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Lawmakers say on-time state budget shows efficiency

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With three days to spare, New York has adopted its third straight on-time budget. That hasn’t been done in 30 years, and lawmakers, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders said it shows how well state government now functions. Further proof, they said, is that the $135 billion budget holds spending increases to less than 2 percent for the third consecutive time, without hikes in taxes or fees. “New York is coming back,” Cuomo said in ...

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