Young named chair of State Senate Finance Committee

Young named chair of State Senate Finance Committee
ALBANY – A Western New York lawmaker has been tapped to head the powerful Senate Finance Committee, a post that wields influence over the annual creation of the state government's $ 150 billion budget. Sen. Catharine Young, an Olean Republican, …
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The 1 New Year's Resolution To Improve Your Finances 4 Ways
By Jack Fehr, Next Avenue Contributor. New Year's resolutions: so easy to make, so hard to keep. But what if you could make just one financial resolution that would improve your life in four ways? Here's how: Make a habit of reading between the lines …
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Melissa Mark-Viverito to pay K fine for campaign-finance shenanigans
City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito has agreed to pay a $ 7,000 fine to settle charges that she violated the city's campaign finance law by accepting free consulting advice from a lobbyist to land her post in 2013. As part of a settlement with …
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Finance Ministry denies discrepancies in FY 2014/2015 posted budget
After accusations made by an official at the Central Auditing Organisation (CAO) and a report published by a news website regarding corruption, Finance Ministry Ambassador Ayman Qaffas denied Wednesday any discrepancies in the state budget of FY …
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