New York State should implement a onetime 50 percent payroll tax on bankers' cash bonuses over $50,000, with the proceeds invested in our heath care system and children's education.
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After months of plunging revenues and weeks of budget battles, New York had a negative balance of $174 million in its general fund on Wednesday, with ...
There's a good chance we're on the verge of entering a new financial era in New York State. An era that will be defined by the cutting, gutting, and slashing of our social services.
When we're taxing candy, brothels and pot, we know our states are having difficulty balancing the budget.
It's regular people who had nothing to do with this financial disaster who continue to take the hit. In New York, Paterson's new budget takes aim at workers and lets the rich of the hook.
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