s proposed budget simply: Cuomo’s $168B budget is pure fantasy. Tom Precious, writes in the Buffalo News that Cuomo’s budget raises $1 billion in new taxes to pay for spending plans..
Who knew when EZ Pass debuted in 1987 that by 2017 EZ Pass would be the only method of toll collection in New York City, and that it would be used to charge you for driving in certain parts of Manhattan? Big Brother is alive and well, isn’t he, Governor Cuomo.
The NY Daily News article - Fast food employers must let workers give portion of pay to nonprofit under City Council bill – explains how fast food workers are joining an advocacy group to get more benefits.
Get ready for the ad blitz! Special interests are preparing to spend big bucks to inundate residents about the “perils” of cutting the budget – despite the fact that the budget is estimated to be $4 billion in the red. If for no other reason, the Janus v. AFSCME decision, cannot come soon enough. Of course, the Janus decision has much greater implications.
he Daily Signal writes about the Clive Bundy Nevada land rights case and explains why Americans are right to fear government. It is a good analysis of the overreach of government agencies, that fortunately ended without violence and all charges being dropped.
Our featured luncheon speaker, Corey Lewandowski, appeared on Fox News Sunday yesterday, to discuss the “complete fabrication” of the tell-all book, Fire, and Fury. Mr. Lewandowski was an integral part of the Trump Campaign, while Michael Wolf was not.
Anyone who was listening to Governor Andrew Cuomo’s State of the State yesterday, had the same reaction as the NY Post did: Cuomo’s State of the State was all about 2020.
Four years ago,, Governor Andrew Cuomo persuaded former Governor Pataki to co-chair his tax-cutting commission along with SUNY chairman Carl McCall, the former state comptroller. Gov. Cuomo said appointing Pataki shows the panel will take in to account diverse view points and work in a bi-partisan partisan manner, unlike President Obama and Congress who had just let the federal government shut down.
Many New Yorkers and others considered Governor Mario Cuomo an eloquent speaker. The Huffington Post called Mario Cuomo one of the greatest orators in American History. Governor Andrew Cuomo has been trying to emulate him all his life; he does not even come close. Last week’s response to an established Albany reporter may have damaged his quixotic national quest to accomplish what his father did not crave.
Assemblyman Brian Kolb, the Republican Leader of the NYS Assembly, is the first republican to officially announce his run for Governor in November of 2018. Brian Kolb was first elected to the Assembly in a special election in 2000 and became Leader in 2009.
You have to give Speaker Carl Heastie credit for transparency, at least on this issue. The NY Post editorial advises readers that the Speaker is meeting with UFT chief Michael Mulgrew to discuss the upcoming legislative session.
Education is the core of being successful. Why then do avowed liberals undermine the educational process? It is shameful that Mayor de Blasio and NYC Chancellor Carmen Fariña do not put students first.