There’s just about a week and a half left before the budget deadline in New York State. Governor Andrew Cuomo and lawmakers remain at odds over a number of issues, including whether ethics disclosure rules should apply to Cuomo as well as the legislature. They also disagree on a number of education reform proposals.
The Senate and Assembly called a public budget conference meeting on Thursday. It lasted less than two minutes and focused mainly on listing when sub-conference committees would meet, as well as the relatively small amount of money they could haggle over.