Tish James Hits Cuomo Tax Plan for Favoring ‘Corporations and the Wealthy’

Tish James at the rally this morning. (Photo: Public Advocate's Office)
Tish James at the rally this morning. (Photo: Alliance for Quality Education)

The city’s new public advocate, Tish James, who had vowed to be a thorn in the side of fellow officials, is already making good on her promise.

At a press conference early this morning demanding more education funding from the state, Ms. James went after Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the $2 billion tax cut plan he unveiled ahead of his State of the State speech last week, separating her from other city lawmakers, including Mayor Bill de Blasio, who have largely refused to criticize the plan. Continue reading “Tish James Hits Cuomo Tax Plan for Favoring ‘Corporations and the Wealthy’”