New York State Senate Democratic Majority Staff Analysis of the 2020-2021 Executive Budget Proposal

On Tuesday, January 21, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo proposed the Executive Budget for State Fiscal Year 2020‐21.. The proposed $178.6 billion Executive Budget is the starting point of the budget process in New York State. This year’s Executive Budget includes olicy initiatives and recommendations to address the project $6.1 billion budget gap.

To learn more about the Governor’s Executive Budget and the Senate Democratic Majority Conference’s Staff Analysis of the Executive Budget, download the 2020 Blue Book.

To learn more about the upcoming Joint Legislative Budget Hearings, download the schedule.

To view the budget hearings live, visit