NYC budget

Comptroller Scott Stringer: De Blasio's Budget Falls ShortComptroller Scott Stringer said Wednesday the budgetary elephant in the room this year is the number of open labor agreements the city has to settle.
Bloomberg Offers Stunning Prediction Of What Tax Rates Could Be Under Next MayorKnowing that many labor leaders have refused to negotiate new contracts in the hope that a new mayor would be friendlier, the man some call “El Bloombito” said wage hikes should be finito.
NYC Senior Centers At Mercy Of Statewide Budget CrunchThere is growing alarm among senior citizens in New York City over plans to shut down more than a 100 of the city's senior centers, but there is a new way those who depend on the centers are fighting back.
Bloomberg: Next Round Of City Layoffs LikelyMayor Michael Bloomberg has ordered a hiring freeze and another round of draconian budget cuts that could result in more layoffs and fewer city jobs.