Budget

Westchester County Executive George Latimer
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Peter Haskell
October 30, 2019 - 3:39 pm
The Westchester County budget will be unveiled next week, but residents don't have to worry about holding their breath.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
Danielle Parhizkaran / NorthJersey.com
June 30, 2019 - 2:26 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law a $38.7 billion budget that boosts education, public pension and transit spending and also keeps state beaches and parks open as the July 4 holiday approaches.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
Danielle Parhizkaran / NorthJersey.com
June 27, 2019 - 1:31 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday said he will sign the 2020 budget passed by lawmakers last week by the Sunday deadline, averting a government shutdown.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
Danielle Parhizkaran / NorthJersey.com
June 26, 2019 - 1:35 pm
PATERSON, N.J. (WCBS 880) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has yet to sign the nearly $39 billion budget passed by lawmakers last week, threatening yet another government shutdown in the state. At an event Wednesday to push for more money in the budget for community colleges, Murphy delivered a strong...
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Phil Murphy
Thomas P. Costello
June 24, 2019 - 5:52 pm
New Jersey lawmakers have a week to avoid a government shutdown but Gov. Phil Murphy said Monday all options are still on the table.
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Phil Murphy
Thomas P. Costello
June 20, 2019 - 4:38 pm
New Jersey lawmakers passed a $38.7 billion budget, sending it Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy, who has not said whether he'll accept or reject it.
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
© Danielle Parhizkaran/NorthJersey.com
June 18, 2019 - 5:41 pm
New Jersey is on the precipice of a government shutdown for the third year in a row, as legislative leaders continue to reject Gov. Phil Murphy's call for a Millionaire's Tax.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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March 03, 2019 - 11:26 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Gov. Cuomo and the Democrat-led state Assembly and state Senate couldn’t come to an agreement on a revenue forecast for the upcoming budget. The revenue forecast is a measure of how much the government can spend in the upcoming year. The lack of agreement will leave the state...
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NJ Budget meeting
Gov. Phil Murphy
June 28, 2018 - 2:58 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (WCBS 880) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is planning for all possible outcomes, including a government shutdown, if no budget deal is made this weekend. The first-year Democratic governor met with his Cabinet in Trenton Thursday where he projected optimism saying he believes there is...
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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June 16, 2018 - 11:30 am
TRENTON (WCBS 880) -- Democrats are at each other's throats over the budget in New Jersey. The state is getting closer to a potential government shutdown. The budget deadline is on June 30. Budget talks between the governor and state leaders broke down on Friday. State Senate President Steve...
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