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Deadline looms for NY state budget

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The clock is ticking for New York lawmakers to pass a new state budget. Sunday is the deadline for a new spending plan, but lawmakers and Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo are hoping to finish early because ...

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Watchdog groups wants ‘database of deals’ in new budget

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A coalition of government watchdog groups is urging New York state lawmakers to create a so-called “database of deals” listing state subsidies to specific businesses. The organizations Reinvent Albany, the Citizens Budget Commission, the Fiscal Policy ...

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