Articles Tagged ‘budget’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo listens to a question during a news conference at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y., Thursday, March 17, 2011. (AP Photo)

Analysis: Cuomo’s Big Week for New York’s Future

This will be a critical week for New Yorkers. Gov….



LI Bus public hearing at Hofstra

Long Island Bus Riders to MTA, Mangano: “Save our Buses”

Hundreds of Long Island Bus riders pleaded with MTA board…



Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano

Mangano on ‘Painful’ Budget Cuts: No One’s Exempt

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano has proposed axing more than…



New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo presents his 2011-2012 proposed Executive Budget in Albany, N.Y., on Tuesday, Feb.1, 2011. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

Cuomo Speech Disrupted by NY Budget Protesters

A New York City councilman and other protesters chanting “Tax…



Ronald Stack, chairman of the Nassau Interim Finance Authority, left, speaks to the media during a public meeting in Uniondale, N.Y., Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011. The authority voted unanimously to take control of the county's finances after it determined that Nassau will most likely run a deficit of more that 1 percent. The decision could eventually lead to a wage freeze for thousands of county employees. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Nassau County to Sue NIFA for Financial Takeover

A fiscal watchdog agency, citing a potential $176 million gap…



Mangano To Slash Top-Heavy Positions In Nassau

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano announced Monday that his administration would be slashing up to 350 managerial-level and patronage positions throughout various county departments this…