- The Governor delivered his Executive Budget address for fiscal year 2022 on Tuesday and released legislative language for his Executive Budget outlining details of his policy proposals for this legislative session and the fiscal outlook for NY. The next step in the budget process is to convene legislative budget hearings, as the State Legislature reviews the proposal and advances their own budget proposals in the coming months. A final budget is due by April 1, 2021.
- President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. was sworn into office this week as our 46th U.S. President. Making history, Vice President Kamala Harris became the first woman ever to hold that post, when she was sworn in by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor (New Yorker!). Once the new members of the Senate were sworn in, New Yorker Chuck Schumer became Senate Majority Leader.
For more information, please contact:
Clare M. Cusack, President & Chief Executive Officer, at (212) 297-1664
Megan Rowan McGovern, Deputy General Counsel & VP, Government Relations, at (212) 297-1669