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Legislators give schools added aid

Budget deal will double initial Cuomo increase

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Area school officials are happy and relieved to learn they are in line to receive more state aid that will help preserve programs and staff. The Legislature’s proposed budget would increase the amount of education aid to $21.1 billion, about $942 million more than the current year. The aid increase is more than double the $422 million Gov. Andrew Cuomo had called for in his spending plan. After years of cuts or flat aid, Capital ...

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