New York Budget

The Brian Lehrer Show

NY's Budget Director

Friday, January 25, 2013

Governor Cuomo unveiled his 2013 budget this week, which included pension reform, gambling revenue, and more. Robert Megna, New York State budget director, talks about the governor's proposed budget and the Cuomo administration's efforts to balance economic recovery and fiscal resposibility.

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Pension Reform Causes Unions to See Red

Thursday, March 15, 2012

An overnight session in the state legislature where pension reform and other items were approved has left public worker unions, and even some lawmakers, fuming. Meanwhile Governor Andrew Cuomo says it had to be done that way.

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Who Had the Better Week—Cuomo or Christie?

Friday, March 09, 2012

Christie enjoys increasing tax revenue and gets to call someone an "idiot," while Cuomo flirts with the "Governor 1%" moniker.

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