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Tag: NYS

DiNapoli: New York was overbilled $3 million by special education contractor

PRE-RETROACTIVE PAY RAISES: How New York City teachers’ salaries have grown since their union contract expired in 2009


Initiative to Transform University Communities into Magnets for New Businesses and Investment

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today unveiled “Tax-Free NY,” a game-changing initiative that will transform SUNY campuses and university communities across the state into tax-free communities that attract start-ups, venture capital, new business, and investments from across the world.


The Taylor Law

The Taylor Law (particularly the Triborough Amendment provision) expires on July 1st. What should Gov. Cuomo do?

The so-called Triborough Amendment, passed in 1982, prohibited public employers from “refus[ing] to continue all the terms of an expired agreement until a new agreement is negotiated” unless – importantly – the union went on strike.