State Relations Update - January 19, 2010
January 19, 2010
2010-11 Executive Budget - The Governor unveiled his 2010-11 budget proposal today which includes the Public Higher Education Empowerment and Innovation Act.
Governor's Press Release
Higher Education Summary
A.9707 - Pubic Higher Education Empowerment & Innovation Act Provisions
A.9707 Support Memo
Legislative Reponses to the Executive Budget
Speaker Silver: "There are significant tax increases including a tax on middle-class parents and higher education....We're very concerned about the cost of higher ed."
Other Budget Comments & Observations
CUNY Chancellor Goldstein
Robert Ward, Rockefeller Institute
Fiscal Committee Hearing - The joint Assembly Ways and Means and Senate Finance Committee hearing on Higher Education will be Wednesday, January 27 at 9:30 am in Hearing Room B of the LOB.
Director of Legislative Relations
Office of University Relations
State University of New York