So only now that we're in an election year and Mayor de Blasio wants to increase taxes on $500k+ earners to fund early education, does Governor Cuomo suddenly find an extra $1.5b? We'll take it but that disingenuity doesn't impress us. Keep up the pressure, Mayor!
EXCLUSIVE: Gov. Cuomo to unveil universal pre-K plan without hiking taxes in budget addressALBANY -- Gov. Cuomo will teach Mayor de Blasio a lesson Tuesday in power politics -- pledging to fund de Blasio's signature proposal of universal prekindergarten but without raising taxes. Cuomo will use his annual budget address to call for $1.5 billion in state spending over five years to make pre-K available in every corner of the state, sources told the Daily News.