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From the Lobby with Jack O'Donnell: NYS Budget Banter

From the Lobby with Jack O'Donnell: NYS Budget Banter

By Joanna Pasceri
An inside look at the budget process in New York State.
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NYS Budget: It’s Late
Jack has the latest from Albany as the April 1 deadline for a final state budget comes and goes. What are the sticking points and what will a late budget mean to Governor Hochul's campaign?
April 05, 2022
NYS Budget: What Legislators Want
Jack explains what’s in the One-House Budgets and how they differ from Governor Hochul’s spending plan.
April 05, 2022
NYS Budget: One-House Budgets
The Governor has released her budget, and now it is the legislature’s turn. Both the Senate and the Assembly are set to release their versions. Jack has a preview.
March 11, 2022
NYS Budget: Healthcare
Jack explains the millions of dollars being spent to retain and grow the healthcare workforce, COVID protections, Medicaid increases and more in the governor’s budget.
March 11, 2022
NYS Budget: Environment, Energy and Agriculture
The Governor has proposed record spending on the environment and to address climate change. Jack explains how this could affect our everyday lives.
February 26, 2022
NYS Budget: Public Safety
Public Safety is a political hot potato with the recent rise in violent crime. What’s in Governor Hochul’s budget to keep New Yorkers safe?
February 19, 2022
Special Edition: NY Democratic Convention Recap
Jack goes behind the headlines at the NY Democratic Convention in NYC.
February 18, 2022
NYS Budget: Education/Higher Education
Education spending is at record levels in the Executive Budget. Where is the money going? Who does it benefit? Jack takes a deep dive into the proposal. Give it a listen!
February 13, 2022
NYS Budget: A Historical Perspective
A look back with Jack at NY budgets of the past and a few predictions of how the budget process will unfold today.
January 30, 2022
What's in the New York State Budget for You?
How does a property tax rebate sound? For more on that and other insights from Governor Hochul's first spending plan, check out our podcast, From the Lobby with Jack O'Donnell.
January 21, 2022