NYS Tourism Impact Exceeds $100B

July 2, 2015

Total economic impact of NY's 2014 tourism industry hits all-time high $100.1 billion, helping keep #1 spot as most visited state by overseas travelers.

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GOVERNOR

Andrew M. Cuomo

Biography

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.

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Raise the Age

Raise the Age

Let’s Raise the Age of criminal responsibility and improve the way our justice system treats youths.

Opportunity Agenda

2015 End of Session Report

JULY 1, 2015 | 14:00:00 EDT

After the close of the fifth legislative session, New York is a very different place and its government has shown that it can once again effectively perform the people’s business.

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Safe Campus NY

Lady Gaga Says Enough is Enough

Billboard Magazine published an op-ed co-authored by Lady Gaga and Governor Cuomo calling on the State Legislature to pass the proposal to support and protect students from sexual violence on college campuses.

STATE OF THE STATE

Progress 2011-2015

Education

$23.5Billion

State Funding of Schools

We’re making a major investment in education, with a 6.1% increase in funding.

Broadband

$500Million

Broadband Access for Every New Yorker

This is the largest state investment in universal broadband deployment in history.

Economic Development

$1.5Billion

Upstate NY Economic Revitalization Initiative

The initiative will jumpstart the best regional approaches to economic development across Upstate New York.

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