The new state budget

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.

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NY’s fiscal picture a bit murkier

With projected tax revenues down by $1.5 billion, Governor Cuomo will tap windfall cash to help balance the newly enacted state budget.

Old vs. young in NY under AHCA

The impact of the House GOP health plan on New York’s non-group insurance market would be dramatically different than in other states.

Obamacare growth slows in NY

The growth of Obamacare-related health coverage in New York slowed to 3 percent over the past year, the smallest increase since 2014.