What Else Is In The Budget?
Tuesday, April 01, 2014
The New York State budget allocated funds for universal pre-k, but it didn't set a figure for after-school programs. Jill Colvin, senior political reporter for the Observer, talks about what's next for Mayor de Blasio's push for middle-school after-school funding and why casino funds are involved. Plus: why the Working Families Party is calling this a "Wall Street" budget, and why teens will be more heavily penalized if they're caught texting while driving.