NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A major issue for mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio is making sure wealthy New Yorkers pay more taxes to fund education, but anything that happens would have to go through Albany.
As WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported Saturday, a plan to fund universal pre-kindergarten in particular by raising taxes on high income-earners has been a focal point of de Blasio’s campaign. But how will Albany respond to the plan?
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo was not biting when asked.