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Cuomo’s prison panel irks Senate Republicans

Cuomo’s prison panel irks Senate Republicans http://www.democratandchronicle.com/article/20110214/NEWS01/102140310/1003/news01/Cuomo-s-prison-panel-irks-Senate-Republicans February 14, 2011 ALBANY — Senate Republicans are criticizing Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to create a task force that would recommend prison closures, saying the move usurps the power of the Legislature and … Continue reading

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Testimony of NYS DOCS Commissioner Brian Fischer on Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s 2011-12 Executive Budget

February 9, 2011 Testimony of NYS DOCS Commissioner Brian Fischer on Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s 2011-12 Executive Budget before the Senate Finance and Assembly Ways and Means Committees, February 9, 2011 http://www.docs.state.ny.us/Commissioner/Testimony/11Budget.html Good morning and thank you Chairman DeFrancisco, Chairman … Continue reading

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From Gov. Cuomo’s Budget….Right-size Prison System.

Read the entire budget @; http://publications.budget.state.ny.us/eBudget1112/fy1112littlebook/BriefingBook.pdf Right-size Prison System. The prison population is projected to remain steady in 2011- 12, after a decline of nearly 15,000, or more than 20 percent, over the past 11 years. Despite the efforts of … Continue reading

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EXECUTIVE BUDGET merging the Department of Correctional Services and the Division of Parole into the new Department of Corrections and Community Supervision;

STATE OF NEW YORK DIVISION OF THE BUDGET ANDREW M. CUOMO, GOVERNOR FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 1, 2011 CONTACTS:Division of Budget: Erik KrissErik.Kriss@budget.state.ny.us 518.473.3885, Governor’s office press.office@exec.ny.gov 518-474-8418 GOVERNOR CUOMO’S 2011-12 EXECUTIVE BUDGET PROVIDES TRANSFORMATION PLAN FOR A NEW NEW … Continue reading

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