The positives in New York’s enacted FY2018 budget make up a pretty short list—while the negatives are in some respects worse than usual. Click the link above to read the Empire Center’s analysis of issues related to the new state budget.Learn More
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R.I.P., insurance mandate relief
Governor Cuomo put a last nail in the coffin of a good idea: analyzing the costs and benefits of proposed health insurance mandates.
First take on the Trump tax plan
President Trump's proposal to end itemized federal deductions for state and local tax payments would clobber New York State.