Senator O'Mara shares his weekly perspective on issues facing New York State government.
Local governments face increasingly difficult fiscal constraints due to the tax cap and long-stagnant state aid to municipalities. State investment in local transportation is fundamentally important to local economic development, job creation, motorist safety and property tax relief.
Senator O'Mara offers his weekly perspective on many of the key challenges and issues facing the Legislature, as well as on legislative actions, local initiatives, state programs and policies, and more. Stop back every Monday for Senator O'Mara's latest column "From the Capitol..."