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Skelos blasts governor over funding issue

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Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos is blasting a proposal by Gov. Andrew Cuomo that would allow the governor to reallocate funding approved by the Legislature. Skelos says the Legislature is part of the government and the governor shouldn’t be able to simply divert funding after the top executive and lawmakers reach agreement on the state budget. Cuomo is seeking the new power as part of his budget proposal. He says it’s needed for efficiency and ...

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February 7, 2012
4:53 p.m.

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What about restoring funding to the kids! Youth Bureau funding has been cut another 33%! Enough already, please support our youth before they enter the JD system!