Governor Cuomo unveils his bold plan to build a stronger, better New York during his regional 2017 State of the State Addresses.
We will continue our legacy of protecting the rights and freedoms of immigrants so that they have the opportunity to succeed and contribute to our state's cultural and economic strength
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 new initiative will reduce property taxes and local government costs by empowering voters to approve locally-designed plans that eliminate duplicative services.
End of Year Report 2016JANUARY 4, 2017
New York State showed the nation that it is built to lead. We adopted an ambitious $100 billion building investment plan and showed the way forward on some of the most challenging economic justice issues securing 12 weeks of Paid Family Leave and the first in-the-nation $15 statewide minimum wage.Learn More
We’re bringing JFK International Airport into the 21st century with plans to equip the airport to better handle the economic demands of the next century and create a unified, world-class airport.
STATE OF THE STATE
Step one to promoting growth is to cut taxes and control spending. By the end of 2016, New York State will have cut or avoided enough taxes to save New Yorkers $114.1 billion.
Private Sector Jobs
We’re putting New Yorkers back to work. Today, New York State boasts a record 7.87 million private sector jobs - the most in our state's history.
A record-high $24.8 billion is being invested in our education system - a 6.5% increase over last year that will impact New York's 2.8 million students.