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Albany Still Mulling Over MTA Rescue Plan
Friday, March 13, 2009
New York, NY —
State Senate Majority Leader Malcolm Smith continues to hold out on giving his support to the MTA rescue plan.
SMITH: We don't want no service cuts. And we don't want anybody laid off. So we're all committed to working with a plan that makes some sense, it just might take some time.
REPORTER: That was Smith last night after an event at York College in Jamaica, Queens, his home district. WNYC's transportation reporter Matthew Schuerman caught up with him and he joins us now.