2010-07-29 / Editorials
NY State Budget is Dead on Arrival
It’s finally arrived! Not the fully completed New York State budget, heaven forbid, but State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s assessment of the $134.4 billion budgetary behemoth. New York’s top accountant is making official what we taxpayers already knew; that this budget is a testimony to incompetent leadership and cowardly, reelection-driven legislators.