- 1:01 pm - Mon, Jan 16, 2012
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Which Andrew Cuomo transit policy deserves the honors?
In a close vote, the cut in dedicated funding edged out the Tappan Zee debacle. All it takes is one unexpected shortfall to trigger the next MTA fare hike or service cut, and this could be it.
While Cuomo promised to make up for the loss in funding by finding revenue elsewhere, he hasn’t identified the new $320 million yet. Even if he comes through this year, the way Albany works, it’s only a matter of time before this promise is forgotten.
For all these reasons, Cuomo also receives…
The Mr. Magoo Award for Extreme Shortsightedness