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State Senate to call for $540 million for pre-kindergarten

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The state Senate’s budget resolution includes $540 million for universal prekindergarten and after-school programs in New York City and additional funding for the rest of the state. Though they lack the force of law, the one-house proposals from the state Senate and Assembly represent what the majorities want to see in the budget due April 1, which is being negotiated with Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The governor said that now “real discussions can begin.” Talks on ...

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March 14, 2014
7:17 a.m.

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No no no and still no. Why should the taxpayers pay for babysitters. No.