Jessica Gould appears in the following:
Monday, April 21, 2014
In a new report, New York Comptroller Tom DiNapoli says the state is in its best fiscal shape in years. It closed out the previous budget cycle with a balance of $2.2 billion, and had millions to set aside in a rainy day fund for the first time since ...
Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Like Esau, New Jersey's short-term gain to help balance the budget gives up some long-term benefits.
Tuesday, April 01, 2014
Monday, March 31, 2014
Strategic tax cuts are rife in the new budget bill, expected to pass today.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Thursday, February 27, 2014
California is losing entertainment industry jobs—to New York.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Monday, February 17, 2014
Friday, February 14, 2014
Budget watchdogs say it would be a big mistake for Mayor de Blasio to use funds set aside for retiree health benefits when hammering out new contracts with city workers.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
De Blasio said Wednesday his priorities include universal, full-day pre-kindergarten; an inspector general for the NYPD; and enforcement of the paid sick leave act.
Monday, February 10, 2014
Activist investor Carl Icahn is abandoning his proposal for a $50 billion buyback from Apple. The news comes as the heads of some state and city pension funds called on the company's shareholders to vote against the plan.
Thursday, February 06, 2014
If the MTA approves Governor Cuomo's proposal, some Staten Island residents and businesses would pay less to cross the bridge.
Wednesday, February 05, 2014
Friday, January 24, 2014
Monday, January 20, 2014
Budget analysts are asking why Governor Andrew Cuomo wants to pay to overhaul New York’s classrooms by issuing $2 billion in debt while also cutting taxes by the same amount.
Tuesday, January 07, 2014
Gov. Andrew Cuomo plans to cut more than $2 billion in taxes for New Yorkers.
Friday, January 03, 2014
As millions of people get healthcare coverage through the Medicaid expansion, will there be enough doctors to go around? WNYC reporters Jessica Gould and Fred Mogul discuss this change through the Affordable Care Act, as well as the news today (reported in Science) that when Medicaid expanded in Oregon, emergency room use went up -- not down.
Doctors: do you accept Medicare/Medicaid? Why or why not? And patients: are you finding doctors that do accept Medicare/Medicaid? Call in and tell us at 212-433-9692, or leave your comment below.
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Scores of staffers lined the steps of City Hall to say goodbye to Mayor Michael Bloomberg tonight.
Monday, December 30, 2013
A six-month investigation has uncovered nepotism, lax protection against voter fraud, and instances of political influence at the city's Board of Elections.
Monday, December 30, 2013
New Jersey has the lowest percentage of doctors who take Medicaid patients, and researchers say the state needs at least 1,000 more primary care doctors to meet the needs of new patients.