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February 23, 2018

Levy: Plan to require work for Medicaid is long overdue

President Bill Clinton’s landmark Workfare Act required welfare recipients to work as a prerequisite to a welfare check. […]
January 16, 2018

Hopes for a Taxpayer Friendly 2018

It’s laudable that our state legislators lashed out against parts of the federal tax plan that will hurt […]
January 3, 2018

What Republicans must demand from Democrats before even considering a DACA deal

Conventional wisdom says that Democrats hold all the cards when it comes to the upcoming debate on Deferred […]

Posts By Levy


July 7, 2015
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Most folks I know were outraged to hear last month that a police official from a sleepy village in Nassau County was able to retire with a $1 million severance package. Unfortunately, few in Albany seem to care.

Albany Must Eliminate Overtime From Pensions July 7, 2015 by Steve Levy Published in the Albany Times Union Most […]
May 11, 2015
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Many believe that battling with overbearing police unions makes one anti-cop. Not so.

Battle the union, but support our cops May 11, 2015 by Steve Levy Hosted on Long island Business News Suffolk […]
March 13, 2015
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Taxing entities wishing to effectuate economies of scale can join together in a joint purchasing program. Instead of a village going out to bid for 50 desks unilaterally, it can bid with 10 other jurisdictions where 500 desks will be purchased.

Levy: Tax rebates hinge on consolidation Hosted on Long Island Business News | March 13, 2015 by Steve Levy Did […]
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