Financial Support and Benefits for 9/11 Volunteers

May 2, 2016

State budget allots $9 million to cover costs of lost wages and health care expenses for volunteers who contracted illnesses at ground zero.

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Priorities

Reforming the Energy Vision

Governor Cuomo’s comprehensive energy strategy for NY helps consumers make better energy choices, enables the development of new energy products, and creates economic opportunity in NYS.

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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Built to Lead

Strong Families, Strong New York

Governor Cuomo's paid family leave policy secures New Yorkers' jobs & earnings during new & unexpected life events, helping working families care for a newborn or seriously ill relative. 

Opportunity Agenda

End of Year Report 2015

DECEMBER 31, 2015 | 17:00:00 EST

New York is the State of Opportunity and the progressive capital of the nation, and working together over the past five years we’ve shown people why.

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STATE OF THE STATE

Progress 2011-2016

Built to Lead

$26Billion

MTA Capital Project

We’re investing in thousands of new, high-tech subway cars and buses on the roads and rails, building new stations in the Bronx, and making tunnels and stations more resilient in the face of extreme weather.

Built to Lead

$300Million

Environmental Protection Fund

The initiative will bolster NY’s legacy of environmental protection, allocating the highest amount ever to the fund to make our communities cleaner and greener.

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$22Billion

Upstate Infrastructure Investment

We’re upgrading critical roads, bridges and other vital transportation infrastructure throughout the state, especially in Upstate NY.

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