The 2018 Budget builds on New York's fiscal discipline over the last six years while strengthening the middle class, reducing taxes, and making smart investments in our state's future.
Governor Cuomo is making college a reality for middle class NY’ers by providing free tuition at all State colleges through the Excelsior Scholarship.
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.
Once complete, the 750-mile trail will be the nation's largest state multi-use trail network, giving outdoor enthusiasts, hikers and bikers access to some of NY's natural treasures.
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
The State has filed regulations to provide guidance to employers, insurance carriers, and employees about their rights under the nation's most comprehensive Paid Family Leave program.
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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.