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State Assembly’s Budget Proposal Includes $1.1 Billion For Education

Kristine Bellino, WIBX

The New York State Assembly’s 2014-2015 budget includes a $1.1 billion education aid increase.

That’s the largest increase of state aid to education in six years.

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi says the proposal includes $367 million for Gap Elimination Adjustment restoration.

The assembly’s proposal also earmarks $100 million in universal, full day Pre-K funding for high-need districts.

Listen to Brindisi’s comments below.

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