Joint Legislative Public Hearings On
2015-2016 Executive Budget Proposal
February 9, 2015
Hearing Room B, Legislative Office Building


Nonie Manion
Executive Deputy Director, NYS Department of Tax & Finance

Edmund J. McMahon
President, Empire Center for Public Policy

Ron Deutsch
Executive director, Fiscal Policy Institute

Mike Durant
NY State Director, National Federation of Independent Business

John Whiteley
Legislative Affairs Officer, NYS Property Tax Reform Coalition

Darla Romfo
President & Chief Operating Officer, Coalition for Opportunity and Education

Written Testimony
Julia Pignataro
President, Federation of Catholic School Teachers local 153 OPEIU AFL-CIO

Jason Pagan
Director of Legislative Affairs for the League of United Latin American Citizens

Bison, Children’s Scholarship Fund

Richard Bishop
UPS State and Local Income Tax Director

Jared Arader
Manager of Day School Advocacy, Government & External Relations, UJA Federation of NY