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Zack Hutchins
Director of Communications

January 7, 2003

Assembly Republicans' agenda emphasizes job-creation initiatives

Assembly Republicans have unveiled a comprehensive agenda for revitalizing New York that includes tax relief, mandate reform, debt reform, and improvements to the state's budget process.

Assembly Republican Leader Charles H. Nesbitt (R,C-Albion) and others in the Assembly minority unveiled NY First: An Assembly Republican Action Plan for New York's Future at a Jan. 7 press conference.

"This plan is our prescription for a better future for all New Yorkers," Assemblyman Nesbitt said. "'NY First' is designed to help the state grow by creating new jobs and new opportunity, improving public safety and the quality of life of every citizen."

The proposal includes the following provisions: