E.J. McMahon

Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks - Albany, NY - Oct 17, 2011 (credit: Governor's Office)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Stands Against Millionaire’s Tax

The push for a higher tax on New Yorkers making more than $1 million a year is getting fresh life with a new poll showing overwhelming support, a high-profile rally on Monday and the strengthening Occupy Wall Street protest in New York City.

10/18/2011

Midtown Manhattan is seen from the air - New York, NY - Oct 24, 2010 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Study Says New York Cities To Be Hit Harder By Pension Costs

An analysis by the Manhattan Institute says New York’s cities will be hit especially hard by rising public pension costs.

08/26/2011

Mayor Michael Bloomberg

Bloomberg OK With Municipal Unions, Collective Bargaining

As Wisconsin’s governor is embroiled in a fight over fundamental guarantees for organized labor, the struggle between New York’s governor and the unions appears to feature more hype than bite so far.

02/22/2011