NYS budget

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Cuomo-Legislature Showdown Could Lead To NYS Shutdown

Days before one of New York’s toughest-ever state budgets is due, protests over education and social services cuts persisted and the governor warned that the government could shut down.

03/23/2011

Mayor Bloomberg

Possibly 15,000 More NYC Teachers Could Face Ax

A whopping 15,000 teacher layoffs were threatened by Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Friday to deal with expected cuts in state aid to education. But parents don’t like that one bit.

01/28/2011