Bloomberg heads to Albany to fight city cuts

Mayor Michael Bloomberg was in Albany today to fight against Gov. Andrew Cuomo's (D-N.Y.) proposed cuts.Bloomberg is warning the governor that his proposed budget would

THE BRONX - Mayor Michael Bloomberg was in Albany today to fight against Gov. Andrew Cuomo's (D-N.Y.) proposed cuts.

Bloomberg is warning the governor that his proposed budget would shortchange New York City by more than $2 million. He says that it would also trigger thousands of layoffs.

Cuomo is putting city cuts at about $1 billion. He says the move is necessary and that New York must reduce spending to help close the state's $10 billion deficit.

Cuomo proposes NY layoffs, health and school cuts

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 Bronx Sportscast, Jan. 23
Con Edison has offered a few tips you 2 Con Ed offers storm safety tips
Two children were struck by a school bus 3 School bus hits 2 children in Mott Haven
VIDEO: Discovery of human remains in freezer shocks 4 VIDEO: Discovery of human remains in freezer shocks neighbors
Jenny Gutierrez, Hector Quezada and Joel Hernandez were 5 Suspects in fatal restaurant beating appear in court

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE