Advocacy Alert: Governor Releases 2018-19 Executive Budget


January 16, 2018

Earlier today, Governor Cuomo released his proposed 2018-19 state budget. The Executive proposes a $769 increase in education funding. This is a 3% increase in education spending. The allowable growth under his self-imposed link to personal income growth would have been half that at 1.5%

$769 increase in education (3%)

In addition there were other notable items referenced, including:

Complete analysis of the bills is underway. NYSSBA governmental relations will send updates as new information is confirmed and when school aid runs are available.

The Governor's full briefing book can be viewed below.


NYSSBA Statement on Budget

Executive Director Timothy G. Kremer released the following statement on the Executive Budget Release:


NYSSBA Budget Webinar

Join NYSSBA's Governmental Relations team to get the details on the Executive budget next Tuesday, January 23rd at noon.

Registration for the webinar can be accessed below.


NYSSBA's Governmental Relations team will keep you up to date on these and other issues.

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