Cox: De Blasio Cheats Underprivileged Kids - NY Post Op Ed

Feb 28, 2014

Yesterday, Bill de Blasio took unilateral action to reverse co-location for several charter schools, including one that has existed since 2008. Access to a quality education is the great civil rights issue of our time, and Bill de Blasio just snatched the building blocks of upward social mobility... read more >

Cox: de Blasio's War on Charters Disgraceful

Feb 27, 2014

NEW YORK CITY... NYGOP Chair Ed Cox today released the following statement in response to Bill de Blasio reversing nine charter school co-locations. Co-locations allow charter schools to share rent-free space with non-charter public schools. "Bill de Blasio just unilaterally stole from... read more >

What surplus? What tax cuts?

Feb 26, 2014

Here's a riddle: When is a surplus not a surplus?   Here's the answer: When it doesn't actually exist, even though Andrew Cuomo says it does.   Andrew Cuomo has been talking up a $2 billion budget surplus a lot lately -- a surplus that supports his proposed tax cuts... read more >

Op-ed: Tax Relief can Create Manufacturing Jobs - but where's Cuomo?

Feb 24, 2014

New York's manufacturing sector is a shadow of its former self, and Upstate New York is paying the price. Immediate tax relief can help revive this struggling sector and create jobs Upstate. The solutions are staring Andrew Cuomo in the face. What's missing is the political will to institute... read more >