Governor Cuomo today continued his "People First Campaign" at Hofstra University, where he outlined his legislative priorities and told Long Islanders that their voices must be heard in order to get Albany to act on these key reforms.
WATCH VIDEO: 'One Job Created'
The Cuomo campaign has released an ad exposing Carl Paladino's record of receiving tens of millions of dollars in government contracts, leases, and tax breaks and donating half a million dollars to Albany politicians.
In one case, Carl Paladino received a $1.4 million Empire Zone tax break that was then revoked after the project on 529 Swan Street in Buffalo only created one job.
Watch the ad below:
Governor Cuomo today urged House Speaker John Boehner and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to block a proposal to slash federal homeland security funding given to the states by 50 percent. In his letter, Governor Cuomo said the dramatic cut would hamper New York's efforts to prevent terrorist attacks and protect New Yorkers.
Governor Cuomo Sends Letter to the Chancellor of the Board of Regents Regarding Performance Evaluations for Teachers
Governor Cuomo today sent the following letter to the Chancellor of the Board of Regents Merryl Tisch regarding changes needed to improve and accelerate performance evaluations for teachers.