WHAT: Debate on New York Ballot Proposal One.
Proposal One on New York’s statewide Nov. 8 ballot would amend the state Constitution to eliminate the existing requirement for state legislators to act on the governor’s annual budget Executive Budget before initiating their own appropriation bills. It would provide for an automatic contingency budget, subject to legislative amendment, whenever a new budget is not enacted before the start of a fiscal year.
WHEN: 1 pm Wednesday, Oct. 26
WHERE: WAMC Performing Arts Studio (the Linda Norris Auditorium) at 339 Central Avenue, Albany
WHO: Assemblyman Richard L. Brodsky (D-Westchester) and former Assembly Minority Leader John J. Faso
Sponsored by: The Empire Center and WAMC/Northeast Public
Moderated by: David Galletly, WAMCs senior vice president and host of its Legislative Gazette program
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