State legislature leaders and Governor Andrew Cuomo reached an agreement on spending plans for fiscal year 2022 on Tuesday afternoon, but the handshake took place six days beyond the April 1 deadline.
Budget $ 29.5 billion in school aid, $ 29 billion in public and private “green economic investment”, rent and mortgage bailouts, legalized mobile sports gambling, and Kuomo recovering from COVID-19 Includes other aspects that we believe will contribute to. Pandemic as vaccination becomes a state-wide standard.
“New York is approaching this year’s budget with many challenges and an ongoing COVID-19 pandemic,” said Senate leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins. “Working taxpayers and middle-class taxpayers will get the relief they urgently need, but the wealthiest New Yorkers will help their neighbors. This budget will make New York better for everyone. For the remaining months of the session, the Senate majority will continue to provide results that reflect our progressive values and priorities. “