News

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Dec
1969
Issue Areas: Taxation Economic Development Education & Job Training Environment Construction Contract Procurement Regulatory Reform Health Human Rights Labor & Human Resources Small Business Transportation Workers' Compensation Taxation Alcoholic Beverage Tax — Article 18 Reduced the Beer Excise Tax from 16 to 13
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Dec
1969
Wall Street Journal: Few N.Y. Businesses Sign Up for State Program to Bypass Trump Tax Limits Schenectady Gazette: Bad roads cost drivers money, research group says Press Republican: Manufacturing jobs up in Clinton Co. Capital Tonight Interview: New York Behind Others in Manufacturing
31
Dec
1969
An agenda for New York State 2002 In 2002, New York must keep rolling. Keep working on the basics. Keep thinking about the future. Hard times bring out the best in people. And since September 11, 2001, New Yorkers have shown the world what we’re made of. We’ve stood tall, and stood together
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Dec
1969
| A - B | C - D | E - F | G - H | I - K | L - M | N - O | P - R | S - T | U - Y | A - B School District Incr. in Taxes Per Student, 1985-95 Incr. Total Tax Collections, 1985-95 1995 Local Taxes Per Student 1985 Local Taxes Per Student Inc. State Aid Per Student, 1985-95 1995 State Aid Per Student 1995 Enrollment Enrollment Change, 1985-95 All districts outside NYC 98
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Dec
1969
Newsday - Nassau County Legislature votes to ban Styrofoam packaging  WETM - NY lawmakers considering single-payer health plan The Post Journal - Council Questions Bill To Ban Chemicals WTEN - NY lawmakers considering single-payer health plan Crain's - GNYHA, 1199SEIU oppose dispute-resolution legislation Crain's - Albany's environmental bills get a thumbs-down from business interests 13 WHAM (Rochester) - T-Mobile, Sprint proposal could bring 1,000+ jobs to Henrietta Spectrum - Child Safe Products Act Passes in State Legislature Times Union - Legislature moves to protect kids from 'toxic toys' Bloomberg - New York State Ban Would Shelve Toxic Toys, Kid Products NY Post - Albany set to pass yet another jobs-killer The Business Journal - More paid time off for elections 'one more thing to juggle,' some business reps say NY Post - State lawmakers set to ban toys with dangerous chemicals WNYT - State legislature to act on toxic toys City and State - Will New York enact climate laws before it’s too late? Times Union - Upstate businesses, farmers seek congestion pricing exemptions City and State - The post-budget priorities for businesses, The Business Council’s Ken Pokalsky on prevailing wages, climate legislation  WXXI - Trump orders may limit states’ power to block pipelines WAER - Do Upstate & Brexit Share Similar Separatist Forces? One Bill in Albany Says 'Yes' Times Union - Commentary: Child care grant foundation of healthy children, workforce New York Post - Online sales tax expected to net $540M annually for New York Newsday - Paper bag fee 'dead on arrival' in Nassau, Republican leader says The Journal News - In 30 seconds: Natural gas helped close the energy gap after Indian Point shut down City Lens - E-Bikes and E-Scooters, Explained WNYT - Lack of way to measure marijuana impairment sparks worry Utica Observer Dispatch - Business Council opposes state climate legislation Spectrum News - NYS Proposal Would Make More Bottles Eligible For 5-Cent Refund WKTV - Would Green Bill Proposals in New York Force Rome's Revere Copper To Close? They say Yes