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Cuomo ethics reforms costly but worthwhile

Cuomo ethics reforms costly but worthwhile

By WSN Editorial Board

March 31, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Ethics measures in recently announced NY State Cuomo budget are a welcome reform in a state plagued with corruption.

NY state physician ratings site necessary

NY state physician ratings site necessary

By Tess Woosley, Opinion Editor

March 3, 2015


Filed under Opinion

NY State physician rating website should be improved, not shut down.

NYC smoking rates rise as budgets fall

NYC smoking rates rise as budgets fall

By WSN Editorial Board

September 17, 2014


Filed under Opinion

The smoking rate in NY has risen over the past year.

Budget changes afford theater companies more opportunities

Budget changes afford theater companies more opportunities

April 8, 2014


Filed under News

Theater companies outside of New York City will soon have incentives to put on productions due to a $4-million tax credit that was included in the state budget for the 2015 tax year. The $137.9-billion budget was approved by the Senate and signed in the revenue bill by Gov. Cuomo on March 31. Since the tax credit will sta...