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Tue January 21, 2014

Cuomo budget looks at universal pre-k and cutting taxes

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo released his state budget  on Tuesday. The $137.2 billion spending plan includes more money for schools , including a phase-in of funding for universal pre-kindergarten programs. It would also freeze property taxes for two years, if local governments cooperate. 

NY Governor Andrew Cuomo delivering budget address in Albany
NY Governor Andrew Cuomo delivering budget address in Albany
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