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County Leaders Ask State for Fiscal Help

The hearings on New York State's budget began with leaders of local governments asking for help meeting growing costs for health care and for retired workers. Karen DeWitt reports.  Go to full article

A Brief History of Medicaid in New York

The cost of the state's Medicaid program has grown by $17 billion since 1995, when Governor Pataki took office. The spending has risen so rapidly that the state's counties say just paying their share has led to a fiscal crisis. But Pataki, along with members of the state legislature, has found increasing spending on Medicaid difficult to resist. Karen DeWitt reports.  Go to full article

County Budgets: "We're Cannibalizing Ourselves"

County governments across the North Country are citing a long list of factors creating dramatic financial problems. Counties are proposing budgets that would cut personnel and services, as well as raise property taxes, in some cases by up to 20%. David Sommerstein joins Martha Foley to talk about the county budget crisis.  Go to full article

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