Issues and events that shape Long Island's economic and legislative landscape.

Monday, August 29, 2016

Legislative Updates


Governor Andrew Cuomo and the State Legislature are in final negotiations for the state budget, which is due on April 1st. READ MORE


The labor market continues to show strength and recent evidence points to stronger wage growth as well. This has translated into increased consumer confidence and spending. READ MORE


Recent economic news is again mixed, but the leading and lagging sectors appear to have switched. The labor market, which had been leading the economy, has performed unevenly. READ MORE


The Long Island Association's Priorities and Initiatives for 2015 include the critical issues, policies and projects we will advocate for on behalf of the Long Island business community this year. READ MORE


The New York State Legislature officially began its new session. READ MORE


Marks Second Consecutive Year of Savings for Private and Public Employers Including Municipalities and School Districts 2013 Business Relief Act Cuts System Cost to Employers Total of 30% Over Last Two Years READ MORE