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By Kyle McCauley Belokopitsky, Esq., Executive Director

It’s go time.

And we really need your voice to help our children.

Governor Cuomo recently introduced his 2019-20 Executive Budget. Please see HERE for a preliminary summary of items that may be of interest to you and your family.

Why is this important?

Because the decisions made in the state budget greatly affect your child, their school, and your family in many ways.

And if not us, then who? Who will advocate for our children if not you?

NYS PTA will testify to the legislature on February 6, and will call for a $2.2 billion increase in school aid:

Other NYS PTA budget policy positions:

Our advocacy alerts will start soon. So be on the lookout every Tuesday until June for our “Take Action” emails, where YOU can easily send an email to YOUR state legislators and other policy makers on critical issues facing children, families and schools.

NYS PTA members are nearly 300,000 strong, and we proudly represent each and every one of New York’s 2.6 million school children.