Restoring Fairness, Progress and Pride
The Governor will work to codify the health exchange into law and pass a law to ensure pre-existing conditions continue to be covered by insurance companies.
Governor Cuomo will continue to lead the fight to repeal the cap on SALT, while continuing tax cuts for middle class families.
Social, Economic, and Racial Justice
Governor Cuomo proposes to end the injutsice in our criminal justice system by ending cash bail, improving the transparency discovery process, ensuring right to a speedy trial.
New York is standing up for our immigrant communities. We will pass the Dream Act once and for all to ensure a higher education system that provides opportunity to all children.
Governor Cuomo will end the disproportionate criminalization of one race over another by regulating, legalizing and taxing adult use of recreational marijuana.
Making a Real Difference in People’s Lives
The Budget supports the phase-in of the middle class tax cuts. As the new rates phase in, they will be the State’s lowest middle-class tax rates in more than 70 years.
Governor Cuomo will fix the MTA by passing congestion pricing and overhauling the outdated structure of the authority.
True Justice For All
The budget would require districts to distribute state aid in a more equitable manner, increase education aid by $1 billion, expand universal pre-k, and protect student loan borrowers.
While the federal government works to disenfranchise voters, Governor Cuomo will encourage citizens to engage in the democratic process.