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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Governor's Office)

Cuomo Reacts To Teacher’s Union Lawsuit, Says State Has Most Expensive Education System In America

ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – New York’s largest teachers union and several parents sued Wednesday to overturn the state’s property tax cap as unconstitutional, contending it widens the gap between rich and poor districts and interferes […]

02/20/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Analysis: Gov. Cuomo’s Focus For ’12

After a year of political wins including a cap on property tax growth and the legalization of gay marriage, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he even managed to surprise himself this year.

12/24/2011

Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Gov. Cuomo Sells Property Tax Cap In Westchester, But Residents Skeptical

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo blitzed the suburbs Thursday with ceremonial bill signings, but will his 2-percent property tax cap stick? Not everyone is sure.

06/30/2011

New York Senate

Poll: New Yorkers Want Property Tax Cap

A poll said the New York Legislature’s top priority heading into the final weeks of the 2011 session should be passing a property tax cap. The Siena College poll said the next priorities should be an ethics reform law followed by extending rent control laws in New York City.

05/20/2011

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Mike Groll/AP)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Fights For Property Tax Cap

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is telling New Yorkers that lobbyists are fiercely fighting his property tax proposal and he needs their help.

05/10/2011

Property Taxes (credit: AP)

NJ Residents Vote Against Exceeding Property Tax Caps

New Jersey voters were not generous when it came to exceeding the new two percent property tax caps in school elections. They rejected increases in 12 of 14 municipalities that had referenda.

04/28/2011