With the 2013 legislative session over, Gov. Cuomo hit the road this week to tout “the major accomplishments that passed the State Legislature in the last days of the legislative session for New York’s economy.” The Governor traveled to Buffalo, Syracuse, Utica and Westchester. He also released an end of session report and an update […]
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Last week, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the American Petroleum Institute released a report that provides a state-by-state look at current natural gas drilling industry jobs, as well as the job-creating potential of shale-gas drilling over the next five years. The report finds that about 44,000 jobs in the state this year are connected […]
A Siena Research Institute poll released this week shows that more New Yorkers support natural gas development through hydraulic fracturing than oppose it. New York has been left far behind in terms of the natural gas revolution, which has sparked a debate not about whether the gas should be drilled for – but whether the […]
On Tuesday, the Senate’s Republican Majority announced the introduction of the New Jobs-NY Job Creation Plan, which is intended to promote job creation and economic growth. The Senate is expected to bring the bill up for a vote later this week. The legislation (S.7448, Skelos) includes the following provisions: phases out the corporate franchise tax […]
What is needed post New York State’s Middle Class Tax Cut and Job Creation Plan
With NYS facing a $9B+ deficit coming into 2011, it is time for the re-elected and newly elected members of the Senate and Assembly must heed the comptroller’s recommendation and lower spending, reduce taxes and fees, and stimulate private sector jobs.