Editorial: The tax man: Heastie thinks higher levies are the only way to close a deficit

Posted to Applied Web NY on Sat, 12/07/2019 - 09:03

"If Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie meant to embody the worst stereotypes about Democratic politicians’ tax-and-spend tendencies, he succeeded this week when he suggested raising taxes to close New York’s troubling, sudden $6 billion state budget deficit."