Our students deserve better. Take action and support Governor Cuomo’s plan to create a uniform sexual assault policy on college campuses.
No one who works a full-time job should be forced to live in poverty. That’s why we must increase the State’s minimum wage for all hard-working New Yorkers.
Andrew M. Cuomo
Andrew M. Cuomo, re-elected the 56th Governor of New York State on November 4, 2014, has a lifelong commitment to public service and the proven leadership skills to make government work for the people of the state.
A recap of the week's news includes rallying support for the Parental Choice in Education Act, honoring Emergency Medical Service providers, and a New Yorker winning The Voice competition.
Passage of 2015-16 State BudgetAPRIL 1, 2015 | 11:30:00 EDT
This balanced budget holds spending growth under 2% for the fifth consecutive year and enacts policies that will create jobs, rebuild trust in state government, and transform our public schools in a way that will impact future generations of New York’s children.Learn More
STATE OF THE STATE
State Funding of Schools
We’re making a major investment in education, with a 6.1% increase in funding.
Broadband Access for Every New Yorker
This is the largest state investment in universal broadband deployment in history.
Upstate NY Economic Revitalization Initiative
The initiative will jumpstart the best regional approaches to economic development across Upstate New York.